8. “It is so great to be here. You know, I was worried I wouldn’t make it. I was pinned down by sniper fire.”
In 2008, Hillary Clinton pulled what would come to be known as a “Brain Williams” and fibbed a dramatic description of her arrival in Bosnia 12 prior, recounting a landing under sniper fire. Video and photos later proved that she landed safely without any threats.
In regards to the incident, Clinton responded by saying, “I say a lot of things — millions of words a day — so if I misspoke, that was just a misstatement,” she said.