Similar thought from me, you would have thought the Secret service would have been on a hair trigger in Iraq. As much as I dislike the shaved chimp I actually thought he handled it okay.
Still John Prescott would have chinned him.
Secret Service need to get some cough "Expert " advice on close protection from a certain Alledged Baron.
Excellent point, what if the shoes had some fancy form of explosives like that fellow who tried to take down an airliner a while back? Compared to when some Aussie chap came running at HRH The PoW, the American Secret Service is very slow.