Grammy Awards: A little 'Jersey Shore' on the red carpet
Perhaps he was giving first dibs on the spotlight to pals Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi and Paul "DJ Pauly D" Delvecchio?
The year has treated Snooki well, in the Ministry's humble opinion. Though the smooch remains the same, she's taken a glam step up from last year's skintight purple number and black suede booties, above.
— Yvonne Villarreal and Christie D'Zurilla
Photos: Snooki in silver at Sunday's Grammy Awards at Staples Center and at last year's event in purple. Credit: Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times, right; Mario Anzuoni / Reuters, inset.