August 30th, 2012
01:17 PM ET
Considering that one of its stars isn't really in a position to live with seven other partying roommates while pretending to work at a t-shirt store - you know, because Snooki's had a baby and all - it makes sense that MTV has decided to end "Jersey Shore" with season 6.
The series that added "fist-pumping," "GTL" and "smushing" into our vocabulary - not to mention giving an alternate meaning to "situation" - will kick off the beginning of the end on October 4 at 10 p.m.
Before then, MTV is intent on
That'll be followed by interviews with the cast during MTV's VMAs pre-show at 7 p.m. Another option is to just leave your TV on MTV all day starting at 11 a.m. ET/PT for the "Jersey Shore" marathon - and if you need a bathroom break during the Seaside onslaught, perhaps the show will inspire you to find creative locations to relieve yourself.
What do you think - did "Jersey Shore" have another season left in it, or has MTV made a smart move? By the way - if this is disappointing news for you, perhaps you'll take comfort in the fact that the spinoff series, "Snooki and JWoww," did get a second season.
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