Also, in regard to my previous poll: If it is considered a joke, is this joke OKAY or has he crossed yet another line?
Former NSA Director Michael Hayden on Trump's statement:
"Well, let me say if someone else said that outside of the hall, he’d be in the back of a police wagon now, with the Secret Service questioning him."
Also: "That’s actually a very arresting comment,” Hayden said. “And it suggests either a very bad taste reference to political assassination and an attempt at humor, or an incredible insensitivity. It may be the latter, an incredible insensitivity to the prevalence of political assassination inside of American history, and how that is a topic that we don’t ever come close to, even when we think we’re trying to be light-hearted."