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    Jimmy Fallon Asked Elon Musk For Help When #RIPJimmyFallon Started Trending On Twitter, And He Basically Offered Zero Assistance

    #RIPJimmyFallon began trending on Twitter after a joke went viral.

    Jimmy Fallon isn't dead — despite what some Twitter posts have people believing!

    A closeup of Jimmy

    The rumors apparently all started last night when someone jokingly tweeted that Jimmy had died, but included a photo of fellow late night host James Corden.

    A closeup of Jimmy

    "Gone but not forgotten. Rest easy king 🕊🥀 Sept 19, 1974-Nov 15, 2022 #RIPJimmyFallon," several tweets read.

    Gone but not forgotten. Rest easy king 🕊🥀 Sept 19, 1974-Nov 15, 2022 #RIPJimmyFallon

    @EclipseShade69 / CBS / Via Twitter: @EclipseShade69

    It wasn't long before #RIPJimmyFallon began trending anyway, sparking concern among some fans.

    A closeup of Jimmy

    Thankfully, Jimmy was quick to step in and set the record straight...and ask Elon Musk for a little help clearing things up.

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    "Elon, can you fix this? #RIPJimmyFallon," Jimmy tweeted.

    Elon, can you fix this? #RIPJimmyFallon

    @jimmyfallon / Via Twitter: @jimmyfallon

    Despite not even tagging Elon, the Twitter CEO noticed the message — but wasn't very much help.

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    "Fix what?" Elon simply replied, seemingly not understanding that Jimmy wanted the hashtag removed.

    @elonmusk / Via Twitter: @elonmusk

    Hours after his initial tweet, Elon followed up again, directing Jimmy to the Community Notes team.

    @jimmyfallon Sounds like a job for @CommunityNotes!

    @elonmusk / Via Twitter: @elonmusk

    While the hashtag is still around, it now seems as though most people thankfully understand it's a joke.

    A closeup of Jimmy

    And thankfully, Jimmy is still with us, despite some Twitter misinformation!