Allen B. West

Did what Trump just said about deserter Bowe Bergdahl cross the line?

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Donald Trump spoke to a rowdy, boisterous crowd at a town hall meeting last night in New Hampshire. They cheered Trump’s statements and booed their villains in common, such as Hillary Clinton.

“These are my people,” Trump said, smiling, after commending the spirit of the group.

Some of the biggest boo’s came when Trump discussed the release of Bowe Bergdahl, and his swap for five Taliban leaders. However the crowd cheered enthusiastically when Trump called Bergdahl a “dirty, rotten traitor.”

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But it’s the gesture Trump made afterwards that may have crossed the line. Watch the Wall Street Journal clip here and see what you think. Trump appears to pantomime an execution by firing squad. Too harsh? Well, as he says, that’s what we used to do with traitors.

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