Brian Williams Gets Flak on Twitter for ‘Plowed Over’ Remark During Nice Coverage


If you’re wondering why MSNBC’s Brian Williams is a top trend on Twitter right now, this is why.

See, as 8:00 approached, Williams––covering the attack in Nice––said a little lightly he “plowed over” Chris Matthews‘ timeslot.

But given the truck that killed people in France today, people on Twitter found his choice of words just really, really bad:

Some people were also critical of Williams for reading some of Trump’s Nice tweets on air.

You can watch the clip above, via MSNBC.

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