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Jimmy Kimmel pranks wannabe music snobs at SXSW -- VIDEO

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Hipsters, beware — music festival-goers are becoming a favorite target of Jimmy Kimmel.

In front of an audience at SXSW in Austin last night — Jimmy Kimmel Live has been taping from the festival since Monday — the late-night host noted that “people who come to music festivals pride themselves on knowing who the new acts are, even if they don’t know who the new acts are.” To prove his point, Kimmel sent a “Lie Witness News” camera crew into the streets of Austin to ask music fans their thoughts on totally made up artists, including┬áContact Dermatitis,┬áNeil Patrick Harassment, female rappers Heavy Flow, and a whole slew of geeky Game of Thrones-inspired bands, including Daenerys Targaryen and the Dragon Ponies.

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Jimmy Kimmel catches inauguration liars -- VIDEO

We’ve all heard of “fake it till you make it,” but for the pedestrians caught on Jimmy Kimmel’s “Lie Witness News,” maybe the better mantra is “don’t sign the releases.”

In the segment, Kimmel’s reporter asks people what they thought about the teddy bear throwing, tap routine, giant free cake, and Biden tears at President Obama’s inauguration.

The only problem (as you all definitely know) is that the inauguration hasn’t happened yet. Watch the full clip below: READ FULL STORY

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