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Muntadar Al Zeidi

Artist Creates Tribute To Bush Shoe Thrower

New York Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Iraqis have literally given former President Bush the boot. A sofa-sized shoe monument was unveiled today in Tikrit - the hometown of the former Iraq...

Muntadhar al-Zeidi: Who Is The Bush Shoe-Thrower?

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

* Scroll down for slideshow, video An Iraqi journalist, Muntadhar al-Zeidi, who threw his shoes at President Bush and has been hailed as a hero acros...

Democracy in a Size 10

Giles Slade | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Giles Slade

The point of throwing or even showing the underside of a shoe to an enemy is a not-so-subtle Arabism: shoes are attached to the lowest part of a man, they trail in the dirt.