Let the back-pedaling begin!
In all fairness, Mr. Robertson may have been misinterpreted. But havign watched at least a little of the broadcast as reported by news agencies (admittedly with spin to support their articles) and the quotes, you have to be rational and say it wasn’t a big leap to hearing the suggestion for assasination. Likely, this is a lesson in thinking before speaking. One I could definitely learn more about as well.