All posts tagged “rob ford

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How Toronto voted

In 2010, Toronto voted for its new mayor, Rob Ford, like so: It was basically the core of the city (old Toronto) versus all of the boroughs. And it was perfect ammunition for anyone who believed that Toronto’s amalgamation was a mistake. (I personally don’t… Read More

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Those evil bikes

I just stumbled upon an interesting piece in the Boston Globe (from last December) talking about how the bicycle is “emerging as a new conservative front in the culture wars.” It starts by talking about Toronto mayor Rob Ford and asks: Who elected this guy? Their… Read More

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We need a new mayor

I can’t believe that Ford is still our mayor. In fact, I still can’t believe we elected him in the first place. In case you missed it, Toronto’s Police Chief announced today that they are in possession of a video depicting Rob Ford smoking crack… Read More