It took the Mayor smoking crack for the geniuses at the Toronto Star to realize that Toronto has a Somali community, project housing and an […More…]
Dear Toronto, Not a lot to say this week, so Provocative Penguin is giving you the ultimate present: You’re welcome. Please feel free to distribute […More…]
I know, I know, I did a bad thing. We don’t need to recap the disasters to qualify that Rob Ford was awful. Watching his mayoralty caused shudders, laughter, and overall astonishment that it actually happened. It felt just like watching The Room. Tommy Wizeau was in charge of Toronto, and it was partly my fault. I couldn’t have imagined this. The most that can be said for Ford is that he didn’t own a pair of jackboots, but my god. Mayor Ford seemed like he’d attend a book burning not to protest a particular book, but books in general.
When I read the papers this morning, I realized that sometime Tuesday afternoon, Christie Blatchford, Margaret Wente and Rosie DiManno are going to have to […More…]
When I sat down to write this, I was worried that I might accidentally diminish the tragedy of the recent shootings in Toronto – horrible, […More…]
Dear Marcus Gee, Can we talk? Your column has been bothering me. I’m used to Margaret Wente writing the worst columns in the Globe every […More…]
So the new season of Rob Ford: Mayor started! You may remember that at the end of last season, we were left with about 30 […More…]
Mayor Ford received widespread support in last year’s election, vaulting the home-(over)grown Tea-Partier to power in our fair City of Toronto. Widespread support. An interesting […More…]