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NEW YORK — NBC announced that weird-eyed Brian Williams will take over as anchor of "NBC Nightly News" from Tom Brokaw, who is retiring.

Williams is only 44 and will become the youngest anchor doing an evening newscast.

Brokaw, who is 62, at least has the sense to retire, unlike the aging Dan Rather, who is 70 and seeking a 4 year extension of his contract.

Asked why they chose this journalistic lightweight to anchor the news, NBC officials said they were irresistibly drawn to the white eye liner which Williams puts under his eyes.
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