Great Food-Throwing Moments
In honor of the tomato that almost hit Sarah Palin
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Dec 8, 2009 11:51 AM CST

(Newser) Gawker is fully in favor of food-throwing, a la Sarah Palin’s tomato near-miss—and a host of other launched edibles that hit their targets. Noting that the long and storied history of people getting food tossed at them includes such luminaries as Richard Nixon and Ann Coulter, Adrian Chen writes, “If a group of people who more needed a pie in the face exists, then someone should pie those people, too.” Check out clips of a few famous food-in-the-face moments.