Say What? Archive


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.

  • January 06, 2011

    Actually, Obama. He's not too bright. Someone's gotta knock some sense into that idiot.
    -- UFC mixed martial artist Jacob Volkmann, asked who he would like to face next
  • January 05, 2011

    I've been a racist since 1921. I don't know how they can think that I'm imitating Hitler
    -- Mussolini, quoted in a mistress' recently-published diary
  • January 03, 2011

    One of the most corrupt presidents in modern times.
    -- incoming House Oversight and Government Reform Committee chairman Darrell Issa on Obama, later explaining that he meant to say "one of the most corrupt administrations in modern times"
  • January 01, 2011

    The Chinese are kicking our butts in everything. If this was China, do you think the Chinese would have called off the game? People would have been marching down to the stadium, they would have walked and they would have been doing calculus on the way down.
    -- PA governor Ed Rendell, on postponement of Eagles game due to blizzard
  • December 30, 2010

    I'm a Christian, I've made mistakes myself, I believe fervently in second chances. But Michael Vick killed dogs, and he did in a heartless and cruel way. And I think, personally, he should've been executed for that.
    -- Tucker Carlson
  • December 29, 2010

    Computers are going to keep getting smaller and smaller. Ultimately, they will go inside our bodies and brains and make us healthier, make us smarter. We'll be online all the time. Search engines won't wait to be asked.
    -- Ray Kurzweil, on the future
  • December 28, 2010

    Conservationists write me these nasty letters...using their pretty little pencils on their pretty little stationery not realizing. Where do you think your pencil and your piece of paper came from, people? It came from a tree that was harvested.
    -- Sarah Palin
  • December 27, 2010

    We're becoming a nation of wussies...This was in no way, shape or form a blizzard!
    -- PA governor Ed Rendell on postponement of Eagles-Vikings game
  • December 24, 2010

    Brutal consequences beyond imagination.
    -- North Korean threat over planned South Korean military exercise
    Not worth reacting.
    -- North Korean response following the exercise
  • December 23, 2010

    I was in the right wing...and I know what they're doing now. It's a phony wedge cultural war issue. They exploit gay people and they exploit the fear of gay people to gin up their base...It's a totally cynical thing. Half of them don't even believe it...So that's what's going on here.
    -- David Brock, Media Matters CEO and formerly closeted gay Republican