Maybe Dan Rather was wrong and Brian Williams isn’t done at NBC after all. According to the New York Daily News, NBC News chairman Andrew Lack is looking for a way to bring Williams back to the anchor chair of the Nightly News instead of firing him or pressuring him to resign. Lack, the Daily News […]
Former CBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather, who knows a thing or two about what it feels like to get fired, appeared on CNN’s Reliable Sources on Sunday to talk about Brian Williams’ future at NBC News. He told host Brian Stelter that he thought Williams was done. “Objectively it’s very hard to see how […]
Disgraced former CBS Evening News anchor Dan Rather appeared on CNN’s Reliable Sources to discuss the ongoing Brian Williams saga and did his best to downplay the significance when he asked “in the great scheme of things, how big is it?”
Good morning. Here are 11 media stories. Evidence mounts against Brian Williams Leaks from inside NBC News that describe a damning internal investigation into suspended "NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams do not bode well for his...Show More Summary
Dan Rather says Brian Williams is likely done, but that NBC has been “vicious” about leaking information about the investigation. “Objectively it’s very hard to see how NBC brings him back,” Rather said. “I said some time ago I thought his chances were slim to none. You could make a case that slim just left [...]
Former “CBS Evening News” anchor Dan Rather said Sunday “it’s very hard” to see how NBC brings back suspended “NBC Nightly News” anchor Brian Williams. In an appearance on CNN’s “Reliable Sources,” Rather said recent leaks about a meeting...Show More Summary
Veteran journalist Dan Rather told Reliable Sources host Brian Stelter Sunday morning that it would be "very hard" for disgraced anchor Brian Williams to return to NBC, but that the network was being downright "vicious" by leaking information about its investigation.
Actor Dennis Quaid was caught on camera going on an expletive-ridden rant while shooting his latest film, "Truth", about Dan Rather's last days at CBS News. In a 43-second YouTube clip, Quaid is heard screaming at crew members: "What the f---? Keep going. Show More Summary
Rehoming -- the practice of giving adopted children away to other families -- came to public attention, thanks to the September 2013 five-part exposé by Reuters, followed in December 2014 by a Dan Rather report. More recently, it became...Show More Summary
Twelve years ago, almost to the day, CBS News sent Dan Rather to Baghdad to broadcast an interview with Iraq’s tyrant, Saddam Hussein. I wrote at that time: “Other than
Former "CBS Evening News" anchor Dan Rather will take to the sea this summer to lecture on modern-day journalism during a small-ship cruise from Montreal to Maine.
Brian Williams: “He’s been there. He’ll be there.” 1988: “Dan Rather. He’s been there. He’ll be there” at 0:18 mark (youtube.com) 2015: Brian Williams “Been there/Be there” ad from The Week (jimromenesko.com) Update: Ouch! - h/t Scott Charton
As Bill O'Reilly continues to face accusations, now from multiple former CBS News colleagues, that he has exaggerated the situation in Buenos Aires at the end of the Falkland Islands war, Mother Jones, which first reported on the "inconsistencies," has posted the full 1982 CBS report on the end of the war on its YouTube account.
Quote of the Day Danger is his middle name. It used to be Dan Rather's middle name, but Brian bought it at Dan's yard sale a few years back. The "rounds coming into the airframe" is also a nice touch....
(Steven Hayward) Dan Rather has come to the defense of Brian Williams, calling Williams “an honest man.” Dan ought to know! Is he trying to destroy Williams? (Maybe he thinks he can get the anchor chair himself.) Good thing I wasn’t...Show More Summary
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(Scott Johnson) Dan Rather is either a little lacking in self-awareness or he wants to pound the final nail into Brian Williams’s coffin. Yesterday Rather spoke up for Brian Williams as Williams seeks to withstand the critique of his Big (Oft-Repeated) Lie. Show More Summary
"Je Suis Brian Williams!" ~ Dan Rather...
As Deadline’s Lisa DeMoraes just reported, Dan Rather — who knows a thing or two about being at the center of a media storm — has come out in support of colleague Brian Williams: “I don’t know the particulars about that day in Iraq,” says the former CBS Evening News anchor. Show More Summary