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NBC’s Brian Williams recants Iraq story after soldiers protest – U.S. – Stripes

That Chinook took no fire and landed later beside the damaged helicopter due to an impending sandstorm from the Iraqi desert, according to Sgt. 1st Class Joseph Miller, who was the flight engineer on the aircraft that carried the journalists.

So he lied about being hit by an RPG, then he lied about being in an aircraft right behind the formation that was attacked.

(1) Michael Yon

Brian Williams Must Resign — if Mr. Williams does not resign or get fired, I will not link again to NBC

Brian Williams and his infamous Iraq War story – Letterman – 03 26 2013 – YouTube

Brian Williams tells the War Story that he has to recant in 2015 after soldiers protest (2:41)

Brian Williams told the same in 2013 on David Letterman

Dan Rather Supports Brian Williams: He’s an ‘Honest, Decent Man’ | Mediaite

Brian is an honest decent man, an excellent reporter and anchor–and a brave one. I can attest that

Brian Williams’s magical Iraq combat experience | RedState

This is a story eerily reminiscent of Hillary Clinton’s near death experience with snipers in Bosnia

Dan Rather Declares Bill Clinton “An Honest Man” | MRCTV

“I think you can be an honest person and lie about any number of things.”

BREAKING: NBC Anchor Brian Williams Lied About Body Floating By Hotel Room in Katrina? – GotNews

This claim was hard to believe. In fact, there wasn’t much flooding at all in the French quarter, according to the New York Times.

Cops: Teacher attacked 1st grader for having too much food at lunch –

“A sheriff’s deputy who reviewed camera footage of the incident wrote in an arrest report that as the student walked by Lemelle in the school’s cafeteria, she could be seen kicking him in the rear,” according to The Advocate.

Lorena Sullivan Simpson who slammed brakes to teach kids a lesson charged with felony child abuse | Daily Mail Online

A Florida woman is facing child abuse charges after she hit the brakes ‘while going 10mph’ because her children were bickering.

Cops: Teacher attacked 1st grader for having too much food at lunch –

A Louisiana is out of a job after police allege she kicked and slapped one of her first grade students last month.

Jesse Ventura on ‘American Sniper’ Chris Kyle: ‘Do You Think the Nazis Have Heroes?’ |

VENTURA: Our people right now are behaving just like the people did in Germany in the ’30s. We’re behaving the same way.

U.S. Surgeon General Confirms That Medical Marijuana Works | The Daily Caller

But his tune changed on Wednesday morning, following the Obama administration’s trend of a friendlier approach to marijuana. In a recent interview, President Obama predicted that more states will continue to legalize the drug and stated that the Department of Justice isn’t interested in wasting enforcement resources to crack down on the still illegal substance.

Lindsay Lohan Suing Fox News For Defamation Of Character | Truth Revolt

Now the Lohans have filed suit against the number one-rated news network. According to Raw Story, “In their lawsuit, mother and daughter claim both their characters and reputations have been smeared, and accuse Fox News of peddling “malicious innuendo.”

Texas man arrested for paying tax in $1 bills — RT USA

However, the banknotes were very tightly so it “required tax office personnel approximately six minutes to unfold each bill,” Smyth said, the Times Record News reported.

Most Believe the Conservative Vision for America Is Best

A new survey of adult Americans conducted by the American Perceptions Initiative, a project of The Heritage Foundation, found that in October 2014 Americans’ perceptions of the conservative approach for America had improved from October 2013.

Rogue Americans And Iraqi Christians Among Forces Pushing Back ISIS | The Daily Caller

In the months since ISIS drove Iraq’s Christians from their historic homeland in the country’s Nineveh Plain, members of the community are preparing to reclaim their land from the jihadis — and Americans are joining the fight.

School Suspends 9-year-old Boy for Pretending to Be Bilbo Baggins

Jason Steward, the young boy’s father, noted in an email, “I assure you my son lacks the magical powers necessary to threaten his friend’s existence. If he did, I’m sure he’d bring him right back.”