Say What? Archive
What a long, strange strip it's been
Welcome to the Doonesbury Say What? Archive
July 07, 2017"The fundamental question of our time is whether the West has the will to survive... Do we have the desire and the courage to preserve our civilization in the face of those who would subvert and destroy it?"
– Trump, speaking in Warsaw
July 06, 2017"We assess Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered an influence campaign in 2016 aimed at the U.S. presidential election. Russia's goals were to undermine public faith in the U.S. democratic process, denigrate Secretary Clinton, and harm her electability and potential presidency. We further assess Putin and the Russian government developed a clear preference for President-Elect Trump. We have high confidence in these judgments."-- Office of National Intelligence report, January 6, 2017"I think it could well have been Russia, but I think it could well have been other countries...Nobody really knows. Nobody really knows for sure."-- Trump, in Warsaw, yesterday"
July 05, 2017"My use of social media is not Presidential -- it's MODERN DAY PRESIDENTIAL..."-- Trump tweet"Crazy Joe Scarborough and dumb as a rock Mika are not bad people..."-- Trump tweet"
July 01, 2017"I can definitively say the president is not a liar."
– WH deputy press secretary Sarah Huckabee
June 30, 2017"How come low I.Q. Crazy Mika, along with Psycho Joe, came...to Mar-a-lago three nights in a row around New Year's Eve, and insisted on joining me. She was bleeding badly from a face-lift. I said no!"-- Trump on "Morning Joe" co-hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough"Mr. President, your tweet was beneath your office and represents what is wrong with American politics, not the greatness of America."-- Sen. Lindsey Graham"I don't see that as an appropriate comment."-- House Speaker Paul Ryan"
June 29, 2017"The failing New York Times writes false story after false story about me. They don't even call to verify the facts of a story. A Fake News Joke!"-- Trump tweet, Wednesday"Call your office, sir. The New York Times spoke to many, many, many members of your staff yesterday -- and ran everything by your team."-- NYT reporter Glenn Thrush, in response"
June 28, 2017"This will be great, if we get it done. And if we don't get it done, it's just going to be something that we're not going to like, and that's okay and I understand that very well."
– Trump on Senate health care bill
June 27, 2017"With four months of looking at Russia under a magnifying glass, they have zero 'tapes' of Trump people colluding. There is no collusion and no obstruction. I should be given apology!"
June 26, 2017"I don't believe it... I don't buy it... What's wrong with being a skeptic?"-- Energy Secretary Rick Perry on the conclusion that humans are largely responsible for global warming"We are not familiar with any scientific institution with relevant subject matter expertise that has reached a different conclusion... Skepticism that fails to account for evidence is no virtue."-- American Meteorological Society in a letter to Perry"
June 25, 2017"Never has there been a president -- case of FDR, he had a major Depression to handle -- who has passed more legislation and who has done more things than what we've done."
– Trump to his Cabinet