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.
July 23, 2021
"I want to thank every Amazon employee and every Amazon customer, because you guys paid for all this."
-- Jeff Bezos after Blue Origin flight
July 22, 2021
"Everybody thought Hillary Clinton was unbeatable, right? But we put together a Benghazi special committee, a select committee. What are her numbers today? Her numbers are dropping. Why?"
-- Kevin McCarthy, 2015
July 21, 2021
"Your first question is a violation of my HIPAA rights...We don't have to reveal our medical records, and that also involves our vaccine records."
-- Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene, suspended by Twitter for anti-vaccine tweets, when asked if she has been vaccinated
July 20, 2021
"It just looked so neat. We weren't there to steal things. We weren't there to do damage. We were just there to overthrow the government."
-- Trump supporter Saundra Kiczenski, about Jan. 6 Capitol riot
July 19, 2021
Eric Trump tweet:
"An evil enemy will burn his own nation to the ground...to rule over the ashes. -- Sun Tzu
Feels like we are living this reality..."
July 18, 2020
"I'm really just watching this from the outside."
-- Trump Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, asked if he thinks the 2020 election was stolen
July 17, 2021
"There is no question that the media represented it as so much worse than it actually was."
-- former Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly, on 1/6
July 16, 2021
"Nobody had ever heard of some of these people that worked for me in D.C....Many say I am the greatest star-maker of all time. But some of the stars I produced are actually made of garbage."
July 15, 2020
"Whoever did that, they should be charged with treason! They should be executed!"
-- Trump to advisers in 2020, on leak of info that he had been taken to bunker for safety during George Floyd protests
July 14, 2021
"Now they're talking about going door-to-door to take vaccines to the people...They could then go door-to-door to take your guns. They could then go door-to-door to take your Bibles."
-- Rep. Madison Cawthorn