‘Gilmore Girls’ star David Sutcliffe wasn’t at Capitol siege but praises ‘patriot’ who was
David Sutcliffe arrives to the Netflix's 'Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life' Premiere on November 18, 2016 in Westwood, CA. (DFree / Shutterstock.com)

Canadian actor David Sutcliffe shot down rumors that he was part of the attempted siege of the Capitol on Jan. 6, but the “Gilmore Girls” alum seemingly praised those who broke into the building in an attempt to stop the election certification. “There are rumors circulating that I ‘stormed the capital (sic),’” Sutcliffe, 51, tweeted Saturday along with a video of a man inside the rotunda. “Not true - though I would have been proud to share a smoke with this great Patriot!” Early Tuesday morning, he responded “correct” to a follower who suggested he was kidding. A spokesperson for Sutcliffe did...