EXCLUSIVE: Snooki's Secret Boyfriend Caught In 'Nazi Salute' Photo Scandal

Jun. 17 2010, Published 2:22 p.m. ET

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She's Snookin' for love no longer.

Nicole 'Snooki' Polizzi has a secret guido in her life -- and this one likes to make what looks to be the Nazi salute. has exclusively learned the Jersey Shore star has been covertly dating Kenny Hitzel, 25, from Newburgh, New York

While she may not have been lucky in love on the hit MTV show or with "guido juicehead" Emilio Antonio, Snooki seems to have found her match in this equally-tanned love.

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The pint-sized reality TV star has been proudly flaunting her rekindled relationship with Hitzel, her childhood sweetheart and prom partner.

Hitzel and Snooki have posted photos of each other online, including one where Hitzel is captured in embrace and kissing the reality vixen.

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Yet in a disturbing photo posted on his Facebook page, Hitzel is pictured holding up his right hand in a "Heil Hitler" pose.

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The photo is tagged with the words, 'Hitzel or Hitler?'.

He reportedly struck the apparent pose while on vacation in Germany last month.

Seemingly agitated with the photos obvious nod to the evil dictator Adolf Hitler, one of Hitzel's friends commented, 'wtf?' -- an abbreviation for the expression 'what the f--?.'

Tatiana Hitzel, a relative of Kenny's, responded: "Lol, he was throwing a ball, but I caught him when he was feeling hitlerish." has learned Snooki and Kenny have known each other since elementary school.

While Snooki's love quests have long been documented on the hit MTV show, a source suggested she had long held a candle for Hitzel and even let it compromise past relationships.

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"I'm the guy she cheated on all her boyfriends with," he told one friend.

Said a source: "Kenny talks about Snooki non-stop and he is totally in love with her."



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