‘The Situation’ Can’t Wait to Get on a Citi Bike

TV personality Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino arrives at the 2013 MTV Movie Awards at Sony Pictures Studios on April 14, 2013 in Culver City, California.
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Ahead of Citi Bike’s big public debut last weekend, Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino was in Times Square, attending to, well, a situation. As tourists and New Yorkers alike gawked in fascination at the new bike share rack in their midst, the Situation rumored to be starring in his own Jersey Shore spinoff series strolled by it without a glance. Intrigued, Daily Intelligencer asked the him for his thoughts on the Citi Bike program. He was a fan, it turned out – though he was perhaps unaware that he was standing next to a station.

I haven’t gotten the chance to try it yet, but I would,” he said. “It’s cool. Yeah, I’d try it. Where are they?”