By Mandi Bierly
Updated August 29, 2011 at 07:47 PM EDT
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What started out as a simple question on the red carpet of last night’s MTV Video Music Awards — What is your all-time favorite music video and why? — turned into a difficult answer for Jersey Shore‘s Jennifer “J-Woww” Farley. “It would have to be Gun N’ Roses. Maybe ‘Every Rose Has Its Thorn.’ Oh, no, that was Bon Jovi,” she said. Actually, that’s a Poison song, EW stringer Carrie Borzillo corrected her. “That was Poison? No. Where they pass away and the casket? That was Guns N’ Roses. Oh, no, wait. ‘November Rain’ is what I mean. It was original. No CG or anything. It was all about a story.”

Hilarious? Yes. But forgivable?

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