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# rob-ford - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

'He's mayor of heaven now': Mourners pay final respects to controversial politician Rob Ford
# Toronto
# Toronto

'He's mayor of heaven now': Mourners pay final respects to controversial politician Rob Ford

Mar 30th 2016, 10:23 PM 14,234 Views 21 Comments

He gained worldwide notoriety for smoking crack cocaine while in office.

# rob-ford - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Rob Ford, controversial former Toronto Mayor, dies aged 46
# Toronto
# Toronto

Rob Ford, controversial former Toronto Mayor, dies aged 46

Mar 22nd 2016, 3:13 PM 42,437 Views 30 Comments

He had been battling cancer.

# rob-ford - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford diagnosed with rare and aggressive cancer
# Campaign
# Campaign

Toronto Mayor Rob Ford diagnosed with rare and aggressive cancer

Sep 17th 2014, 11:06 PM 15,673 Views 21 Comments

Ford had been admitted to hospital last week.

# rob-ford - Friday 12 September, 2014

Rob Ford withdraws from mayoral race with tumour, his brother takes over
# Doug Ford
# Doug Ford

Rob Ford withdraws from mayoral race with tumour, his brother takes over

Sep 12th 2014, 6:55 PM 15,253 Views 22 Comments

Ford was hospitalised on Wednesday.

# rob-ford - Thursday 11 September, 2014

VIDEO: Mike Tyson to news anchor: 'You seem like a nice guy but really you're a piece of sh*t'
# Iron Mike
From The42
# Iron Mike

VIDEO: Mike Tyson to news anchor: 'You seem like a nice guy but really you're a piece of sh*t'

Sep 11th 2014, 8:53 PM 7,479 Views 14 Comments

Former boxer clashed with Canadian TV host during a live interview to publicise his one-man show.

# rob-ford - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

Opinion: Rob Ford's mysterious popularity – why Canada’s most scandalous citizen is the new Bill Clinton
# Scandal
# Scandal

Opinion: Rob Ford's mysterious popularity – why Canada’s most scandalous citizen is the new Bill Clinton

Jul 1st 2014, 8:00 AM 56 Views 15 Comments

Clinton’s dalliance with an intern now looks dull in comparison with the Toronto Mayor’s behaviour, but the dynamics of the two scandals have deeply polarised electorates in similar ways.

# rob-ford - Tuesday 17 June, 2014

Toronto mayor heads back to work after rehab... but wants his office's locks changed
# Rob Ford
# Rob Ford

Toronto mayor heads back to work after rehab... but wants his office's locks changed

Jun 17th 2014, 6:33 PM 11,255 Views 11 Comments

The mayor’s drug abuse was first revealed last year when an alleged drug dealer tried to sell another video of him smoking crack to the media.

# rob-ford - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Toronto's controversial 'crack-smoking mayor' to enter rehab
# Substance Abuse
# Substance Abuse

Toronto's controversial 'crack-smoking mayor' to enter rehab

May 1st 2014, 7:47 AM 6,550 Views 26 Comments

A new video has emerged of Rob Ford allegedly smoking crack.

# rob-ford - Friday 7 February, 2014

Raising of a rainbow flag sparks row in Toronto
# Rainbow Rumble
# Rainbow Rumble

Raising of a rainbow flag sparks row in Toronto

Feb 7th 2014, 10:44 PM 13,881 Views 59 Comments

Controversial Mayor Rob Ford wants the flag taken down, but fellow councillors are refusing to budge.

# rob-ford - Friday 3 January, 2014

Toronto 'crack mayor' Rob Ford files for re-election
# Canada
# Canada

Toronto 'crack mayor' Rob Ford files for re-election

Jan 3rd 2014, 1:56 PM 11,341 Views 36 Comments

Ford is as much as 8 per cent ahead of his nearest rival in opinion polls, despite admitting to having smoked crack cocaine.

# rob-ford - Saturday 28 December, 2013

'Noli timere', don't be afraid: The year in 25 quotes
# Review 2013
# Review 2013

'Noli timere', don't be afraid: The year in 25 quotes

Dec 28th 2013, 10:00 AM 12,069 Views 9 Comments

From Rob Ford to Enda Kenny by way of two Popes, who said what in 2013.

# rob-ford - Tuesday 19 November, 2013

Toronto Mayor stripped of powers then knocks female councillor over
# Rob Ford
# Rob Ford

Toronto Mayor stripped of powers then knocks female councillor over

Nov 19th 2013, 8:19 AM 18,949 Views 48 Comments

Without the option of ousting him, Toronto’s council is aiming to limit Rob Ford’s power.

# rob-ford - Monday 18 November, 2013

Crack-smoking Toronto mayor is more liked than any Irish leader
# Opinion Polls
# Opinion Polls

Crack-smoking Toronto mayor is more liked than any Irish leader

Nov 18th 2013, 4:01 PM 14,388 Views 42 Comments

Crack-smoking, drink-driving and being accused of a plethora of offences aren’t enough to give Rob Ford as low an approval rating as our Taoiseach.

# rob-ford - Friday 15 November, 2013

Rob Ford stripped of mayoral powers in Toronto
# Rob Ford
# Rob Ford

Rob Ford stripped of mayoral powers in Toronto

Nov 15th 2013, 6:10 PM 12,739 Views 20 Comments

City councillors voted overwhelmingly to limit Ford’s powers after a series of new allegations and lewd remarks this week.

# rob-ford - Friday 8 November, 2013

Video shows Toronto mayor Rob Ford 'extremely, extremely inebriated'
# Blame Canada
# Blame Canada

Video shows Toronto mayor Rob Ford 'extremely, extremely inebriated'

Nov 8th 2013, 8:28 AM 16,916 Views 66 Comments

Someone’s having a bad week.

# rob-ford - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

'Yes, I have smoked crack cocaine. Am I an addict? No.' - Toronto Mayor
# Crack Cocaine
# Crack Cocaine

'Yes, I have smoked crack cocaine. Am I an addict? No.' - Toronto Mayor

Nov 5th 2013, 7:28 PM 17,600 Views 53 Comments

Mayor Rob Ford wants the video of him smoking crack released. “I want everyone in the city to see the tape… I want to see the state I was in”

# rob-ford - Thursday 31 October, 2013

Toronto police say they have video of 'Mayor with crack pipe'
# Canada
# Canada

Toronto police say they have video of 'Mayor with crack pipe'

Oct 31st 2013, 7:22 PM 9,763 Views 20 Comments

The video appears to show the Toronto Mayor using drugs – but he has vowed not to resign.

# rob-ford - Friday 23 August, 2013

Mayor of Toronto beats Hulk Hogan at arm wrestling
# People's Elbow
From The Daily Edge
# People's Elbow

Mayor of Toronto beats Hulk Hogan at arm wrestling

Aug 23rd 2013, 3:56 PM 4,453 Views 5 Comments

This wasn’t a fix at all. AT ALL.