Say What? Archive
What a long, strange strip it's been
Welcome to the Doonesbury Say What? Archive
February 15, 2013"They held her up as a victim. What was she the victim of? Rashes on the bottom of her feet?"
– Fox News host Bill Hemmer, mocking Desiline Victor, the 102-year-old woman who was applauded at the State of the Union for making two trips and waiting for three hours in order to vote
February 14, 2013"After Hurricane Sandy, we saw the hellish world that the gun prohibitionists see as their utopia. Looters ran wild in south Brooklyn."
– NRA CEO Wayne LaPierre
February 13, 2013"On the third floor, there were two chicks yelling at us and the point man was yelling at them and he said to me, 'Hey, we need to get moving. These bitches are getting truculent.' I remember saying to myself, 'Truculent? Really?'"
– the SEAL Team 6 member who killed Osama bin Laden
February 12, 2013"The Barack Obama gang believes in we the sheeple and actually is attempting to re-implement the tyranny of King George that we escaped from in 1776. And if you want another Concord Bridge, I got some buddies. [Obama] is an evil, dangerous man who hates America and hates freedom. And we need to fix this as soon as possible."
– Ted Nugent, official GOP guest at President Obama's State of the Union address tonight
February 11, 2013"They're a smaller country, and they've got lots of sun. Right? They've got a lot more sun than we do."
– Fox News commentator Shibani Joshi, on why Germany's solar power industry is doing better than ours
February 07, 2013"Without a free Fox, there's not a free America."
– Fox News legal analyst Peter Johnson, Jr.
February 06, 2013"He who lives by the sword dies by the sword."
– Ron Paul on the death of SEAL sniper Chris Kyle, killed by a soldier with PTSD whom he was trying to help
February 05, 2013"Suppose that Donald Trump had been the spawn of his mother having sex with an orangutan...The color of his hair and the color of an orange orangutan [are] the only two things in nature of the same color...Unless he comes up with proof, I'm willing to offer $5 million to Donald Trump that he can donate to a charity of his choice...Hair Club For Men, the Institute For Incorrigible Douchebaggery..."-- Bill Maher, on The Tonight Show"I don't think he was joking."-- Donald Trump, suing Maher for $5 million after sending him a copy of his birth certificate"
February 04, 2013"#SecKerry will start tweeting from @statedept. Tweets from him will have his initials -JK."
– State Department tweet
February 02, 2013"I hear you loud and clear, Barack Obama. You don't represent the country I grew up with. And your values is not going to save us. We're going to try to take this country back to the Lord. We're going to try to take this country back for conservatism. And we're not going to allow minorities to run roughshod over what [we] believe in."
– Arkansas State Sen. Jason Rapert