An Oregon father who said ”Let’s Go Brandon” during the annual White House NORAD Santa-tracking phone call went into full “Make America Great Again” (MAGA) mode on Bannon’s War Room.
Now, there’s a surprise!
Wearing the infamous red baseball cap, he said – without evidence, of course – that the election was “100% stolen” and Trump is the rightful president.
In the episode uploaded on Monday, Steve Bannon asked Jared Schmeck about being “crushed by the mainstream media” over Biden’s Christmas Eve phone call.
“It was innocent enough at the beginning. We call NORAD every year. My kids and I do. It’s become a tradition. They just want to know when Santa Claus is coming to our area,” Schmeck began while wearing a MAGA hat.
“When I called, the volunteer who picked up told me that first lady Jill Biden was taking calls and asked if we wanted to talk to her,” he continued.
Schmeck then said he assumed it would be “a pre-recorded” Christmas message and agreed to talk.
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He said he asked his “boy” to start filming the moment, “just in case it ended up being legit.”
Long story short, it was legit as both the president and first lady picked up the phone.
“It was clear that it wasn’t a recording – I didn’t know that it was being live-streamed at that time. And throughout the conversation, it popped into my head, and I guess the rest is history.”
When Bannon asked Schmeck what was going on in his mind after he said the controversial phrase (here’s what it means) he said he was “pretty surprised” but thought it was “funny.”
“We had a really good laugh about it. I know it was said in a joking manner, in a humorous manner, but it’s a very serious thing, “he said.