There appears to be no scientific explanation as to why Brian Williams said what he said on the Daily Show, so we must conclude that he came under Ahmadinejad's spell. Meanwhile, the Iranian government continues to spend billions of dollars on nuclear research and delivery systems. NewsBusters helps clear the air.
Brian Williams: Don't Worry, Ahmadinejad's Just Playing to His Base
By Mark Finkelstein | August 1, 2008 - 12:50
Calm down, you neo-conservative warmongers. Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's no more a threat than Congressman Joe Blow back in Cleveland, trying to appeal to the good folks who make up his base. So suggests Brian Williams. Fresh from his trip to Tehran, where he scored a big exclusive with the Iranian president, Williams sat down with Jon Stewart on last night's Daily Show....