Daniel Simons

Co-Author of "The Invisible Gorilla"

Psychology professor at the University of Illinois and co-author of the book “The Invisible Gorilla.”

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NBC’s Brian Williams has apologized for fabricating an experience he had reporting in Iraq 12 years ago.

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NBC’s Brian Williams has apologized for fabricating an experience he had reporting in Iraq 12 years ago.

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