Say What? Archive
What a long, strange strip it's been
Welcome to the Doonesbury Say What? Archive
July 10, 2017"Putin and I discussed forming an impenetrable Cyber Security unit so that election hacking, and many other negative things, will be guarded."-- Trump"Not the dumbest idea I've heard, but it's pretty close."-- Sen. Lindsey Graham"I'm sure that Vladimir Putin could be of enormous assistance in that effort since he's doing the hacking."-- Sen. John McCain"The fact that President Putin and I discussed a Cyber Security unit doesn't mean I think it can happen. It can't."-- Trump"
July 09, 2017"I strongly pressed President Putin twice about Russian meddling in our election. He vehemently denied it. I've already given my opinion...[We] discussed forming an impenetrable Cyber Security unit so that election hacking, and many other negative things, will be guarded."-- Trump"Trump accepted Putin's words about noninterference in the American election. He does not want to stand in the 'anti-Russian hysteria' bus stop. It was important for Trump to hear Putin: After all, back in Washington, he is fed informational gruel that is mixed up in the fake."-- Alexei K. Pushkov, former foreign affairs committee member in upper house of Russian Parliament"
July 08, 2017"Everyone here is talking about why John Podesta refused to give the DNC server to the FBI and the CIA. Disgraceful!"-- Trump tweeting from G20"No. They really aren't... No one there is talking about that, except whomever Donald Trump is speaking to inside his brain."-- Joe Scarborough"Get a grip, man."-- Podesta"
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