Is It Possible Brian Williams Really \u2018Misremembered\u2019?

Research by psychology Professor Charan Ranganath cited in New York Magazine.

For years, NBC News anchor Brian Williams has been telling the dramatic story of the time he was in a helicopter that was hit by a rocket-propelled grenade in Iraq in 2003. The teensy problem with this: It wasn’t true. 

Memory researcher Charan Ranganath at the University of California, Davis, called Williams’s story “hard, but not at all impossible to believe. Memory is totally weird like that.”

Read more in New York Magazine.