"What was that, a bat?" Clinton asked after the near-miss. "Is that somebody throwing something at me? Is that part of Cirque du Soleil?"
"My goodness, I didn't know that solid waste management was so controversial," Clinton said later. "Thank goodness she didn't play softball like I did."
The shoe-thrower was immediately taken into custody and will face criminal charges. Her black-and-orange shoe was found later on the stage.