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Iraqi who threw shoes at Bush asks for pardon
Associated Press Writer ^ | Dec 18 10:20 AM US/Eastern | By QASSIM ABDUL-ZAHRA

Posted on 12/18/2008 9:38:27 AM PST by Mr. K

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If they pardon him we should immediately remove all forces.

I raqi's should be DOWN ON THEIR KNEES ASKING FORGIVENESS FOR THIS LUNATICS ACTIONS and THAKNING US FOR SAVING THEM FROM SoDamn Hinsane

1 posted on 12/18/2008 9:38:28 AM PST by Mr. K
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To: Mr. K

What punishment does the Koran suggest for throwing shoes at a powerful leader?


2 posted on 12/18/2008 9:39:56 AM PST by Military family member (GO Colts!!)
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TOUGH SHI.....uh, I mean ‘tough shoe’!


3 posted on 12/18/2008 9:40:59 AM PST by RushIsMyTeddyBear
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To: Mr. K

Loafer.


4 posted on 12/18/2008 9:43:33 AM PST by Dr. Thorne (Buy Gold and Guns Now.)
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This guy was probably one of the millions who danced in the streets of the Middle East on 9/11 celebrating the destruction of the World Trade Center.
5 posted on 12/18/2008 9:43:33 AM PST by BenLurkin (mornie utille mornie alantie)
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I beg his PARDON!!!!!!!!!


6 posted on 12/18/2008 9:44:13 AM PST by JFC
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The request is not genuine.

This shoe thrower will spend the rest of his life as a hero to Allah.

He will be an honored guest at every mosque. This pardon is for the west. The muslims love what he did.

7 posted on 12/18/2008 9:46:21 AM PST by highpockets
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If he danced in the streets in 2001, it may have been on Saddam's orders. If not for the US invasion, he could have been one of Saddam's victims by now, but that doesn't enter his head.

He needs a pardon so he can come to the US to host his nightly show on MSNBC.

8 posted on 12/18/2008 9:50:26 AM PST by Verginius Rufus
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If the powerful leader isn't a muslim, a muslim can do whatever they want with impunity.

Islam is a form of Satanism.

9 posted on 12/18/2008 9:52:06 AM PST by Psycho_Bunny (ALSO SPRACH ZEROTHUSTRA)
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Muntadhar al-Zeidi in the letter recalls the kindness the prime minister once showed him during an interview in 2005 and asked for al-Maliki to show him kindness once again.

It isn't Maliki he offended. Its Bush and the United States. So unless he is prepared to ask us for forgiveness, its meaningless.

Two years in prison is silly. A month or two waiting for trial is about right.

10 posted on 12/18/2008 9:54:22 AM PST by marron
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Unlike Saddam, be merciful to him: Feed him head-first into a fast plastic shredder.
11 posted on 12/18/2008 9:59:42 AM PST by Slings and Arrows ("Every few generations the really, really bad ideas come back around for another go."--Howard Tayler)
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“I’ve done a lot of “sole” searching and I’d really like to “heel” my rift with the President”


12 posted on 12/18/2008 10:02:44 AM PST by almcbean
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Bush should just throw a shoe at this guy....


13 posted on 12/18/2008 10:07:01 AM PST by VanillaBlizzard (Welcome to the USSA (United Socialist States of America))
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Fox news showed some pictures of the thrower's home (?), including a portrait of Che.
Within days of the shoe throwing there is rumor of a coup, planned, thwarted, or carried out, in Baghdad.
Barry dismissed the importance of Iraq throughout his campaign and I'm sure his overseas cousins took due note.
Oh, yeah...wagging the dog might be an apt response to current Illinois political currents.

I'm wondering if Biden's "engineered crisis" is shaping up already.

14 posted on 12/18/2008 10:07:33 AM PST by norton
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“...a correspondent for an Iraqi-owned television station..”

who else owns television stations over there?? I thought all Islamic countries own all the stations.

15 posted on 12/18/2008 10:11:35 AM PST by elpadre (nation)
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flip-flop-er


16 posted on 12/18/2008 10:19:00 AM PST by woollyone ("When the tide is low, even a shrimp has its own puddle." - Vance Havner)
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Pardon the guy, get over it. Show that the US is bigger than a guy throwing a shoe. We did it once already (Khruschev).


17 posted on 12/18/2008 10:21:50 AM PST by domenad (In all things, in all ways, at all times, let honor guide me.)
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Sentenced to house arrest and a 2-year job at Lady Foot Locker. He has to wear that referee shirt, too.


18 posted on 12/18/2008 10:28:57 AM PST by pogo101
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I’m with you, or at least, Bush should publicly ASK that shoe-moron not be prosecuted.

I’m tempted to suggest that Bush add, derisively, a la Austin Powers, “Who throws a shoe? Honestly. He fights like a woman.”


19 posted on 12/18/2008 10:36:07 AM PST by pogo101
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