Say What? Archive
What a long, strange strip it's been
Welcome to the Doonesbury Say What? Archive.
October 31, 2019
"I wish my name was Hunter Biden. I could go abroad, make millions off of my father's presidency. I'd be a really rich guy."
-- Donald Trump Jr.
October 30, 2019
"I am unquestionably, undoubtedly, the greatest human artist of all time. It's not even a question at this point. It's just a fact."
-- Kanye West
October 29, 2019
"He was scared out of his mind...He died after running into a dead-end tunnel, whimpering, screaming, and crying all the way."
-- Trump on the death of ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
"I don't have those details."
-- Defense Secretary Mark Esper, asked to confirm Trump's account
"I don't know what the source of that was. But I assume it was talking directly to the unit and unit members."
-- Gen. Mark Milley, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
"I don't want to talk about it."
-- Trump, asked if he could hear the whimpering on his video feed
October 28, 2019
"[Al-Baghdadi] was a gutless animal...He died like a dog. He died like a coward...Our canine, I call it a dog, a beautiful dog, a talented dog, was injured and brought back."
October 27, 2019
"I worked with John Kelly, and he was totally unequipped to handle the genius of our great President."
-- WH Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham on former WH chief of staff
October 26, 2019
"He looks for corruption wherever he goes."
-- Trump on Giuliani
October 25, 2019
AOC, questioning Mark Zuckerberg in House Financial Services Committee hearing:
"Could I run ads on Facebook targeting Republicans in primaries saying that they voted for the Green New Deal?"
"I don't know the answer to that off the top of my head. I think probably."
October 24, 2019
"Now people are saying, 'Wow! What a great outcome. Congratulations!' It's too early, to me, to be congratulated, but we've done a good job. And we've saved a lot of lives."
-- Trump on Erdogan and Putin taking over northeast Syria and driving the Kurds out
October 23, 2019
"Most of the ISIS fighters that we captured -- we, we, not Obama, we. We captured them. Me. Our country captured them. Working with others, including the Kurds."
"[Former Defense Secretary James Mattis is] the world's most overrated general. You know why? He wasn't tough enough. I captured ISIS. Mattis said it would take two years. I captured them in one month."
October 22, 2019
"All Republicans must remember what they are witnessing here -- a lynching."
"If you have a Democrat as president and you have a Republican House and you have a Speaker that's tough and crazy, like Pelosi -- she's crazy -- and if you have somebody like that, what happens is very simple. They're going to say, 'Let's impeach the president. Let's check his phone calls. Oh gee, there was a comma put in the wrong location, let's impeach him...'"
"We don't even want [the New York Times] in the White House anymore. We're going to probably terminate that and the Washington Post. They're fake."