For Brian Williams, 2015 was a tough year. The veteran newsman was suspended from his longtime position as anchor of NBC’s Nightly News after it was revealed that he had embellished his coverage of the war in the Middle East. Williams claimed he had come under fire from rebel forces, but the helicopter pilots with whom he was flying said that wasn’t true.
In other words, Williams was let go for lying.
Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump brought up this fact Wednesday in his speech about Democratic presidential rival Hillary Clinton.
Trump attacked Clinton for saying that she “landed under sniper fire” during a visit to Bosnia in the mid-1990s, a claim that was later repudiated by news footage obtained from her landing and subsequent tarmac reception.
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