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The Situation

Michael Paul Sorrentino (born July 4, 1981) publicly known by his nickname The Situation, is an American television personality. He has appeared on the MTV reality show Jersey Shore since its premiere in 2009. Sorrentino has been a cast member on Jersey Shore since its debut in 2009. Since appearing on that show, Sorrentino has been a guest on many TV series, such as The Howard Stern Show, The Tonight Show with Conan O'Brien, The Jay Leno Show, Lopez Tonight, SportsNation, Chelsea Lately, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, and Conan. Sorrentino was a contestant on Season 11 of Dancing with the Stars, eliminated on the 4th week. His partner was Karina Smirnoff. In 2010, Sorrentino appeared with Bristol Palin in a public service announcement for The Candie's Foundation, as part of its Pause Before You Play campaign to prevent teen pregnancy. In January 2011, Sorrentino signed on to star in the YOBI.tv "Random Talent" webseries co-starring British comedian Ben Green. The name of the series was later changed to New Stage. Sorrentino made more than $5 million in 2010, the second highest of any other reality star after Kim Kardashian. This money was accrued through endorsements with Devotion

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The Situation -- No Drinks for Him!

The Situation
No Drinks for Him!

The cast of "Jersey Shore" hit up a bar last night in their first outing of the new season, and while the recently rehabbed Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino was there ... he didn't touch any… READ MORE >

'Jersey Shore' Cast -- It's GTL Time Again!

'Jersey Shore' Cast
It's GTL Time Again!

The "Jersey Shore" gang's all here -- well almost all ... as Snooki, the Situation, Deena and a once again lip-locked Ronnie & Sammi made their way back down the shore to start taping season 6… READ MORE >

- 845 days ago
Snooki -- I'm Evicting Myself from 'Jersey Shore' House

Snooki
I'm Evicting Myself from 'Jersey Shore' House

Season 6 of "Jersey Shore" just dropped another major bomb, TMZ has learned ... Snooki will NOT be shacking up with her fellow castmates this summer -- instead getting her own private nest nearby.… READ MORE >

- 855 days ago
The Situation -- MTV's Stomaching Me for One More Season

The Situation
MTV's Stomaching Me For One More Season

He can't drink ... but MTV's still taking another fat chance on The Situation -- casting him on Season 6 of "Jersey Shore" after his rehab stint for substance abuse -- and somehow, Abercrombie… READ MORE >

- 860 days ago
The Situation -- In the Middle of the Worst Cat Fight Ever

The Situation
In the Middle of the Worst Catfight Ever

Maybe we're still riding on the high of that awesome "Gypsy Wedding" catfight we posted ... but this catfight The Situation found himself in the middle of in Beverly Hills yesterday was so… READ MORE >

- 886 days ago
The Situation -- Business As Usual

The Situation
Business As Usual

The Situation was back to his normal routine yesterday in New Jersey -- driving around in his Lamborghini, hitting up the car wash, the gym, and a vitamin store.As TMZ first reported, The… READ MORE >

- 899 days ago
Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino -- I'm Done with Rehab

The Situation
I'm Done with Rehab

The Situation has CHECKED OUT of the Cirque Lodge rehab center in Utah ... where he was receiving treatment for substance abuse ... TMZ has learned. TMZ broke the story ... Mike Sorrentino checked… READ MORE >

- 902 days ago
The Situation -- MTV Warned Him for YEARS About Drinking Problem

The Situation
MTV Warned Him for YEARS -- Stop Being a Drunk Mess!!!

MTV had threatened to replace The Situation on "Jersey Shore" many times over the past two years due to his excessive drinking -- sources connected with the production tell TMZ.According to… READ MORE >

- 905 days ago
The Situation -- BANNED from Showing Abs in Rehab

The Situation in Rehab
BANNED from Showing Abs

The Situation must be going through an identity crisis in rehab -- because TMZ has learned, the treatment facility BANS excess skin exposure ... including abs ... as well as douchebag clothing.TMZ… READ MORE >

- 913 days ago
'Jersey Shore' -- Producers Looking to Phase Out The Situation & Snooki

'Jersey Shore'
Producers Looking to Phase Out The Situation & Snooki

With Snooki pregnant and The Situation getting sober, the people behind "Jersey Shore" are FREAKED the show will lose its sex-crazed alcohol-fueled edge -- so they're looking to phase the two out… READ MORE >

- 914 days ago

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