The body armor would indicate an intention to do battle with the police if necessary and escape the scene if possible.
Which the president denies is his intention—making nonsense of the rest of his message.
My intention is to make it with the same approach as Anchorman 2.
mid-14c., from Old French entencion "stretching, intensity, will, thought" (12c.), from Latin intentionem (nominative intentio) "a stretching out, straining, exertion, effort; attention," noun of action from intendere "to turn one's attention," literally "to stretch out" (see intend).
intention in·ten·tion (ĭn-těn'shən)
An aim that guides action.
The process by which or the manner in which a wound heals.