Brian Williams A.K.A. Mr. Chicken

 
Old Jul 2, 09, 6:06 pm
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Brian Williams A.K.A. Mr. Chicken

Did anyone else catch the evening news with Brian Williams tonight?

At the end, they did a piece on UA system going down in Chicago and Brian Williams referred to it as, the "Chicken" system. He may have said check-in, but I rewound 3 times and it distinctly sounds like chicken. I even had the Mrs listen who also thinks he said Chicken. Though thinks I am nuts.
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Old Jul 2, 09, 6:11 pm
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Who on here is Brian Williams and hasn't been telling us?
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Old Jul 2, 09, 6:37 pm
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Maybe he has been lurking on FT before. I know various media representatives have been doing that.
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Old Jul 2, 09, 6:44 pm
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Thanks for the heads-up! Should be on in about 10-15 minutes...then I'll tell 'ya if you're nuts

Edit - You're nuts! I tried three times, but I can only hear "Check-in".

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Old Jul 2, 09, 6:58 pm
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I was watching it right before our 6pm show, I swear I heard chicken also. Maybe Mr. Williams lurks here . .
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Or maybe his script writer/teleprompter tech lurks.
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Old Jul 2, 09, 10:01 pm
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He said check-in!
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Old Jul 3, 09, 6:50 am
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I watched it last night and did the same thing and backed it up a couple of times. I think he tried to do it so that most wouldn't even know or catch it, but I heard 'chicken' as well.
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Clearly "check-in".
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Originally Posted by bmvaughn View Post
Clearly "check-in".
+1

I think some of us hear what we want to hear
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Old Jul 3, 09, 10:25 am
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I find it interesting that people either clearly here "chicken" or clearly here "check-in".

BTW, he clearly said "check-in"
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Old Jul 3, 09, 10:43 am
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As much as I would have enjoyed hearing "chicken," he clearly said check-in. Too bad. That would have been hysterical.
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Old Jul 3, 09, 12:16 pm
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I heard rooster
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Old Jul 3, 09, 3:42 pm
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I heard Check-in but it was nice that the start of the next story he stated that the Williams Sisters of tennis are no relation to him.
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