Iraqi journalist attacks Bush with shoes
George W. Bush made a surprise trip to Iraq over the weekend and was greeted by at least one unhappy journalist who threw his shoes at the soon-to-be-gone U.S. president:
So much for security. It’s a good thing this happened so late in the game or I think journalists for several years now would be chucking their Weejuns at the president. That’s the Iraqi prime minister, by the way, helping to shield Bush.
Here is the Iraqi man in mid-toss:
The New York Times reports that the journalist, who lost several family members in the war, shouted, “This is the farewell kiss, you dog.”