There are things in life you forget, and there are things you never forget.  Being shot out of the air by an RPG is on the “never forget” list.


But Brian Williams, Anchor of NBC’s Nightly News would have us believe the opposite – that that heart-stopping terror of being in a Chinook taken down by enemy fire is something that could slip your mind, like forgetting where you placed your keys or the name of a restaurant he ate at last year.

You can watch his implausible explanation here:


Reaction online to the news of Williams’ deception has been massive and harsh from both the public and the veteran community.  Brandon Webb, former Navy SEAL and CEO of Force12Media stated, “Brian Williams is an example of everything that’s wrong with TV news entertainment today.”