Trump on protesters: bring them on! then get them out!

March 1, 2016

Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally on Super Tuesday in Columbus, Ohio March 1, 2016. REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk


Donald Trump thinks rowdy rallies are fun. Speaking at a Super Tuesday gathering in Columbus, Ohio today–a day after repeated scuffles and disruptions at his gathering in Radford, Virginia,– the Republican front-runner wistfully told his audience that meetings without protesters are “more boring.”

“The first (Monday rally) had quite a few protesters – we had to stop about three or four times. The second one had none,” Trump said. “The second speech I made was better. But you know what? It was more boring. I liked the first one more.”

“Is the Trump rally the most fun? Seriously,” he said at today’s rally.”We love our protesters, right?”

It’s not unconditional love, though. With each disruption at his meetings,¬†Trump typically doesn’t hesitate to shout to security guards, “Get them out!”

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