‘Jersey Shore’: Quarantine Upends Ronnie Ortiz-Magro’s GTL Routine

by Jeremy Spirogis
Ronnie Ortiz-Magro

Ronnie Ortiz-Magro is having some bother adjusting to life below quarantine. The Jersey Shore star’s gym-tan-laundry routine has been upended by the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown, he shared in an April 24 Instagram post. 

Ronnie Ortiz-Magro says quarantine is ‘killing’ him

“This [quarantine] is killing me!!” Ortiz-Margro wrote in his current replace. “You telling me I have to tan in the sun like the rest of the world?” 

He then added a number of hashtags to his post, together with #NOGTL, #JustGL, and #FKiNeedSomeT.

Back within the day, Ortiz-Margro, 34, and his Jersey Shore castmates had been well-known for his or her GTL way of life. 

“If you don’t go to the gym, you don’t look good. If you don’t tan, you’re pale. And if you don’t do laundry, you ain’t got no clothes,” because the Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino — who popularized the phrase — defined on an episode of Jersey Shore. 

Fans urge him to get a tanning mattress 

After Ortiz-Magro shared his tanning woes, followers urged him to spend money on a tanning mattress. 

“Get like @djpaulyd and buy a tanning bed for your house lol,” one commented. 

“You mean you don’t own a tanning bed, what kind of Jersey are you?” one other requested. 

Others assured him that even when he was wanting slightly pale, there was nothing to fret about. “You still look great @realronniemagro don’t stress about tanning,” one wrote. 

He’s skilled ‘a bunch of unfortunate events’ just lately 

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Ronnie Ortiz-Magro | Rich Polk/Getty Images for MTV

The Jersey Shore star has had a drama-filled 12 months, as followers know. 

In October 2019, he and then-girlfriend Jen Harley had a violent altercation in Los Angeles that ended with Ortiz-Magro being arrested and ultimately charged with home violence. Then, in January 2020, he says she assaulted him in his dwelling. He acquired a restraining order towards her after the alleged assault, whereas she has an order of safety towards him stemming from the October incident. 

Harley additionally has sole custody of the couple’s 2-year-old daughter Ariana, for the reason that restraining order bars Ortiz-Magro from seeing his little one. On his Instagram story, he just lately shared a number of images of his Ariana, together with one with the caption “I miss you like crazy.” 

On the April 23 episode of Jersey Shore: Family Vacation, Sorrentino, Vinny Guadagnino, and Pauly “DJ Pauly D” DelVecchio checked in with their friend, who has been arduous to succeed in amidst all his private drama. When they reached him by telephone, Ortiz-Magro stated he was doing OK. 

“I mean, one day at a time,” he stated. “A bunch of unfortunate events that were completely out of my control, and all I can do is stay away from the situation that got me to where that is.”

“All I can do is move forward and hope it never happens again, and just grow as a person and grow as a man and grow as a father,” he added. “That’s all I can really do.”

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