Brian Williams, shown preparing for an interview in 2012, is under a six-month suspension as “NBC Nightly News” anchor after admitting he lied about his helicopter being fired on in Iraq.
Brian Williams, shown preparing for an interview in 2012, is under a six-month suspension as “NBC Nightly News” anchor after admitting he lied about his helicopter being fired on in Iraq. Brian Harkin New York Times file
Brian Williams, shown preparing for an interview in 2012, is under a six-month suspension as “NBC Nightly News” anchor after admitting he lied about his helicopter being fired on in Iraq. Brian Harkin New York Times file
Jack Ohman

Jack Ohman

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Fast crowd, tall tales and fall of Brian Williams

February 14, 2015 04:00 PM

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Jack Ohman joined The Sacramento Bee in 2013. He previously worked at the Oregonian, the Detroit Free Press and the Columbus Dispatch. His work is syndicated by The Washington Post Writers Group. Jack won the Pulitzer Prize in 2016 and was a Pulitzer finalist in 2012. He has won the Robert F. Kennedy Journalism Award, the Scripps Foundation Award, the national SPJ Award, and was the finalist for the Herblock Prize in 2013. Contact Jack at johman@sacbee.com. Twitter: @JACKOHMAN.