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Another Shoe Is Thrown

Maryam Zar | Posted 04.09.2013 | World
Maryam Zar

On the first state visit of an Iranian leader to the nation of Egypt since 1979, during a visit that alarmed many, a shoe has been thrown.

Shoe Thrown At Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan has survived an attack from the 21st century citizen's weapon of choice - the shoe. The Prime Minister had been...

Dorit Beinisch: Attacker Hits Isreali Chief Justice With Sneaker In Face, Breaks Glasses

AP | ARON HELLER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

JERUSALEM — An Israeli man hurled his sneakers at Israel's Supreme Court chief justice on Wednesday during a hearing on medical marijuana, hitti...

Muntadhar Al-Zeidi, Iraqi Shoe-Thrower, Has Shoe Thrown At Him

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PARIS (Associated Press) — The Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at President George W. Bush in Baghdad last year had a taste of his own medi...

Dominique Strauss-Kahn, IMF Director, Latest Shoe Attack Survivor In Turkey

AP | CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ISTANBUL — A student journalist threw a shoe at IMF Director Dominique Strauss-Kahn on Thursday and ran toward the stage shouting "IMF get out!"...

Indian Shoe Thrower: Journalist Hurls Shoe At Home Minister | Shoe Hurled at PC; Thrower Let Off | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Jarnail Singh, the journalist from Dainik Jagran who threw a shoe at Home Minister P Chidambaram during a briefing at the Congress office in New Delhi...

Canadian Protesters Stepped Up Efforts For Bush Visit, Built 'Shoe Cannon'

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

More than 100 protesters chanted "war criminal" and flung shoes in Calgary on Tuesday, angry that former U.S. President George W. Bush was in the Cana...

Chinese Premier Urges Leniency For Cambridge Shoe Thrower

The Guardian | Tania Branigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Chinese premier, Wen Jiabao, has called on Cambridge University to show leniency to the protester who threw a shoe at him last week, the foreign m...

Iraqi Shoe Thrower Gets Trial Date

AP | ROBERT H. REID | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BAGHDAD — The Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at ex-President George W. Bush faces trial next week for allegedly assaulting a foreign leade...

Bush Shoe Thrower Monument In Iraq Quickly Taken Down

Huffington Post | Jessica Gusman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A shoe monument was put up yesterday in Tikrit, Iraq, to honor the journalist who threw his own shoes at former President Bush last month. Reuters ...

Out Of Line: Shoo Bush

Mort Gerberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mort Gerberg


Bye Bye Bush: The Shoe

Peter Y. Sussman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Peter Y. Sussman

When journalist Muntadar al-Zaidi hurled his shoes at Bush during a news conference in Baghdad in December, sales exploded at the Istanbul shoe company that identified the projectiles as its "model 271."

Michael Gross: Send A Shoe To The White House | Michael Gross | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Brian remembered one of his last conversations with his father, who wished that all of his friends would send a shoe to the White House as an Iraqi-st...

Yoga For President Bush (VIDEO)

Tara Stiles | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tara Stiles

Try this yoga routine created just for President Bush to help him safely out the door. There are some relaxation moves to calm the mind, useful for t...

Throw Us Your Shoes (in Pictures)

Bob Ostertag | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Bob Ostertag

The world wide eruption of support for shoe-throwing Iraqi journalist Muntadhar al-Zaidi continues. Demonstrations throughout the Middle East. All kin...

Bush Shoe Throwing "Somehow Appropriate": Newsweek Reporter

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

On "The Young Turks" radio show, Newsweek reporter Michael Hirsh said it was "somehow appropriate" that an Iraqi threw a shoe at President Bush during...

George W. Bush Has Been Throwing Shoes at Us

Deepak Chopra | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Deepak Chopra

As he makes the rounds, Mr. Bush continues to throw shoes at us. His "So what?" attitude toward the disaster he created is the first shoe, the second is his blind assertion that the war in Iraq is close to victory.

Cubs Pursuing Bush Shoe-Thrower; 'Do You Think He's A Lefty?' Asks Curious Hendry

The Heckler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
The Heckler

The Cubs today announced their desire to sign the angry Iraqi journalist who heaved a pair of shoes at President Bush.

Bush Shoe Throwing: Responses From Around The Web (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Whether you thought it was funny or frightening when an Iraqi journalist tossed a pair of shoes at the President, the incident has definitely inspired...

Throw My Shoes Too!

Bob Ostertag | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Bob Ostertag

In support of Mr. al-Zeidi, I urge you to go to Throw My Shoes Too! and put up a picture of your own.

Iraqi Throws Shoes At Bush During Press Conference (VIDEO)(SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE at 9:40PM - SCROLL DOWN FOR VIDEO AND SLIDESHOW: Shoe-throwing Iraqi journalist Muntadar al-Zaidi, a reporter with Cairo-based network Al Bagh...