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Stolen Valor: Wisconsin Man Has Been Posing as Marine for 22 Years

An investigation shows a Wisconsin man by the name of John Hemphill has been posing as a disabled Marine for years. Although his bank statements and bills read “Lieutenant John Hemphill,” he is not even a Marine, says Fox 6 after looking

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Stolen Valor Indignation Mocked in Comedy Central ‘Tosh.0’ Segment

On this week’s broadcast of Comedy Central’s “Tosh.0,” host Daniel Tosh took aim at the group Guardians of Valor, an organization that confronts people wearing military uniforms and posing as veterans to reap certain benefits. Those confrontations are ultimately posted on the


Maureen Dowd: NBC News Knew Brian Williams was ‘Pathological’

According to Maureen Dowd in the New York Times, NBC News executives knew Brian Williams had a problem with the truth but the infrastructure wasn’t in place to do anything about it. Per Dowd, things were so bad with Williams that his “flourishes to puff himself up” became “a joke in the news division.”


Palin: MSM, NBC Covered for Brian Williams like Crime Syndicate

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin blasted Brian Williams’s colleagues in the mainstream media “crime syndicate” for enabling and covering up his Iraq War lies. “It appears that some at NBC did know that Williams was lying for over a decade

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Brian Williams Iraq, Katrina Claims Under Investigation at NBC

Good news: NBC has agreed to investigate an NBC employee about reportorial misdeeds at NBC. This is how the news media works today, folks. A bombshell report from the New York Daily News claims that Brian Williams’ claims about Katrina

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Tom Brokaw Declines to Defend, Support Brian Williams

In an email exchange with the Huffington Post’s Michael Calderone, former NBC Nightly News anchor Tom Brokaw disputed reports that he is calling for Brian Williams to be fired. Brokaw, however, is obviously not defending or standing by his successor.

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Baltimore Sun: Brian Williams Needs To Be Gone By Friday

Writing for the Baltimore Sun, media journalist David Zurawik called for Brian Williams to resign or to be fired by Friday. “If credibility means anything to NBC News, Brian Williams will no longer be managing editor and anchor of the

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NBC’s Brian Williams: I Was Afraid I Was Going to Die

During a WNYC interview with Alec Baldwin in March of 2013, NBC Nightly News anchor and managing editor Brian Williams told the television actor that he was “briefly” afraid he might die after the Chinook helicopter he was riding in

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