Back to the shore, and back to normal.
This Thursday, Jersey Shore
returns for its fifth season. (Can you believe it? It seems like mere months ago that we watched Snooki get punched in the face. Ah, memories...
) And after a wacky, extra-tense "vacation" in Italy, the shore kids will return to their native habitat this season. Back to the beach house, back to the boardwalk, and -- for the boys -- back to their favorite barbers, who know just how to cut Pauly's blowout and shave the blasphemous cross into the back of The Situation's head. Watch a sneak peek of the premiere:
Looking your "best" so you can go do your worst. It's the Jersey Shore
Check out another sneak peek of the premiere over at US Weekly
of Vinny "dry humping" Pauly because he's so excited to see him. But, after four seasons of the same antics, will viewers be as excited to reunite with the macaroni rascals? We'll soon find out...Jersey Shore season 5 premieres Thursday, January 5 at 10pm on MTV.(Image courtesy of MTV)