Williams, the anchor of the "NBC Nightly News," apologized on Wednesday for multiple claims over the years that he'd been aboard a helicopter that was "forced down after being hit by an RPG" on March 24, 2003. Indeed, a helicopter was forced down by enemy fire- but Williams wasn't on it as his chopper arrived about an hour later and only landed next to the damaged one.
#BrianWilliamsMemories hashtag is still trending wherein tweeters "reimagines" Williams reliving other "accomplishments"- memories -- just like the Iraq incident -- ALL of course hilariously made up!
Here are a few:
That time he raised the flag on Iwo Jima #BrianWilliamsMisremembers #BrianWilliamsMemories http://t.co/NUOSNVoQfy
Rusty Shackelford (@rshackelford14) February 05, 2015