Thursday, Columbus TV commentator and retired news anchor Al Fleming managed to do what every major network, cable news outlet, newspaper, magazine and blogger has failed to do for more than four decades: get William Calley to speak publicly about his personal day of infamy.
Ledger-enquirer.com, 21 August 2009.
AN EMOTIONAL WILLIAM CALLEY SAYS HE IS SORRY
“There is not a day that goes by that I do not feel remorse for what happened that day in My Lai, “ William Calley told members of the Kiwanis Club of Greater Columbus today. His voice started to break when he added, “I feel remorse for the Vietnamese who were killed, for their families, for the American soldiers involved and their families. I am very sorry.”