Jersey Shore star Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi  introduces her first son with Jionni LaValle, Lorenzo Dominic LaValle to the world on this week’s issue of People Magazine.  Is it just me, or does he looks like a little handsome gangsta?

People Magazine paid Snooki an undisclosed sum of money for the first public picture of her son, who was born last weekend in a New Jersey hospital.

In the interview Snooki explains how Lorenzo, her little meatball came by his name.  “It’s a different kind of love that I never felt before,” says Polizzi, 24, who is currently filming the second season of her MTV spin-off Snooki & JWOWW. It

Don’t forget to pick up this week’s issue of People Magazine to see all the photos.