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'The Situation' Trademark Situation

2/2/2010 1:30 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Two different people are dying to put the "The Situation" on your butt -- in the form of underwear -- in what appears to be a race to score a trademark on the greatest nickname to ever emerge from the "Jersey Shore."

The Situation
Two applications were filed with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office in the hopes of sealing the deal on the phrase for use on clothing -- however, neither one of the applicants is Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino himself.

One application was filed by a porn company owned by The Situation's brother, Marc Sorrentino, on December 28. Another app was filed by a corporation called Vadio LLC, and according to TheSmokingGun, the corporation is headed by a guy named Matthew Hunter.

So who's best situated to score The Situation trademark?

Stay tuned ...


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16.

barb    

Too bad this guy is so damned ugly!!

1635 days ago
17.

hahahaha!    

I hate how anyone can now trademark a name, whether it's yours or not, commonly used or not. I don't like Mike but since he obviously coined the term and used it on TV as his nick then he should have at least the option of trademarking it himself. It would be like some shmuck trying to trademark 'you're fired' or something.

1635 days ago
18.

61604LIFE    

No he looks like Pauly Shore. MTV has become such a joke. Just a matter of time till they crash and burn. lol MTV should change themselves to DTV ( Desperate TV )

1635 days ago
19.

toeknee gee    

This guy and the other gelled one are not teenagers at all. this one here looks like he is 48 years old or older.

The other gelled one is probably pushing 40.

The hell they call themselves teenagers! Teenagers My ass!

1635 days ago
20.

Rip Off Chris    

Sorry but this steroid indused arrogant boy is'nt at all attractive.Why mtv would condone and exploit it's use is beyond me.

1635 days ago
21.

sortamaybe    

This guy looks like Pauly Shore.

1635 days ago
22.

Annie    

First D.J.: Okay, campers, rise and shine, and don't forget your booties 'cause it's cooooold out there today.
Second D.J.: It's coooold out there every day. What is this, Miami Beach?
First D.J.: Not hardly. And you know, you can expect hazardous travel later today with that, you know, that, uh, that blizzard thing.
Second D.J.: [mockingly] That blizzard - thing. That blizzard - thing. Oh, well, here's the report! The National Weather Service is calling for a "big blizzard thing!"
First D.J.: Yessss, they are. But you know, there's another reason why today is especially exciting.
Second D.J.: Especially cold!
First D.J.: Especially cold, okay, but the big question on everybody's lips...
Second D.J.: - On their chapped lips...
First D.J.: - On their chapped lips, right: Do ya think Phil is gonna come out and see his shadow?
Second D.J.: Punxsutawney Phil!
First D.J.: Thats right, woodchuck-chuckers - it's
[in unison]
First D.J.: GROUNDHOG DAY!
Second D.J.: GROUNDHOG DAY!

1635 days ago
23.

IHATESULLYbutnotKRAZY THE KOOKY KLOWN    

he looks like cross between Jughead and Archie. Pauly looks like sex pedifile crossed with a Gia pet and Grandpa munster.

1635 days ago
24.

IHATESULLYbutnotKRAZY THE KOOKY KLOWN    

Pauly D gets his hair to stand up by using a generous slathering of human anal leakage- After his hair dries-- he goes ahead and washes it in the indide of a toliet (why do you think he styls it just like the head of a toilet brush.

1635 days ago
25.

Megan    

Can everyone please stop talking about this douche bag please, what is he famous for NOTHING!

1635 days ago
26.

tonyboy    

Thats hilarious. For a guy like situation who is all abs with no ass anywhere in sight lmao. They should be calling it Flat Ass.

1635 days ago
27.

LWood    

Loser douche bag. The "situation" is that this one-way m-f'er is such a liar! Love how he stepped back and watched his new bar buddy punch a girl in the face. What, and his hooker for the night in Atlantic City couldn't wait for him to walk J-Woww upstairs to her room and then come back down? The bar was in the same hotel! He's a jerk! And six-packs don't last forever so he'd better make the most of his 15 minutes.

1635 days ago
28.

Black Power    

The people who watch this show must have the brains the size of peas. The good news is that this show will soon be over and the idiots on it will disappear into oblivion. The bad news is that MTV will create a new show with a whole new bunch of idiots for the younger generation to idolize.

1635 days ago
29.

Michelle    

I do not go to Seaside Heights anymore because of these typs of idiots and yet they are making money doing that. I am soooo confused about this world. Also, they admitted on Chelsea Lately that they are NOT EVEN FROM NJ! Hellloooo I would love to make $10,000 an episode to act like an inmature a..hole!

1635 days ago
30.

SALLY    

Who the hell are these people? Who is that fat chick Pooki - Snokkior whatever her name is. Why is she alway pouting her lips? She looks like a idiot.

1635 days ago
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