Revisionist Revisited: Free Brian Williams

Revisionist Revisited: Free Brian Williams

Revisionist History - May 14, 2020 - 42:27

Brian Williams made a mistake and Malcolm vouched for him. So why hasn't Brian Williams reached out to Malcolm in response? "Free Brian Williams" came in second place from our "Revisionist Revisited" survey. Stay tuned in the coming weeks to hear our last listener favorite.The wait for new episodes is almost over. Season 5 launches June 18. For updates on the coming season, sign up for our emails at

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Revisionist History is Malcolm Gladwell's journey through the overlooked and the misunderstood. Every episode re-examines something from the past—an event, a person, an idea, even a song—and asks whether we got it right the first time. From Pushkin Industries. Because sometimes the past deserves a second chance.