We saw this coming — "on the heels" of the event itself, of course. No sooner had the original video footage of President Bush under fixed-wingtip attack in Baghdad reverberated around the world, than the new comedians of our time weighed in with their spin on the latest international incident with George Bush's name attached.
Here are three of the most recent we found in a hardly scientific, 10-minute survey of YouTube, clips that are silly, sly and more on target than the shoe thrower was:
This one's our favorite:
And "Empathic Amanda," a double for Sarah Palin, interviews the footwear in question: