Al-Zeidi the eloquent shoe thrower: A statue

For excellent photo of the shoe statue, go: here. To recap: President Bush made a surprise appearance to reporters in Baghdad last month. One journalist, a man who had covered the hardships of war extensively, reacted by shouting words about justice in Arabic at President Bush, and throwing his shoes at him. While I do […]

Bronze Statue of Fonzie

from Small Business Times SBT Around Town: Milwaukee unveils the Bronze Fonz (excerpt) Milwaukee’s newest tourist attraction arrived today. During a ceremony that was attended by hundreds of people, a statue of the “Happy Days” television character Arthur Fonzarelli was unveiled along the city’s riverwalk downtown. Actor Henry Winkler, who played the leather jacket-clad Fonzie, […]