Muntazer al-Zeidi, the Iraqi journalist better known as the shoe-thrower, went on trial today in Baghdad's Green Zone for... well, don't say you don't remember:

Al-Zeidi, whose footwear attack on President Bush inspired a bronze shoe monument and a lot of blogosphere chatter, faces up to 15 years behind bars on charges of assaulting a foreign leader. More from Al-Jazeera:
"Al-Zeidi was handcuffed and surrounded by a pack of security guards