He was doing so well, until he started riffing. He went a little too far from the script.
Hillary wants to abolish, essentially abolish the Second Amendment. By the way, if she gets to pick, if she gets to pick her judges — nothing you can do, folks. Although the Second Amendment people, maybe there is, I dunno.[Applause and whistles from audience.]
I think I know what the news will be for the next cycle or two.
Now, Trump will likely say he was “joking”. But how is that funny? Especially in a country that suffers from mass shootings?
Does joking about that make it better?
UPDATE: Campaign responses:
"A person seeking to be the President of the United States should not suggest violence in any way." pic.twitter.com/Uu55CBCqdK
— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) August 9, 2016