Just For Fun
Games to Consider
iPhone & iPad
Locations & Scores
U.S. Politicians Say the Darndest Things
Can you name the U.S. political figures who made the following quotes (*or the person referred to)?
Featured Oct 23, 2014
Don't Say the S-Word
Were They in Harry Potter?
Rhymes With Jump
Country-Capital Matching (A-Z)
30 Second Alpha Blitz
Rate 5 stars
Rate 4 stars
Rate 3 stars
Rate 2 stars
Rate 1 star
How to Play
Click the green button to start and enter the correct answers below
History by Bobblehead
Quote [office at the time]
'When the President does it, that means that it's not illegal.'
When asked if the President should be held accountable for potentially illegal actions.
'They misunderestimated me.'
Will Ferrell would agree.
'I've now been in 57 states - I think one left to go.'
There are only 50 states.
'It's the most important decision I've had to make since 1978 when I decided to get a bikini wax.'
On his decision to run for Governor of California. His decision to use self-bronzer was, however, much less difficult.
'One word sums up probably the responsibility of any Vice President, and the one word is 'to be prepared.''
Vice President under George H.W. Bush, not the strongest public speaker...or speller...or counter.
'Outside of the killings, Washington has one of the lowest crime rates in the country.'
Mayor of Washington, DC, busted smoking crack while in office.
'I do not like broccoli. And I haven't liked it since I was a little kid and my mother made me eat it. And I'm President of the United States and I'm not going to eat any more...'
Barbara, on the other hand, loves broccoli.
'I will veto every single beer.'
The Senator from Arizona, whose wife happens to own a Budweiser distributorship, meant to say 'bill'.
'I have orders to be awakened at any time in the case of a national emergency, even if I'm in a cabinet meeting.'
Cabinet meetings are so booooring.
'When the stock market crashed, Franklin D. Roosevelt got on the television and didn't just talk about the, you know, the princes of greed....'
The stock market crashed in 1929, 3 years before FDR was elected. Also, although he was the first president to appear on television, it was not until 1939, a full decade later.
* 'The President has kept all of the promises he intended to keep.'
[White House Aide (or name the President)]
With regard to his sometimes truth-challenged boss, President Bill Clinton.
You haven't played this game yet.
You Might Also Like...
Famous Political Philosophers
Commonest Words in Inaugural Addresses
Famous From the 18th Century
(warning: may contain spoilers)
Created Jan 31, 2011
Top Games Today in History
Name the Historical Figure Who...
True or False: The History of Time
How Much Do You Know About The Titanic?
Top Games with Similar Tags
Top User Games in History
Presidential Logic Game
Constitutional Amendment Conundrum
World War I or World War II?
Head to Head Battles (English Rulers)
Like us on Facebook
Follow us on Twitter
Follow us on Google+
2007-15 © Sporcle, Inc.
Partner of USA TODAY Sports Digital Properties
Go to the Sporcle.com Mobile Site →