NBC News anchor Brian Williams has told a story for years about covering the 2003 Iraq war and being in a Chinook helicopter that was it by an RPG - rocket propelled grenade.

Umm, yeah - that never really happened. He finally had to apologize for his fibbing this week. But he's taking some heat on Twitter about it. And it's hilarious.

Here's Brian telling the story to David Letterman - with helpful Italian (?) subtitles:


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