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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.

  • June 21, 2022

    "My vote to remain a no isn't based on any evidence, it's not based on any facts, it's only based on my gut feeling and my own intuition, and that's all I need."
    -- Couy Griffin, Otero NM County Coommissioner, on refusing to certify results of June 7th primary despite lack of evidence of voting fraud

  • June 20, 2022

    "Get a great f***ing criminal-defense lawywer. You're going to need it."
    -- WH attorney Eric Herschmann, to Trump lawyer John Eastman, who was advising Trump on how to overturn the election

    "I've decided that I should be on the pardon list, if that is still in the works."
    -- Eastman email to Rudy Giuliani, a few days later

    146
    -- number of time Eastman invoked the Fifth Amendment before 1/6 committee

  • June 19, 2022

    "For the radical left, politics has become their religion. It has warped their sense of right and wrong. They don't have a sense of right and wrong, true and false, good and evil."
    -- Trump, on Friday

  • June 18, 2022

    "Mike Pence had a chance to be great. He had a chance to be, frankly, historic. But just like Bill Barr and the rest of these weak people, he did not have the courage to act."
    -- Trump yesterday, on his VP refusing to overturn the 2020 election

  • June 17, 2022

    "In case you forgot the sham January 6th committee hearings are purely for TV ratings, Pelosi let The Communist News Network build a full TV set where Abraham Lincoln's desk once stood."
    -- Rep. Greg Steube, mistaking CNN's digital background screen for the actual National Statuary Hall

  • June 16, 2022

    "The Jan 6 committee is totally irrelevant. The ratings stink."
    -- Steve Bannon

  • June 15, 2022

    "It tells you a lot about the priorities of our ruling class that the rest of us are getting yet another lecture about January 6th... from our moral inferiors, no less."
    -- Fox News host Tucker Carlson on Jan 6 hearings

  • June 14, 2022

    "During the war with Sweden, Peter the Great didn't conquer anything, he took back what had always belonged to us, even though all of Europe recognized it as Sweden's. It seems now it's our turn to get our lands back [smile]."
    -- Putin

  • June 13, 2022

    "Interesting...the Proud Boys moved toward the Capitol before the speech. That is the first time I have heard that. It raises the issue: how could Trump's speech 'incite' them to go to the Capitol if they were already there?"
    -- former WH chief of staff Mick Mulvaney, reacting to televised 1/6 hearing

    "I assure you, as I assured you about stolen elections, this was not an insurrection or a coup. The president had nothing to do with it, and none of the people close to the president did."
    -- Rudy Giuliani

    "The overwhelming majority of Americans don't care about January 6th."
    -- Fox Host Tucker Carlson

  • June 12, 2022

    "Trump has become a prisoner of his own ego...The King Lear of Mar-a-Lago."
    -- New York Post editorial