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The Best Things Ever Said About...Shoes

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 10.12.2012 | Style

Shoes, shoes, shoes!

Jason Linkins

Iraqi Shoe-Thrower Stars In Colombian Detergent Commercial (VIDEO)

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Your cross-cultural ad of the day comes courtesy of Blancox, the makers of fine laundry detergent in Colombia, where fabric freshness and softness is ...

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...

Geneva: Iraqi Shoe Thrower Gets Hero's Welcome

AP | BRADLEY S. KLAPPER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — The Iraqi journalist who hurled his shoes at President George W. Bush leaned back in his chair and soaked in the round of applause. Th...

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!"...

Shoe Thrower's Release: Iraqi Journalist Muntadhar Al-Zeidi To Be Freed Monday Monday

AP | JASON KEYSER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The family of the Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at former President George W. Bush is preparing a festive welcome for the TV re...

Iraqi Who Threw Shoe At Bush To Be Released Early: Lawyer

AP | By SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD -- An Iraqi journalist jailed after hurling his shoes at former President George W. Bush will be released next month after his sentence was re...

In Lebanon, Students Find Hero In Iraqi Shoe Thrower

Ahmed Shihab-Eldin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ahmed Shihab-Eldin

* Scroll down for video As former President Carter ended his trip to Lebanon where he spoke to a crowd of students about peace and was only interrupt...

Bush Shoe Thrower Sentence Reduced By Court

AP | SAMEER N. YACOUB | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Iraq's highest court on Tuesday reduced the prison sentence for an Iraqi journalist who hurled his shoes at former President George W....

Indian Shoe Thrower: Journalist Hurls Shoe At Home Minister

ndtv.com | 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...

Bush Shoe Thrower: I Wanted To Restore Pride

AP | SINAN SALAHEDDIN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at George W. Bush did not apologize as his trial began Thursday, and instead struck a defiant...

Bush Shoe Thrower Goes On Trial For Assault

Reuters | The Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Mr al-Zaidi goes on trial today in Baghdad for assaulting a visiting head of state, which carries a maximum prison term of 15 years. ...

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 ...

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...

Iraqi Shoe Thrower Honored With Sculpture In Saddam's Hometown

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — When an Iraqi journalist hurled his shoes at George W. Bush last month at a Baghdad press conference, the attack spawned a flood of We...

Iraqi Shoe Thrower To Seek Swiss Asylum

AP | FRANK JORDANS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GENEVA — A dispute broke out Monday over future plans for the Iraqi journalist who threw his shoes at President George W. Bush. A Swiss lawyer s...

Bush Shoe Thrower Muntadhar al-Zeidi Gets Party From Prison Guards

AP | KIM GAMEL | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The Iraqi journalist jailed since throwing his shoes at President George W. Bush got a visit from his brother Friday and a birthday pa...

Shoe-Thrower A 'Brave' Man Says Former Iraqi Parliament Speaker

AP | JIM HEINTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — The newly resigned Iraqi parliament speaker on Wednesday praised the journalist who threw shoes at President George W. Bush and said t...

Iraqi Parliament To Convene Emergency Session Over Shoe Thrower

AP | QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki moved Monday to undermine the popularity of the Iraqi who threw his shoes at President George W. Bush, ...

Man Detained After Supporting Bush Shoe-Thrower

The Times of India | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGALORE: The `booting' of George W Bush in Baghdad might have thrown up an entirely new terror angle in Bangalore. A MICO employee, Jameel, who w...

Iraq Parliament Speaker Resigns Over Shoe-Thrower

AP | ROBERT H. REID | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BAGHDAD — Chaos erupted in Iraq's parliament Wednesday over the jailing of a reporter who threw his shoes at President George W. Bush, with lawm...

Bush Shoe-Thrower Elicits Editorial Reactions

James Freedman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
James Freedman

World Editorial Roundup for December 16, 2008.

Jason Linkins

Bush Shoe Thrower: Press Asserts al-Zaidi Had Saddam, Baathist Connections

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

It seems to be emerging as an accepted fact that the reporter who threw both his shoes at Bush this weekend had specific ideological connections to Saddam Hussein and/or the Ba'ath Party.

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...