"Dancing with the Stars" Season 11, Week 4 Elimination

Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino was forced to say “goodbye” on last night’s episode of “Dancing with the Stars.” The judges gave him the lowest score of the evening on Monday and the TV viewers failed to give him enough votes to bail him out of his precarious situation (ba-dum-bum). Hopefully he’ll find a way to use some of his new moves at the clubs on the next season of “Jersey Shore.”

Beyond the elimination, the rest of the show featured a few great guest performers. For me, the highlight was when The Goo Goo Dolls kicked things off with a medley of their songs, accompanied by professional dancers Dmitri Chaplin, Chelsie Hightower, Jason Glover (Yay! Another “So You Think You Can Dance” vet joins the “DWTS” family! I love when that happens) and Chantal Aguirre. Florence and the Machine and Forever Tango rounded out the night. Save for one unfortunate video package (an instructional video on what it takes to score a 10 from Len—I was itching to hit the fast-forward button on my DVR the whole time) it was a fairly entertaining show.

Tune in next Monday for TV Theme Week and check back here the next day for our recap. In the meantime, tell us what you thought about this week’s episode. Do you think The Situation’s elimination was fair? Share your thoughts here or on Twitter (@Dance_SpiritMag).

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