Say What? Archive

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September 12, 2012

"It's disgraceful that the Obama administration's first response was not to condemn attacks on our diplomatic missions, but to sympathize with those who waged the attacks."-- Mitt Romney"Obama sympathizes with attackers in Egypt. Sad and pathetic."-- RNC chairman Reince Priebus"

September 11, 2012

"During incredibly challenging times, he kept us safe."-- Jeb Bush, about George W. Bush, August 30, 2012"Bin Laden Determined to Strike in U.S."-- Presidential Daily Brief, August 6, 2001"All right, you've covered your ass now."-- George W. Bush, to the CIA briefer who warned him about an imminent bin Laden strike, August 6, 2001"

September 10, 2012

"I think the Democrats had more appropriate people to the party than the Republicans did."

– Donald Trump, who was bumped as a Republican Convention speaker

September 08, 2012

"I think he diminished himself by even mentioning my name. How does he even know my name?...I think it's funny he even knows my name."

– Sarah Palin on John Kerry

September 07, 2012

"It wasn't the weather. They knew what the weather was going to be months ago. This was clearly a response to the fear of a sea of empty seats."

– Charles Krauthammer, on why Democrats moved Obama's acceptance speech indoors

September 06, 2012

"The Vagina Monologues."

– Erick Erickson on Democratic Convention

September 04, 2012

"You're going to see speaker after speaker after speaker at this Democrat convention...portraying this country in ways you don't see it, you don't recognize it, and you don't want it to be."

– Rush Limbaugh

September 04, 2012

"This is the most crucial election of our lifetime."-- Newt Gingrich on 2012"The most important election in our nation's lifetime."-- RNC co-chair Shron Day on 2012"

August 31, 2012

"I think you've mentioned something about having a target date for bringing everybody home [from Afghanistan]. You gave that target date, and I think Mr. Romney asked the only sensible question, you know, he says, 'Why are you giving the date out now? Why don't you just bring them home tomorrow morning?'"-- Clint Eastwood "This is a perfect representation of the campaign: an old white man arguing with an imaginary Barack Obama."-- @jabouie tweet re Eastwood's speech"Referring all questions on this to Salvador Dali."-- Obama campaign spokesman Ben LaBolt"

August 30, 2012

"The demographics race we're losing badly. We're not generating enough angry white guys to stay in business for the long term."

– Sen. Lindsey Graham