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?”