Donald Trump: I Could ‘Shoot Somebody and I Wouldn’t Lose Voters’

Donald Trump has once again made shocking comments on his campaign trail, this time alleging that his supporters are so devoted to him that they would still vote for him even if he were to shoot someone.

“I could stand in the middle of 5th Avenue and shoot somebody and I wouldn’t lose voters,” Trump said at a campaign rally in Sioux Center, Iowa. “It’s, like, incredible.”

“My people are so smart,” he says in the clip. “They say I have the most loyal people.”

Trump’s comment is being labeled highly insensitive in light of the heated nationwide arguments over gun control. He also referred to fellow Republican candidates as “soft,” criticizing their small numbers of supporters.

See Trump make the remark above, courtesy of CNN.

Trump’s inflammatory comments have become a news cycle staple as his campaign has escalated. He has been lambasted for comments about forcing Muslims out of the country, building a wall between the U.S. and Mexico and even criticizing President Barack Obama for watching “Star Wars.”

Sarah Palin recently endorsed Trump’s campaign, prompting him to say, “I am greatly honored to receive Sarah’s endorsement. She is a friend, and a high quality person whom I have great respect for. I am proud to have her support.”

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  1. daniel says:

    Donald Trump is just a tool used by Clinton family and American Giant Corporations and Jewish Bankers, He is just acting like jokers to get voters’ attention, as a result Republican Extremists will give him a chance to compete with Hillary and ultimately he’ll loose, He is a businessmen and he has made a confirm and fixed Jackpot deal, He has bet upon a loosing horse to get dollars from Clinton’s sponsors who are the U.S Corporations and the Jewish Bankers, He has no interest in elections but he just wanna make money, and the corporations and Jewish Bankers want Hillary to win for them at any cost, He is a horse of Troy used by Clinton’s Sponsors, the motive is to Reserve the Presidential Seat for Hillary Clinton, I can bet anyone that Hillary will win, because this is a manufactured election to make the American people fool, designed by the U.S Weapon Corporations and Jewish Bankers. I never thought that Harvard and Stanford educated guys r as much fools, amazing. . .!!! alas!

  2. Dunstan says:

    A bigger social mutant and deviant would be difficult to find.

    Let’s start a movement to have Trump euthanized.

  3. steve barr says:

    His statement tells us two things . First he’s an ego maniac , Second judging by his supporters on this page he’s right and they are as brain dead as he is.

  4. Ima Right says:

    He’s right and the more the bias left wing liberal media attack him and just make up stupid headlines
    and take his words out of context and try the same propaganda crap they pulled on Romney it just
    makes more people like him! Hilderbeast is dead and Sanders is a Socialist nutjob and they have
    no Obomba ‘the messiah’ with his slick talk lies and ‘change’ crap this time to push their failed anti
    American crap that has most americans fed up not only with the destruction it has caused to jobs
    and economy and healthcare and freedom and American way of life it’s weakened this country!

  5. denis urbano says:

    you know, he is right, I will vote for him as long as he don’t shot a family, realitive or friend

  6. Nick says:

    I’d vote for him if he shot himself in the head.

  7. Stephanie says:

    Trump is crazy if he thinks pulling this crap will get him the nomination. NEWS FREAKING FLASH!! That is not how elections work!! Americans want to hear about how their country’s problems will be solved. Not a bunch of mudslinging back and forth. We want a candidate we can trust to get the job done who by the way has experience and knows what they are talking about and cares about the needs of the country more than stroking his/her own ego.That is why I will not be voting for this nutcase.

  8. Rob says:

    Sadly, I still have no doubt that he will be our next president. Xenophobia and exaggeration rule the day, and the foreseeable future.

    • Ima Right says:


      • Rob says:

        Are you okay? There are emergency mental health options that are available to you. Please don’t go shoot up strangers.

  9. Jacques Strappe says:

    Yikes. I’m almost shocked by this comment but then I realize the moron who is making it. Never mind, it’s not worth even commenting since it just feeds the perpetual cycle of diarrhea spurting out of The Donald’s mouth and his campaign of crassness and craziness.

  10. What he basically said is that his supporters are devoid of intelligence and judging by his poll numbers, it rings true….if he wins America is fucked.

    • Ima Right says:


    • denis urbano says:

      Right…”Never mind, it’s not worth even commenting”

    • At the great risk of coming off as crass, crude, cruel, cretinous, creepy or crazy, but if The Donald e.g. Mr. Blowhard Dealmaker Hyperbole Oligarch Demagogue III wants to stand in the middle of 5th Ave. and shoot someone, perhaps it should be himself. He’d thereby put Donald Trump and the United States out of its misery.

  11. Trump has a good reason to do whatever he does. Moses killed an Egyptian protecting an Israelite..

    • Blah says:

      He was protecting an Israelite from the abusive actions of an Egyptian. A person is a person, no matter their race or where they came from. Moses protected an innocent from an abuser. How does that involve trump? He’s the Egyptian, and his followers are the ones who would proudly kill the Israelite.

  12. najanae says:

    He is trying to be our presentdent

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