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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.

  • September 27, 2020

    "President Trump has consistently put the health of all Americans first."
    -- White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany

  • September 26, 2020

    "We think that Venus is a Russian planet."
    -- Dmitry Rogozin, head of the Russian space corporation Roscosmos

  • September 25, 2020

    "That's the most basic lesson of dictatorships: anything built on lies falls apart over time."
    -- Tucker Carlson

  • September 24, 2020

    "If I lose, it means the election is rigged."
    -- Trump, in August

    "Well, we're going to have to see what happens...The ballots are a disaster."
    -- Trump yesterday, asked if he would commit to a peaceful transfer of power 

    "I think this scam that the Democrats are pulling will be before the United States Supreme Court. I think it's very important to have a ninth Justice."
    -- Trump

  • September 23, 2020

    "I don't believe that for a second. If it were true, it would be pathetic, because life is bigger than politics, even this year."
    -- Tucker Carlson on RBG having dictated a statement to her granddaughter a few days before her death

    "I don't know that she said that, or was that written out by Adam Schiff and Schumer and Pelosi. I would be more inclined to the second."
    -- Trump

     

  • September 22, 2020

    "If there's a Republican president in 2016 and a vacancy occurs in the last year of the first term, you can say Lindsey Graham said let's let the next president, whoever it might be, make that nomination...We're setting a precedent here today, Republicans are...That's going to be the new rule."
    -- Sen. Lindsey Graham, March 10, 2016

  • September 21, 2020

    "I am what's good for the people. All people."
    -- Trump

  • September 20, 2020

    "I'm your wall between the American Dream and chaos."
    -- Trump at rally in Bemidji, MN

  • September 19, 2020

    "The American people should have a voice in the selection of their next Supreme Court Justice. Therefore, this vacancy should not be filled until we have a new president."
    -- Sen. Mitch McConnell, 10 months before the 2016 election

    "President Trump's nominee will receive a vote on the floor of the United States Senate."
    -- McConnell, hours after the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, 46 days before the 2020 election

  • September 18, 2020

    "I don't have to shake hands with these disgusting people."
    -- Trump, on the upside of COVID-19