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.
January 10, 2011
Please look into protection for your family. An attempt on you could bring the Republic down.
-- Glenn Beck in an email to Sarah Palin
January 09, 2011
War and Peace...'The best of times and the worst of times'...
-- RNC chairman Michael Steele, naming his favorite book, then paraphrasing the opening line of A Tale of Two Cities
January 07, 2011
I'll tell you why [religion's] not a scam, in my opinion: tide goes in, tide goes out. Never a miscommunication...It always comes in, and always goes out. You can't explain that.
-- Bill O'Reilly
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