Thamsanqa Jantjie said... that as he took the stage within arms' length of Mr. Obama and other leaders at a memorial in a Johannesburg soccer stadium on Tuesday, he slipped into an altered state. He said he saw angels coming into the stadium.
"I don't know the attack of this problem, how will it come... Sometimes I get violent on that place. Sometimes I will see things chasing me."
December 12, 2013
"Mandela Interpreter Says He Was Hallucinating/Says He Entered Altered State As He Took His Place on Stage."
That might excuse him, but it does not excuse whoever did the security check.