Say What? Archive
What a long, strange strip it's been
Welcome to the Doonesbury Say What? Archive.
February 22, 2011
The interesting part for me is that he has recanted what he said, which is fascinating in the sense that I think there are still a number of people who still thought there was something in that. Even now.
-- Tyler Drumheller, the CIA station chief who tried to warn CIA Director George Tenet about Curveball's WMD fabrications
February 21, 2011
I had the chance to fabricate something to topple the regime. I and my sons are proud of that, and we are proud that we were the reason to give Iraq the margin of democracy.
-- Rafid Ahmed Alwan al-Janabi, aka "Curveball," admitting to WMD lies used to justify the Iraq War
February 18, 2011
Read my lips. We're going to cut spending.
-- House Speaker John Boehner
I can't believe I just said that.
-- Boehner, while walking off stage a moment later
February 17, 2011
I think this is the end of the laptop...It's portable.
-- Rupert Murdoch on the iPad
February 16, 2011
I said stay off the crack, and I still think that's pretty good advice, unless you can manage it socially. If you can manage it socially, then go for it, but not a lot of people can, you know?
-- Charlie Sheen
February 15, 2011
The average young person racks up 10,000 hours of gaming by age of 21. That's almost exactly as much time as they spend in a classroom during all of middle school and high school if they have perfect attendance.
-- Jane McGonigal, in a <a title="Video Games" href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/jane-mcgonigal/video-games_b_823208.html">recent article</a> on video games
February 14, 2011
Our opponents are better at nastiness than we will ever be. It comes naturally.
-- Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels on Dems
February 12, 2011
Who wants to run into a member of Congress in need of a shower wandering the halls in sweats or a robe?
-- Melanie Sloan of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, on the 30-50 Reps who <a title="Congressional Sleepovers" href="http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_congress_sleepover_complaint">live at work</a>
February 11, 2011
If I run, and if I win, this country will be respected again.
-- Donald Trump, on the presidency
February 09, 2011
Responding to what may seem like a friendly e-mail or an appealing marketing offer can have serious consequences. Private information and images can so easily be transmitted to friends and strangers alike.
-- Rep. Chris Lee in a 2009 Op-Ed on the dangers of the internet, 20 months before resigning over release of a half-naked self-portrait he sent to a woman via Craigslist