Try BlazeTV for Free
News

Can you tell what's missing from Brian Williams' original report on the 2003 helicopter story?

Image: NBC News screen grab

The firestorm over NBC News anchor Brian Williams' apology for a "conflated" story about a military helicopter he was riding in allegedly taking fire, dominated much of social media and talk radio on Thursday.

For years, Williams has been repeating a story about a dangerous combat encounter from back in 2003.

As we now know, there is a significant difference between what Williams has been saying of late and what he originally reported more than a decade ago.

Watch the clip from the 2003 report on NBC News:

So what's missing? No discussion of Williams' own helicopter coming under fire. Back then, it was the chopper ahead of them.

__

Follow Mike Opelka (@Stuntbrain) on Twitter.

 

One last thing…
Watch TheBlaze live and on demand on any device, anywhere, anytime.
try premium
Exclusive video
All Videos
Watch BlazeTV on your favorite device, anytime, anywhere.
Try BlazeTV for Free
Sponsored content
Daily News Highlights

Get the news that matters most delivered directly to your inbox.