The infamous party boy, who holed up at Utah's Cirque Lodge, said last month he'd "voluntarily taken steps to get control of a prescription medication problem," though insiders later revealed he'd freely admitted to those within the clinic that he was also battling alcohol abuse.
Earlier this week we got the decidedly un-shocking news that 'Jersey Shore' star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is spending his hiatus from the show holed up in rehab.
And while his rep initially said it was for the trite "exhaustion" (seriously, when will they stop trotting that out and expecting us to believe it?), the truth is now leaking out.
Looks like all that hard partying does have repercussions -- a rep for 'Jersey Shore' star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino has confirmed that the eterna-tanned reality star has checked himself into rehab. So what does this mean to the upcoming season of 'Jersey Shore' and what did Sorrentino himself tweet about the news?