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Everyone Misremembers, Not Just Brian Williams

Also, poop. Everyone poops, too.

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Listen up, people. I know a lot of y'all are pretty upset about this Brian Williams misremembering getting shot at in a helicopter thing.

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And you should be! Williams is the anchor of NBC Nightly News. His one job is to deliver America the straight dope, every night, Monday through Friday.

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You probably know him better as that dude talking sexy about weird stuff with Jimmy Fallon.

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The rest of you know him because he's the dad of your new favorite Girls girl.

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But here's the thing.

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Everyone misremembers.

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That's right! Me, you, Hillary Clinton.

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EVERYONE.

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Bill Clinton was misremembering constantly.

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George W. Bush misremembers half of his goddam presidency, for Pete's sake.

That sweet kid who saw Jesus.

Teachers.

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Your parents misremember all kinds of shit.

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And let's be honest, the Bible is like one big misremember.

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So just, ahh, um, remember...

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The jokes are great.

#BrianWilliamsMisremembers I count myself lucky that the tank in Tiananmen Square didn't leave any physical scars. The mental ones, well...

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#BrianWilliamsMisremembers I count myself lucky that the tank in Tiananmen Square didn't leave any physical scars. The mental ones, well...

7:36 PM - 04 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

The memes do slay.

riding shotgun with O.J. #BrianWilliamsMemories

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riding shotgun with O.J. #BrianWilliamsMemories

9:02 PM - 04 Feb 15ReplyRetweetFavorite

But everyone misremembers.

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And that's OK.

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