Brian Williams Finally Recants His Shot-Down Helicopter Tale

Maybe it’s because Brian Williams constantly has a smug, pseudo-intellectual look on his face, but his most recent confession of journalistic wrongdoing filled me with quite a bit of mirth. Apparently that story that he and NBC have been peddling, about Brian Williams being shot down by an RPG while reporting from Iraq in 2003, is entirely false. Yep. Wrong helicopter: However, crew members told Stars and Stripes that Williams and his team were in a different helicopter, about an hour behind Read more […]