Say What? Archive
What a long, strange strip it's been
Welcome to the Doonesbury Say What? Archive
March 20, 2018"If you walk into a room and you know you're going to kill someone, it's a first degree murder. I think it's the same thing with the oil companies... [They] knew from 1959 on... that there would be global warming... that it would be risky for people's lives, that it would kill...We're going to go after them... This is no different from the smoking issue."
– former CA Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger, on intended lawsuit
March 19, 2018"Director Pompeo has focused much-needed public attention on non-state hostile intelligence services like WikiLeaks, which seek to obtain and disseminate America's secrets, jeopardizing our national security personnel and operation." -- White House fact sheet praising Pompeo's career "Need further proof that the fix was in from Pres. Obama on down? BUSTED: 19,252 emails from DNC leaked by WikiLeaks." -- Mike Pompeo, July 23, 2016 "Boy, I love reading WikiLeaks." -- Trump, November 4, 2016"
March 18, 2018"A great day for Democracy. Sanctimonious James Comey was his boss and made McCabe look like a choirboy."-- Trump, on firing of Andrew McCabe, former FBI Deputy Director"I pray that Acting Attorney General Rosenstein will follow the brilliant and courageous example...and bring an end to alleged Russia Collusion investigation manufactured by McCabe's boss James Comey..."-- Trump lawyer John Dowd"It is part of this administration's ongoing war on the FBI and the efforts of the Special Counsel investigation, which continue to this day."-- McCabe"I don't believe [McCabe] made memos except to help his own agenda, probably at a later date. Same with lying James Comey. Can we call them Fake Memos?"-- Trump"
March 17, 2018"He was clearly loved by women. He was a guy's guy. He has all that virility. He also had amazing fashion sense, right, that whole thing with the uniforms. I'm fascinated by Mussolini."
– Steve Bannon
March 16, 2018"Never has a party abandoned and fled its principles and deeply held beliefs so quickly as my party did in the face of the nativist juggernaut. We have become strangers to ourselves...It we are going to cloister ourselves in the alternative truth of an erratic leader... then my party might not deserve to lead."
– GOP Sen. Jeff Flake
March 15, 2018"The young man last night that ran, he said 'Oh, I'm like Trump. Second Amendment, everything. I love the tax cuts, everything.' He ran on that basis. He ran on a campaign that said very nice things about me."
– Trump on Conor Lamb
March 14, 2018"One of the greatest nights in the history of television in terms of people watching."
– Trump on election night, 2016
March 13, 2018"Women, we love you. We love you. Didn't we surprise them with women during the election?... We got 52%, right? 52. And I'm runniing against a woman."
– Trump, who received 41% of women's votes, speaking to supporters on Saturday
March 12, 2018"President Moon of South Korea said 'Without Donald Trump, the Olympics would have been a total failure.' That's true. True."
March 11, 2018"The globalists have no answers to freedom. Let them call you racist. Let them call you xenophobes. Let them call you nativist. Wear it as a badge of honor...The tide of history is with us, and it will compel us to victory."-- Steve Bannon to gathering of France's far-right National Front party"Maybe [the election meddlers] are not even Russians. Maybe they're Ukrainians, Tatars, Jews, just with Russian citizenship...Maybe it was the Americans who paid them for this work. How do I know? I don't know."-- Putin"