Say What? Archive

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February 25, 2012

"It's completely a spiritual thing. This is God's will...A mission to make the culture a better culture, more pleasing to God."

– Karen Santorum on her husband pursuing the presidency

February 24, 2012

"Iran deserves to be annihilated."

– Tucker Carlson

February 23, 2012

"Western civilization is in its Indian Summer. It is on, in my judgment, pretty much its last legs, and I'm not sure it will survive this century."

– Pat Buchanan

February 22, 2012

"The fact that the Honorary President of Girl Scouts of America is Michelle Obama, and the Obamas are radically pro-abortion and vigorously support the agenda of Planned Parenthood, should give each of us reason to pause before our individual or collective endorsement of the organization."

– Indiana state Rep. Bob Morris, declining to sign a resolution honoring the 100th anniversary of the Girl Scouts

February 21, 2012

"You always accuse the other guy of what you've done yourself."

– Mitt Romney on the nature of politics

February 17, 2012

"I think that could be a very compromising situation, where people naturally may do things that may not be in the interest of the mission because of other types of emotions that are involved. It already happens of course with the camaraderie of men in combat, but I think it would be even more unique if women were in combat, and I think that's probably not in the best interests of men, women, or the mission."

– Rick Santorum on women in combat

February 15, 2012

"Who let her slip or pushed her underneath that water?...Who let Whitney Houston go under her water?"

– Nancy Grace on CNN

February 14, 2012

"[The French Revolution] was a secular revolution on which we relied on the goodness of each other. This is the left's view of where America should go. And of course where did France go? To the guillotine. To tyranny. If there are no rights that the government needs to respect, then what we see with Obamacare is just the beginning of what government will do to you."

– Rick Santorum

February 13, 2012

"We are not auditioning for fearless leader. We don't need a president to tell us in what direction to go. We know what direction to go...We just need a president to sign this stuff. We don't need someone to think it up or design it...Pick a Republican with enough working digits to handle a pen..."

– Grover Norquist at CPAC

February 12, 2012

"You were definitely a bit shy of the perfection we've come to expect. I hope you're okay!"

– a commenter on the Facebook page of Callista Gingrich's hair