In this case, he really was. He was a thorn in the side of the minutemen. He would show up in Nazi uniforms and get in front of every camera he could.
In CA we were fighting against the assault weapon ban back in late 1980s. There was one of that ilk who showed up at every protest event from Sacramento to LA. He dressed in camo garb, looked like an idiot and the LSM would zero in on him like a flies to rotten meat. On the evening news, videos of him and his mumbling chit dominated.
One time we formed a human chain around him and were forcing him out of the crowd. The big phony started yelling, “help, help, they are threatening me.”