Say What? Archive
TWO DECADES OF WTF
Welcome to the world's largest and most up-to-date collection of insane, tragic, misguided, dishonest, inexplicable, and darkly hilarious comments by public figures. This is where reality comes when it wants its mind blown.
February 07, 2020
"I apologize to my family for having them have to go through a phony, rotten deal by some very evil and sick people...It was evil, it was corrupt, it was dirty cops, it was leakers, it was liars, and no president should ever have to go through this. Dirty cops. Bad people. We went through hell, unfairly. We did nothing wrong."
"Romney is going to be associated with Judas, Brutus, Benedict Arnold forever."
-- Fox Business host Lou Dobbs
February 06, 2020
"He lost friends in Congress. He lost the support of his constituents and he angered the White House. But history was kind to him. He was known as a courageous guy. I think it's the thing he is most remembered for and the thing I'm most proud of him for."
-- Gov. Larry Hogan, on the legacy of his father, the first House Republican to support Nixon's impeachment
February 05, 2020
"Me and this administration, we've done more than any administration in the history of our country."
February 04, 2020
"Whatever we think [acquitting Trump] sets as a precedent going forward, I don't worry about it. The reason I don't worry about it is because I think, 'What president, no matter what you think the boundaries are, would ever want to go through this ever again?'"
-- Sen. Kevin Cramer
February 03, 2020
"[Trump has] cycled out a lot of the people who didn't have what it took to be successful here...What I have seen is that the cream has risen and -- I'm not going to say what the word is, but that has sunk."
-- Jared Kushner on turnover in the administration
February 02, 2020
"The evangelicals called, some of the greatest pastors...five of the most respected people, and they said things that were incredible. They said, 'There's never been anything like this in the church... We've never seen enthusiasm like we see for this president and this presidency.'"
-- Trump at recent rally
February 01, 2020
"It's amazing what I've done."
January 31, 2020
"Shifty Schiff is a very sick person. He lies awake at night shifting and turning. Shifting. Shifting and turning in his bed, sweating like a dog."
January 30, 2020
"If the president does something he thinks will help him get elected, in the public interest, that cannot be the kind of quid pro quo that results in impeachment."
-- Trump impeachment lawyer Alan Dershowitz
January 29, 2020
"I find [John Bolton's] testimony about the president pretty close to incredible. I can't imagine that the president of the United States said that to him...That's classic backstabber. So I feel I got a swamp character here."
-- Rudy Giuliani
"If John Bolton says that in the book, I believe John Bolton."
-- former WH Chief of Staff John Kelly