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Bush Creates Jobs

Jim Garrison narrates this repeated video clip: 'Back and to the left. Back and to the left.'"Ramazan Baydan, owner of the Istanbul-based Baydan Shoe Company, has been swamped with orders from across the world, after insisting that his company produced the black leather shoes which the Iraqi journalist Muntazar al-Zaidi threw at Bush during a press conference in Baghdad last Sunday.

"Baydan has recruited an extra 100 staff to meet orders for 300,000 pairs of Model 271 - more than four times the shoe's normal annual sale - following an outpouring of support for Zaidi's act, which was intended as a protest, but led to his arrest by Iraqi security forces.

"Orders have come mainly from the US and Britain, and from neighbouring Muslim countries, he said. ..."

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