Very frankly you shouldn't be calling others idiots and making statements such as this. They made a decision based on lack of information which was ultimately the best option in a potentially high risk situation.
So what now? Is Nintendo gonna have to re-design the Smash Bros. symbol so that idiots don't think it's a target?
Any child in North America these days should recognize that THIS Is an aiming reticle:
As a child I never thought the above image looked like an aiming reticle.