Should Iraqi journalist Muntader al-Zaidi be given a pardon for throwing a shoe at President Bush during a farewell news conference? He faces up to 7 years in prison for what the Iraqi government calls a "shameful, savage act that is not related to journalism in any way." But even President Bush had to say that really this act, and the freedom to openly protest the government is what democracy is all about. What are your thoughts on how the Iraqi government should handle this? Check out this article in the NYTimes.
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