Isn't this legally considered Assault?

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    John Cusack Calls for 'Satanic Death' of Fox News, GOP Leaders

    Cusack has long been outspoken about politics. He supported Barack Obama in the 2008 presidential election and has contributed to The Huffington Post, but this is the first known time he has stooped to the level of making threats.

    And while the U.S. Constitution protects Cusack's right to speak his mind, some critics say he should be more careful about what he says, since he has more than 200,000 Twitter followers.

    “His provocative tweets could easily incite a rabid fan to commit violent acts against Fox News Headquarters and others he names," said Dr. Carole Lieberman, a Beverly Hills-based psychiatrist and author of "Coping With Terrorism: Dreams Interrupted."

    FOXNews.com - John Cusack Calls for 'Satanic Death' of Fox News, GOP Leaders
     
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    only by morons
     
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    Satanic Death? WTF, is that like he wants to exorcise his Second Amendment rites.
     
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    Never underestimate the satanic abilitys of the liberal.
     
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    No.
     
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    Tho, we must admit, what he said is pretty darn moronic too.
     
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    or the spelling abilities of neanderthals
     
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    It would be considered free speech.
     
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    of course, he's a lib :razz:
     
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    :clap2::clap2::clap2:

    The OP might (if he's not a complete idiot, which is debatable) have been looking for the word "incitement". But it's doesn't come close to that either.
     

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