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‘I Have Smoked Crack Cocaine,’
Toronto’s Mayor Admits on Camera

New York Times, by Robert Mackey

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 11/5/2013 9:04:34 PM

After dodging questions for months about video evidence said to show him using drugs, Mayor Rob Ford of Toronto stunned constituents and his own staff on Tuesday by telling a scrum of reporters, “Yes, I have smoked crack cocaine.” Video of Mr. Ford’s admission, during an impromptu news conference, showed him asking reporters to repeat the question they first raised in May, when journalists for Gawker and The Toronto Star described seeing video that appeared to show the mayor using drugs. When one reporter complied, asking, “Do you smoke crack cocaine?” the mayor admitted that he had done

Ford was to have claimed that "a 1,000 pounds has been lifted off my shoulders." I hope he wasn´t dealing. (Why do I always think of John DeLorean and suitcases of cocaine at times like this?)


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Safari Man, 11/5/2013 9:19:51 PM     (No. 9600444)

I didn´t think Crack cocaine gave you the munchies, but apparently it does. Perhaps he´s on a steady toke regimen?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 11/5/2013 9:20:29 PM     (No. 9600445)


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Proud Texan, 11/5/2013 9:47:51 PM     (No. 9600485)

A foreigner and a doper ----- next POTUS?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Jubilationtcornpone, 11/5/2013 10:41:55 PM     (No. 9600557)

"Yeah I smoked crack, but I was falling down drunk when I did it so give me a pass."

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Reply 5 - Posted by: enuf8, 11/5/2013 11:20:24 PM     (No. 9600592)

Well, he certainly doesn´t have anything over ´the won´. According to Sinclair ´the won´ smoked crack cocaine, too......among other things.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: provide, 11/6/2013 6:34:41 AM     (No. 9600781)

I guess they owe an apology to Justice nominee Douglas Ginsburg.

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