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The elephant tries to stop being an ass

Former Senator Gordon Humphreys has endorsed the effort by dissident Republicans to replace Crazy Donald as the nominee in the wake of his "joke" about assassinating Hillary Clinton if she's elected and appoints pro-gun control Supreme Court justices.

Not gonna happen, unfortunately,

Meanwhile, a Trump spokesperson has tried to spin The Donald's bizarre "joke" as a reference to the power of Hillary's opposition to the NRA misunderstanding of the Second Amendment to galvanize pro-gun voters in opposition to her. Except that Trump's latest outbreak of foot-in-mouth disease specified that he was talking about after the election, and after she'd appointed Supreme Court justices.

The "joke" was about shooting Hillary. Period.

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