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  • Toronto's crack-smoking mayor: Revenge of the hosers?

    Toronto's crack-smoking mayor: Revenge of the hosers?
    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's admission that he "probably" smoked crack cocaine during "one of my drunken stupors" proved a swift and sure gift to comedy and an inspiration for Canadians' trademark talent for self-deprecation. "This is a hoser country. We...
  • Toronto mayor says he was 'extremely inebriated' in video rant

    Toronto mayor says he was 'extremely inebriated' in video rant
    Two days after apologizing for having smoked crack cocaine, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford was confronted Thursday with another video in which he admits  being "extremely, extremely inebriated" as he rants and threatens to   kill someone. The Toronto Star,...
  • Rob Ford caught in expletive-filled video threatening 'murder'

    Rob Ford caught in expletive-filled video threatening 'murder'
    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is learning that a bad situation can always get worse.  Video has emerged that shows him angry and out of breath, ranting about killing someone. "It's first-degree murder!" "No holds barred." "He dies or I die." "I'll rip...
  • Toronto Mayor Rob Ford loses radio show, calls mount for his exit

    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford loses radio show, calls mount for his exit
    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford on Friday lost the radio show he has used to ignite a conservative following and came under mounting pressure from family, colleagues and critics to resign or go on leave. Fellow city officials in Canada's biggest municipality...
  • Crack-smoking Toronto Mayor Rob Ford makes U.S. pols look good

    Crack-smoking Toronto Mayor Rob Ford makes U.S. pols look good
    Thank you, Rob Ford. Thank you for making American politicians look so good. It’s almost as though the mayor of Toronto was planted north of the border just to make the American citizenry think to itself: “Hey, we thought our guys were...
  • Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he'll seek reelection, not rehab

    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford says he'll seek reelection, not rehab
    Toronto city leaders on Wednesday urged disgraced Mayor Rob Ford to resign or take a leave of absence to "address your challenges privately," calling his admissions to smoking crack cocaine a distraction and a stain on the city's reputation. But the...
  • Face it, Toronto, you're too polite to deal with big bad Rob Ford

    Face it, Toronto, you're too polite to deal with big bad Rob Ford
    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford could very well be the smartest stupid politician in the world.  On Wednesday, the wisecracking, crack-smoking leader of Canada’s largest city took his rogue show before its City Council. Having finally admitted —...
  • Toronto City Council votes to strip Mayor Rob Ford of key powers

    Toronto City Council votes to strip Mayor Rob Ford of key powers
    Toronto City Council members voted overwhelmingly Friday to strip Mayor Rob Ford of his powers of appointment and emergency rule, an act of damage control as the leader of Canada's biggest city continues to provoke scandal and revulsion. The City...
  • Toronto Mayor Rob Ford remains defiant despite gutted authority

    Toronto Mayor Rob Ford remains defiant despite gutted authority
    A new episode in Canada's political soap opera aired Monday when the Toronto City Council voted to strip Mayor Rob Ford of much of his budget and staff, an act of frustration by a governing body lacking the legal authority to remove the foul-mouthed,...
  • Tatiana Maslany on 'surreal' Globe nomination, 'Orphan Black' Season 2

    Tatiana Maslany on 'surreal' Globe nomination, 'Orphan Black' Season 2
    To the delight of the entire Internet, on Thursday Tatiana Maslany received a Golden Globe nomination for her role in the BBC America sci-fi series “Orphan Black.” Make that “roles." At last count, Maslany plays at least eight characters...
  • Steve Martin bringing Lawren Harris exhibition to Hammer Museum

    Steve Martin bringing Lawren Harris exhibition to Hammer Museum
    Actor, musician and avid art collector Steve Martin will co-curate an exhibition of work by the late Canadian artist Lawren Harris that will debut at the Hammer Museum at UCLA in fall 2015. A spokeswoman for the Hammer said that the exhibition "is in...