Brian Williams Blasted on Social Media for Evasive Matt Lauer Interview

“I was waiting for Brian Williams announcement for President 2016 with all the twisting, turning, circling he just did,” a Twitter user says

Brian Williams‘ apologetic interview with Matt Lauer didn’t satisfy the social masses Friday, as most social media users panned the former “Nightly News” anchor for perceived evasiveness in his answers.

“I told the story correctly for years before I told it incorrectly–I was not trying to mislead people, that to me is a huge difference here,” Williams told Lauer.

“It came from a bad place, it came from a sloppy choice of words,” Williams said about telling inaccurate stories on and off-air while vehemently claiming he did not intentionally lie.

Social media wasn’t having it.

Some took aim at Lauer:

Williams will start at MSNBC when his suspension ends in August.