Say What? Archive

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May 27, 2018

"All team and league personnel on the field shall stand and show respect for the flag and the Anthem." -- new NFL policy   "I think it's good. You should have to stand, proudly, for the national anthem or you shouldn't be playing. You shouldn't be there. Maybe you shouldn't be in the country." -- Trump"

May 25, 2018

"You know why I do it? I do it to discredit you all and demean you all so when you write negative stories about me no one will believe you."

– Trump on his relentless attacks on the press, to Lesley Stahl after the 2016 election

May 24, 2018

"That was two of the great days of my life being in China. I don't think anybody has ever been treated better in China - ever in their history."

– Trump

May 23, 2018

"I do not believe that I've seen that conclusion that the specific intent was to help President Trump win. I'm not aware of that." -- Kirstjen Nielsen, head of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security   "Putin and the Russian Government developed a clear preference for President-elect Trump. We also assess Putin and the Russian Government aspired to help President-elect Trump's election chances when possible by discrediting Secretary Clinton and publicly contrasting her unfavorably to him." -- from National Intelligence report released January 6, 2017"

May 22, 2018

"You name it, they leak it. My colleague Mike Allen, who has spent nearly 20 years covering the White House, says we learn more about what's going on inside the Trump White House in a week than we did in a year of the George W. Bush presidency."

– Axios correspondent Jonathan Swan

May 21, 2018

"Things are really getting ridiculous."

– Trump

May 20, 2018

"My kids are devastated. They are traumatized. They got on the school bus crying. They said, 'This is not the government they teach us about in school.'"

– Pete Gojcaj, whose wife Cile Precetaj, who has no criminal record and has been seeking asylum since 2000, was deported to Albania without being allowed to say goodbye to her children, all U.S. citizens

May 19, 2018

"This case is essentially over. They're just in denial."

– Rudy Giuliani on Mueller investigation

May 18, 2018

"There are now reputable polls showing Trump at 44 percent... Why didn't he think of getting embroiled in a fight with a porn star earlier?"

– Rich Lowry

May 17, 2018

"Congratulations America, we are now into the second year of the greatest Witch Hunt in American History..."-- Trump"There's no reason for this investigation...We're trying to get [Mueller] to end this...The special counsel's office doesn't seem to have that, sort of, understanding that they're interfering with things that are much bigger than them or us. So it's time to get the darn thing over with...We've tortured this president enough."-- Giuliani"