Say What? Archive
What a long, strange strip it's been
Welcome to the Doonesbury Say What? Archive
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
May 23, 2017"I won't call them 'monsters' because they would like that term. They would think that is a great name. I will call them, from now on, 'losers' because that's what they are: losers."
– Trump on Manchester terrorists
May 22, 2017"Every day he looks more and more like a complete moron. I can't see Trump resigning or even being impeached, but at this point I wish he'd grow a brain and then be the man that he sold himself as on the campaign."
– senior Trump administration official to The Daily Beast
May 21, 2017"We've got this perverse situation in which the vast analytic powers of the entire world are being spent trying to understand a guy whose thoughts are often just six fireflies beeping randomly in a jar."
– David Brooks
May 19, 2017"I just fired the head of the FBI. He was crazy, a real nut-job. I faced great pressure because of Russia. That's taken off."-- Trump to Russian officials, the day after firing Comey"If Donald Trump gets impeached, he will have one person to blame: Donald Trump...He has a competent comms staff. But they can't do their jobs because he keeps running his mouth."-- senior Trump Administration official to The Daily Beast"