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Brian Williams

  1. departure
    Longtime News Anchor Brian Williams to Leave MSNBC by the End of 2021Williams has been with MSNBC for 28 years.
  2. cable news
    Brian Williams’s On-Air Trump Troll Had Us at Hello“Someone is of course gonna be in big trouble.”
  3. media
    Brian Williams Is Back on TV The news anchor returns to TV with coverage of Pope Francis’s visit for MSNBC.
  4. cable news news
    MSNBC Preps for Brian Williams’s Return by Canceling 3 Daytime ShowsSay good-bye to The Cycle, Now with Alex Wagner, and The Ed Show.
  5. media
    Lester Holt Is Still Friends With Brian WilliamsThe new NBC Nightly News anchor broke his silence about the scandal.
  6. brian williams
    Brian Williams: ‘I Said Things That Were Wrong’“I told stories that were wrong. It wasn’t from a place where I was trying to use my job and title to mislead. I got it wrong. I own this, and I own up to this.”
  7. media
    Brian Williams Is Doing a Full Apology TourHe’s reportedly met with his colleagues in New York and D.C.
  8. media
    Brian Williams Is Out As Nightly News Anchor, But He’ll Stay at NBC Sub Lester Holt will take over permanently.
  9. media
    Lester Holt Is Probably Replacing Brian Williams for GoodSources say it’s still unclear if BriWi will remain at NBC.
  10. debacles
    NBC Reportedly Looking for Something Else for Brian Williams to Do Rather than simply go back to anchoring Nightly News.
  11. media
    Investigation Confirms That Brian Williams Told Many Lies NBC News’ inquiry has uncovered at least 11.
  12. brian williams
    Brian Williams Finally Spott— OMG a PuppyIf Williams’s plan was to distract the press from his scandal with an adorable puppy, it appears to have worked.
  13. media
    How Has the Anchorman Endured for More Than 60 Years?The inane institution of the Great American News Anchor is no different from the Great and Powerful Oz.
  14. media
    (Actually) True War Stories at NBC NewsThe trouble didn’t start with Brian Williams.
  15. media
    (Actually) True War Stories at NBC NewsThe trouble didn’t start with Brian Williams.
  16. the national circus
    Frank Rich on the National Circus: Rudy Giuliani Is Now Trump, Minus the HairHe periodically pops his head up from his business empire to spew venom at the president.
  17. scandals
    Allison Williams on Dad’s Suspension: ‘I Can’t Wait Until He’s Back on TV’She addressed the scandal during a talk at the 92nd Street Y.
  18. brian williams
    Carrey, Seinfeld Make Brian Williams Jokes“Where are you hiding Brian Williams?”
  19. scandals
    Williams Might Have Also Lied About SEALsThat’s a lot of stuff.
  20. Brian Williams and the State of Public ShamingCan he rebound?
  21. strange bedfellows
    Charlie Sheen: Brian Williams Is a ‘Patriot’Sheen says the anchor is being smeared by a collection of “hooligans, non coms, cowards and oligarchs.”
  22. media
    Williams Wishes He Were Tonight Show HostHe reportedly lobbied for the hosting gig.
  23. ink-stained wretches
    NBC Suspends Brian Williams for 6 Months Without Pay“Brian has jeopardized the trust millions of Americans place in NBC News.”
  24. the national circus
    How Brian Williams and NBC Made His Scandal WorseThe anchor and the network badly flubbed the first attempt at an explanation. 
  25. ink-stained wretches
    Brian Williams Explains Mistakes in Iraq Story: I Was ‘Scared’“I know it sounds outlandish.”
  26. ink-stained wretches
    Brian Williams May Have Exaggerated Another Helicopter StoryHe said he’s “lucky to have survived” a flight during the Israel-Hezbollah war.
  27. ink-stained wretches
    Brian Williams Cancels Face-Saving Letterman AppearanceNot a good sign.
  28. scandals
    Pilots Confirm That Williams’s Story Is FalseOr anything else.
  29. scandals
    Brian Williams Is Taking a Little Time OffJust a few days. 
  30. brian williams
    NBC News President Sends Staff Memo Regarding Brian Williams ScandalNBC News president Deborah Turness sent a memo out to the staff addressing the scandal.
  31. brian williams
    Pilot Who Defended Brian Williams Now Not Sure He Was the Pilot After AllNobody seems to remember exactly what happened.
  32. media
    Did Brian Williams Exaggerate Stories From Hurricane Katrina?There are discrepancies in some of his oft-repeated stories.
  33. memory
    Is It Possible Brian Williams Really ‘Misremembered’?Human memory is weird. 
  34. oops
    Brian Williams Is Sorry That He Lied About Coming Under Fire in Iraq [Updated]A story he’s told repeatedly turned out to be less than accurate. 
  35. Jimmy Fallon and Brian Williams Slow Jam the Immigration NewsThe Tonight Show returned with a brand new installment of “Slow Jam the News” with Brian “Breezy Weezy” Williams last night, this time to cover […]
  36. last night on late night
    Watch Brian Williams Slow-Jam Obama’s Immigration News With Jimmy FallonPeter Pan Sr. gets political.
  37. Jerry Seinfeld Thinks He’s Slightly Autistic“Basic social engagement is really a struggle.”
  38. family affair
    Brian Williams Reports His Daughter Allison’s Casting in Peter PanOn the NBC Nightly News.
  39. last night on late night
    Jimmy Fallon Made Brian Williams Rap ‘Baby Got Back’ for YouAnother Tonight Show Brian Williams supercut.
  40. spy games
    Brian Williams Lands Snowden InterviewThe NBC News anchor also interviewed Greenwald.
  41. last night on late night
    Fallon Makes Brian Williams-‘Gin and Juice’ Mash-UpThen Fallon had him on to complain and use a lot of slang.
  42. Watch Brian Williams Rap ‘Gin and Juice’ on ‘The Tonight Show’NBC news anchor Brian Williams was a guest on The Tonight Show last night, and Fallon welcomed him back the only way he knows – by mashing up […]
  43. mysteries
    Why Is This Baby So Afraid of Brian Williams?He also doesn’t seem to like Kerry Kennedy.
  44. Arsenio Hall and Brian Williams Have a 48-Hour Feud In a Monday Nightly News segment about late night hosts, Brian Williams presented a Brady Bunch-style graphic of hosts including Conan […]
  45. Somebody at ‘Jimmy Fallon’ Made Brian Williams Rap Again Last month, Jimmy Fallon started airing clips of Brian Williams edited together to classic rap songs, which actually turned out to be a great […]
  46. Somebody at ‘Jimmy Fallon’ Edited Brian Williams Clips Together to Make […] I don’t know how much time went into editing this footage of newsman Brian Williams together to make it so he’s rapping Snoop Dogg’s “Nuthin’ […]
  47. media
    NBC Dumping Rock Center With Brian WilliamsCanceled.
  48. last night on late night
    Letterman Accused NBC of a Today Show Cover-UpPlus: An ear-cringing performance by Kid Cudi, and more, on our daily late-night roundup.
  49. slow jams
    Brian Williams and Jimmy Fallon Still Trying to Make the Debt Ceiling SexyWith another installment of “Slow Jam the News.”
  50. trends
    Brian Williams Coins Term ‘Air Force One Jacket Envy’“If you’re anyone else but the president, you’re at an instant garment disadvantage.”
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