Say What? Archive
What a long, strange strip it's been
Welcome to the Doonesbury Say What? Archive
December 15, 2017"That's been the playbook in our government for so long: distract, disrupt, hurt, bash, defame, do whatever you can for your own political gain. It's sad that we don't have more morals or character or whatever it is."
– Eric Trump
December 14, 2017"We are living in a fake news era."-- Syrian President Bashar Assad on Amnesty International report that 13,000 people have been killed in one of his prisons "There is no such thing as Rohingya. it is fake news."-- Myanmar state official on accusations of genocide"Fake news."-- Spain's foreign minister on reports of police violence against Catalonian protestors, backed up by photos and video"This is what we call 'fake news' today, isn't it? The era of post-truth..."-- Venezuelan President Nicola Maduro on world media reporting on his country"Trump is right, fake news is the enemy, something China has known for years."-- People's Daily, official newspaper of the Chinese Communist Party"
December 13, 2017"Lightweight Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, a total flunky for Chuck Schumer and someone who would come to my office 'begging' for campaign contributions not so long ago (and would do anything for them)..."-- Trump"A president who'd all but call a senator a whore is unfit to clean toilets in Obama's presidential library or to shine George W. Bush's shoes."-- USA Today Editorial Board"
December 12, 2017"Does Judge Moore still believe that homosexual conduct should be illegal and homosexuality is still the same thing as bestiality?"-- Anderson Cooper"I can't answer that question."-- Roy Moore spokesperson Janet Porter"
December 11, 2017"Diversity is not our strength."-- Rep. Steve King"Diversity is not our strength. Diversity is our destruction!"-- David Duke, former Grand Wizard of the KKK"Diversity is not our strength. Diversity will kill us."-- KKK national director Thomas Robb"
December 10, 2017"Doug Jones wants to put out a welcome mat in front of these young girls. If you are a junior high school girl, or if you are a high school girl, what Abortion Jones is saying is we're putting out a welcome mat to any boy who's feeling like a girl that day; he's fine to walk into the bathroom, the locker room, with his camera phone and shower with your daughter."
– Roy Moore spokesperson Janet Porter
December 08, 2017"This is a rigged system. This is a sick system from inside... We have a lot of sickness in some of our institutions... We really do have a rigged system in this country, and we have to change it."
December 08, 2017"I think it was great at the time when families were united. Even though we had slavery, they cared for one another...Our families were strong, our country had a direction."
– Roy Moore, asked at a campaign rally when America had last been great
December 07, 2017"82-- percentage of white evangelical Christians who believe God gave Israel to the Jews, according to a 2013 survey40-- percentage of Jews in the United States who believe that"
December 06, 2017"Reprehensible -- just totally vile."
– Karen Pence, on Donald Trump