Say What? Archive
What a long, strange strip it's been
Welcome to the Doonesbury Say What? Archive
August 02, 2012
"32,229." -- Number of reported UFO sightings, 2000-2007
"352." -- Number of deaths caused by lightning, 2000-2007
"9." -- Number of possible occurrences of voter impersonation, 2000-2009
August 01, 2012
"Harry, he didn't pay any taxes for 10 years."
-- Senator Harry Reid, quoting a Bain investor about Romney
July 27, 2012
"It is more likely that an individual will be struck by lightning than that he will impersonate another voter in the polls."
-- from a Brennan Center of Justice report
July 26, 2012
"An enormous and growing problem."
-- Karl Rove, on illegal voting
"Our democracy is under siege from an enemy so small it could be hiding anywhere."
-- Stephen Colbert
July 25, 2012
"There has never been in my lifetime, since we got rid of the poll tax and all the Jim Crow burdens on voting, the determined effort to limit the franchise that we see today."
-- Bill Clinton
July 24, 2012
"I don't want everybody to vote. As a matter of fact, our leverage in the elections quite candidly goes up as the voting populace goes down."
-- Conservative leader Paul Weyrich
July 23, 2012
"Voter ID, which is going to allow Gov. Romney to win the state of Pennsylvania: Done."
-- PA state House Republican leader Mike Turzai on the year's legislative accomplishments
July 21, 2012
-- number of books written by the cast of Jersey Shore
-- percentage of those books written by Snooki
July 20, 2012
"Snooki, Newt. Newt, Snooki."
-- Jay Leno introducing Snooki to Newt Gingrich on the Tonight Show
-- Snooki, to Newt
July 19, 2012
"No, sir. I feel that it was all God's plan and not for me to second-guess or judge it."
-- George Zimmerman, asked if he regrets getting out of the car with a gun and following Trayvon Martin