How does this happen? How does a man with such a checkered past and supposed illness get this close to the President?
If you did not see the memorial service for Nelson Mandela, by know you've at least heard about the ridiculous character interpreting to the deaf. His actions and mannerisms looked like something out of a Punked or another hidden camera show. His name Thamsanqa Jantjie and he has been the laughing stock of the entire globe this week.
Now new reports have surfaced making the secret service and those who appointed Jantjie to look like the fool. CNN reports that he has faced multiple different charges in his native South Africa. Although he was not convicted he had been charged with murder, attempted murder, rape, housebreaking and kidnapping. Jantjie had been convicted in the past of theft.
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