Say What? Archive
What a long, strange strip it's been
Welcome to the Doonesbury Say What? Archive
June 03, 2017"For some reason or another, this issue of climate change has emerged as a paramount issue for the left in this country and around the world."
– Vice President Mike Pence
June 02, 2017"'It's the Russians. They intervened. They interfered.' It's like anti-Semitism. 'The Jews are to blame.'"
– Vladimir Putin on Dems, and U.S. intelligence conclusion that Russia meddled in U.S. election
June 01, 2017"The president and a small group of people knew exactly what he meant."
– Sean Spicer on Trump "covfefe" tweet
May 31, 2017"It is not an exaggeration to say that Trump has the most unhappy staff ever, with some feeling a higher duty to warn the public about what they see as a danger to the country."-- Elizabeth Drew"President Trump has a magnetic personality and exudes positive energy, which is infectious to those around him... He has built great relationships throughout his life and treats everyone with respect. He is brilliant with a great sense of humor..."-- WH spokeswoman Hope Hicks"
May 30, 2017"The times in which we could fully rely on others are partly over. I have experienced this in the last few days."-- German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Trump"One must show that you won't make small concessions, even symbolic ones...My handshake with him -- it wasn't innocent."-- French President Emmanuel Macron"Acting like an autocratic leader."-- Merkel opponent Martin Schulz"I think what grates on European leaders is the sense that he does not treat them as equals, let alone as allies."-- former US ambassador to NATO Ivo Daalder"Trip was a great success for America."-- Trump"Executed to near perfection."-- Sen. Bob Corker"
May 29, 2017"The Fake News Media works hard at disparaging and demeaning my use of social media because they don't want America to hear the real story!"-- Trump tweet, yesterday"An 'extremely credible source' has called my office and told me that Barack Obama's birth certificate is a fraud."-- Trump tweet, 2012"
May 28, 2017"It is my opinion that many of the leaks coming out of the White House are fabricated lies made up by Fake News media. Whenever you see the words 'sources say'...it is very possible that those sources don't exist."
May 27, 2017"There was not a single hint of a protester anywhere there during the whole time we were there. Not one guy with a bad placard."
– Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, on being in Saudi Arabia with Trump
May 26, 2017"Stumbling around in a sightless rage, screaming."
– Fox News commentator Tucker Carlson on U.S. media
May 24, 2017"I just want to congratulate you because I am hearing of the unbelievable job on the drug problem."
– Trump to Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte, whose extrajudicial offensive has involved vigilantes and police officers killing an estimated 9,000 people