Celebrity·Posted on Nov 16, 2022Jimmy 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.by Alex GurleyBuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Jimmy Fallon isn't dead — despite what some Twitter posts have people believing! Arturo Holmes / Getty Images 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. Dimitrios Kambouris / Getty Images for The Met Museum/Vogue "Gone but not forgotten. Rest easy king 🕊🥀 Sept 19, 1974-Nov 15, 2022 #RIPJimmyFallon," several tweets read. Eclipse Shade🍥 @EclipseShade69 Gone but not forgotten. Rest easy king 🕊🥀 Sept 19, 1974-Nov 15, 2022 #RIPJimmyFallon 01:23 AM - 16 Nov 2022 Reply Retweet Favorite @EclipseShade69 / CBS / Via Twitter: @EclipseShade69 It wasn't long before #RIPJimmyFallon began trending anyway, sparking concern among some fans. Nbc / NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images Thankfully, Jimmy was quick to step in and set the record straight...and ask Elon Musk for a little help clearing things up. Angela Weiss / AFP via Getty Images "Elon, can you fix this? #RIPJimmyFallon," Jimmy tweeted. Jimmy Fallon @jimmyfallon Elon, can you fix this? #RIPJimmyFallon 02:34 AM - 16 Nov 2022 Reply Retweet Favorite @jimmyfallon / Via Twitter: @jimmyfallon Despite not even tagging Elon, the Twitter CEO noticed the message — but wasn't very much help. Carina Johansen / NTB/AFP via Getty Images "Fix what?" Elon simply replied, seemingly not understanding that Jimmy wanted the hashtag removed. Elon Musk @elonmusk @jimmyfallon Fix what? 01:53 PM - 16 Nov 2022 Reply Retweet Favorite @elonmusk / Via Twitter: @elonmusk Hours after his initial tweet, Elon followed up again, directing Jimmy to the Community Notes team. Elon Musk @elonmusk @jimmyfallon Sounds like a job for @CommunityNotes! 05:19 PM - 16 Nov 2022 Reply Retweet Favorite @elonmusk / Via Twitter: @elonmusk While the hashtag is still around, it now seems as though most people thankfully understand it's a joke. Cindy Ord / Getty Images for The Met Museum/Vogue And thankfully, Jimmy is still with us, despite some Twitter misinformation!