Jimmy Kimmel (Jason Merritt / Getty Images) Jimmy Kimmel (Jason Merritt / Getty Images)

“Good thing nothing is happening in Syria right now.”

Jimmy Kimmel after reviewing waves of gullible media coverage of the viral video of a young woman whose attempt at twerking caught her pants on fire — in reality, a stuntwoman hired by the late-night comedy host for the gig, he revealed on Monday night’s show. See the real video at the Style Blog (Jimmy Kimmel reveals twerk ‘epic fail’ video was actually epic hoax) and learn how to spot the next “viral” hoax.

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