Pershing’s method of terrorist control

Pershing’s method of terrorist control. Let Trump tell the story:

Trump said Pershing, in the early 1900’s in the Philippines, “caught 50 terrorists that did tremendous damage and killed many people and he took the 50 terrorists and he took 50 men and he dipped 50 bullets in pig’s blood.” He shot 49, and sent the survivor free to tell others.

In response to Barcelona:

The story about Pershing is hard to verify on the Internet. Perhaps it was actually Colonel Alexander Rodgers in the Philippines. Maybe the details was embellished or changed in the telling — the story has been floating around since 9/11. But the real story is that Trump knows it and quotes it.

hat-tip Joanne