Anchorman Williams Quotes Faux Anchorman Ferrell

03/28/2008 02:45 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011
  • Rachel Sklar Huffington Post

fter joining a beleaguered city for 48 hours of soot-thickened air, searing heat, homes reduced to rubble and acres of forest now covered by nothing but ashes, how better to bid adieu than quoting a line from a beloved Will Ferrell movie? Today "NBC Nightly News" anchor Brian Williams does just that on his blog with a post entitled "Stay Classy, San Diego" -- a wink to the sign-off by Anchorman's titular Ron Burgundy. Williams isn't offering them tickets to the gun show, however -- the post is actually an earnest paean to the people of the besieged city.