Needless to say this news is not something new - President George W. Bush was give a "surprise farewell gift" by the Iraqi journalist - a pair of shoes to throw at him.
The person who threw the shoes at Bush is an Iraqi reporter Muntazer al-Zaidi. He shouted "This is a goodbye kiss from the Iraqi people, dog," in Arabic and threw his shoes at Mr Bush during a news conference in the city. He has been arrested and put into jail. This journalist works for Al-Baghdadia TV, an Iraqi owned station with its headquarters in Cairo, he has been arrested by the US forces twice and known to loathe George W. Bush.
With this incidence he suddenly become the hero of the Arabic household.