He is a Miami Dolphins fan.
He is from New Zealand.
His name is Matthew Jacobs.
He is 26 years old.
He is visiting Washington, D.C. with five friends, who seem to have a very high opinion of him.
He saw a car attempt to ram through a temporary barrier at the White House.
He followed the car chase on a Capital Bikeshare bike. HE WAS ALSO INTERVIEWED ON THE BIKE.
According to his Facebook page, he has a sense of humor about his sudden, unexpected fame.
He knows how to party.
He already has fans.
His unexpected presence added a rare bit of levity into a very tense, stressful day.
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