Jake Angeli (QAnon Shaman) apologizes for role in Capitol Riot, says Trump is ‘Not Honorable’. zz/STRF/STAR MAX/IPx File Photo 1/6/21
A judge has called out the “QAnon Shaman,” whose real name is Jacob Chansley, for going on TV and lying about his actions during the January 6 insurrection at the Capitol.
In an interview with CBS’ “60 Minutes” that aired on March 4, Chansley tried to justify his actions by saying he was simply walking behind the initial breach of the Capitol building and that Capitol police waved him and his fellow rioters inside.
“That is the one very serious regret that I have, was believing that when we were waved in by police officers that it was acceptable,” Chansley said in the interview. But he also downplayed the seriousness of his actions that day. “My actions on January 6, how would I describe them? Well, I sang a song and that’s a part of Shamanism; it’s about creating positive…