ynbniar wrote:Wasgood wrote:Lets discuss the thought processes behind this action: http://slog.thestranger.com/slog/archiv ... hit_you_on
I watched this and I'm quite surprised how slowly the secret service (or whoever was supposed to be protecting Bush) reacted...I mean the guy got both shoes off with a few seconds in between.
Also, to the shoe thrower...you might have practised your aim :wink:
The guy wasn't really trying to hit or injure Bush. This was basically the Middle Easter equivalent of mooning him. It is designed to be a rude gesture or insult, not an assault.