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Holy crap...an Iraqi journo throws his shoes at Bush

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by BYH, Dec 14, 2008.

  1. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    Anyone just see that on CBS?!?!
  2. budcrew08

    budcrew08 Active Member

    Yeah, holy shit...

    Bush was able to duck, but that was from point blank range!
  3. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    And he STILL has that shit-eating grin.

    Eddie Murphy's mom would have nailed him.
  4. doubledown68

    doubledown68 Active Member

    Bush has sneaky quicks. Methinks he dominates those cabinet dodgeball games.

    Seriously, he did a good job not to get brained. Both throws were fairly accurate.
  5. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    He's lucky that's all it was.
  6. Steak Snabler

    Steak Snabler Well-Known Member

    Video from BBC site:


    How did he get a second one off before the Secret Service tackled him (or put a bullet in him)?
  7. RossLT

    RossLT Guest

    You missed me bitch!
  8. bigpern23

    bigpern23 Well-Known Member

    I posted this on the other thread, but I'll put it here anyway.

    A journalist from an Iraqi TV station (based in Cairo) stood up and threw his shoes at Bush during a press conference. Prez had some nice reflexes and ducked out of the way of both of them.

    Thankfully the guy only had shoes. It was a bit scary to watch when I didn't know what the guy was doing. The CBS anchor says, "President Bush's press conference took a scary turn today ..." and then you see the guy jump up.

    I hear the guy's name was Random Task.
  9. mike311gd

    mike311gd Active Member

    I can't believe that guy was able to get both shots off before he was wrestled to the ground.
  10. Johnny Dangerously

    Johnny Dangerously Well-Known Member

    Style sections in tomorrow's finer newspapers should be able to tell us in detail about the shoes, yes?
  11. Songbird

    Songbird Well-Known Member

    "I said 9 1/2, not 9!"
  12. BYH

    BYH Active Member

    She would have had the boomerang action too. "Let's go."
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