Ron Burgundy: I even wrote it down in my diary! 'Veronica had a very funny joke today. ' I laughed at it later that night! Veronica Corningstone: I can't believe that I cared for you.

Ron and Veronica are arguing after she read the news while he went missing. Ron is irate. Ron thought she was joking when she said she wanted to be anchor. Ron goes on to explain the joke.