Sales Soar At Turkish Shoe Firm As The “Bush Shoe” Flies Off The Shelves

I first heard they were Mephistos… A Turkish shoe firm says it has had to take on 100 extra staff to cope with a surge in orders after an Iraqi threw shoes at US President Bush. Istanbul-based Baydan Shoes claims it made the shoes and says it now has tens of thousands of orders from around … More Sales Soar At Turkish Shoe Firm As The “Bush Shoe” Flies Off The Shelves

Sales Soar At Turkish Shoe Firm As The "Bush Shoe" Flies Off The Shelves

I first heard they were Mephistos… A Turkish shoe firm says it has had to take on 100 extra staff to cope with a surge in orders after an Iraqi threw shoes at US President Bush. Istanbul-based Baydan Shoes claims it made the shoes and says it now has tens of thousands of orders from around … More Sales Soar At Turkish Shoe Firm As The "Bush Shoe" Flies Off The Shelves

“c’est le baiser de l’adieu, espèce de chien”

Once again Bush makes an ass of himself by inappropriately offering to shake the hand of Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki.  A journalist in the third row stood up and threw his two shoes, one after the other, at Bush–missing him–and shouting that this was Bush’s farewell and called Bush “a dog”. Quality. Read the original … More “c’est le baiser de l’adieu, espèce de chien”

"c'est le baiser de l'adieu, espèce de chien"

Once again Bush makes an ass of himself by inappropriately offering to shake the hand of Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki.  A journalist in the third row stood up and threw his two shoes, one after the other, at Bush–missing him–and shouting that this was Bush’s farewell and called Bush “a dog”. Quality. Read the original … More "c'est le baiser de l'adieu, espèce de chien"

Bush makes last minute lame (duck) trip to Iraq… more wasted time and money if you ask me

President Bush leaves the White House in less than six weeks. He said in a recent interview with ABC News that the biggest regret of his presidency was the false intelligence that Iraq had weapons of mass destruction. Finding these was one of the key justifications for the invasion. None were ever found. Mr Obama … More Bush makes last minute lame (duck) trip to Iraq… more wasted time and money if you ask me

Recession, bailouts, layoffs and A NEW HOME!

That’s right, while everyone else is suffering from the actions and deeds of the WORST PRESIDENT EVER, Laura and W BUY A NEW 8000 square foot home in one of the most expensive areas of Texas. http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/washington/2008/12/preston-hollow.html After all, doesn’t everyone need at least 4000 square feet to themselves??  Or maybe Laura just needs the … More Recession, bailouts, layoffs and A NEW HOME!

A Reason To Be Thankful: Iraqi Parliament Backs US Pullout

The Iraqi parliament has voted to accept a deal on the future presence of US troops in the country. The decision, praised by US President George Bush, means US troops will leave Iraqi streets by mid-2009 and will quit Iraq entirely by the end of 2011. The agreement is the result of a year of … More A Reason To Be Thankful: Iraqi Parliament Backs US Pullout