The Ranting Canadian: I’m surprised I have never seen anyone post this song…

I’m surprised I have never seen anyone post this song (click on the video link above) in relation to the fucked-up Ford brothers, Doug and Rob. Maybe I have just missed it. The original lyrics don’t all apply to the Fords, so here is an amended version. Asshole (Rob Ford version) (SPOKEN) Folks, I’d like ...

The Ranting Canadian: No wonder Rob Ford is so screwed up. His mother is Dame Edna…

No wonder Rob Ford is so screwed up. His mother is Dame Edna and his father was Nosh from the movie Eat the Rich (see photos above). But seriously folks, you good people of the great city of Toronto, there’s something disturbing about Ford’s mother Diane. Don’t be too quick to fall for her crocodile ...

The Ranting Canadian: Some beautiful animation about a terrible person. Are the…

Some beautiful animation about a terrible person. Are the creators psychic or merely wishful? We’ll find out in 2014.

The Ranting Canadian: It’s not really about the crack, or at least it’s…

It’s not really about the crack, or at least it’s not all about the crack. The crack-centred Rob Ford jokes, skits, songs and Internet memes certainly have been entertaining, but Ford’s recent crack use is but one of the many reasons he is hopelessly unqualified to be mayor of the largest city in Canada. It’s ...

Edwin Current: Happy New Year 2012 and Impeach Mayor Quimby (Rob Ford) Update

2012 is here!  Some think it is going to be the end of the world but I think it will be the beginning of a new world.  I predict many exciting things will happen and I am looking forward to it. I just wanted to post an update in my efforts to impeach Mayor Ford. ...

Edwin Current: Happy New Year 2012 and Impeach Mayor Quimby (Rob Ford) Update

2012 is here!  Some think it is going to be the end of the world but I think it will be the beginning of a new world.  I predict many exciting things will happen and I am looking forward to it. I just wanted to post an update in my efforts to impeach Mayor Ford. ...

Edwin Current: Quimby on TTC and ‘Exploiting Students for Gravy?’ Really? @TOMayorFord

Surprise! Surpirse!Mayor Ford is having trouble getting private investment for his own Transit Plan which offers less service to the city at nearly double the cost. But his plan has an extended Sheppard subway line!!(note sarcasm)  So what is he doing about it? Is he taking a look at who voted for him and if they ...

Edwin Current: Quimby on TTC and ‘Exploiting Students for Gravy?’ Really? @TOMayorFord

Surprise! Surpirse! Mayor Ford is having trouble getting private investment for his own Transit Plan which offers less service to the city at nearly double the cost. But his plan has an extended Sheppard subway line!!(note sarcasm)  So what is he doing about it? Is he taking a look at who voted for him and if ...

Railroaded by Metrolinx: Rally for Respect against the Silencing of Toronto

“Regular Programming in Dufferin Grove Park will be cancelled during the day time hours on Saturday, September 10, 2011 due to an anticipated, large, unpermitted event.” (sic) – Sign posted on a tree in Dufferin Grove Park by Toronto Parks and Recreation, as ordered by Mayor Rob Ford. According to Mayor Ford, democracy is a ...

Railroaded by Metrolinx: Rally for Respect against the Silencing of Toronto

“Regular Programming in Dufferin Grove Park will be cancelled during the day time hours on Saturday, September 10, 2011 due to an anticipated, large, unpermitted event.” (sic) – Sign posted on a tree in Dufferin Grove Park by Toronto Parks and Recreation, as ordered by Mayor Rob Ford. According to Mayor Ford, democracy is a ...

Railroaded by Metrolinx: Playing with Team Ford

“It is clear that there is a program to eliminate the public from our great city.” – Kim Fry, the 11th deputant during the Core Service Review at Toronto’s City Hall on Thursday July 28 For a penny-pinching populist, Mayor Rob Ford’s policies are very expensive. Since his October 25th election, he has spent over ...

Railroaded by Metrolinx: Playing with Team Ford

“It is clear that there is a program to eliminate the public from our great city.” – Kim Fry, the 11th deputant during the Core Service Review at Toronto’s City Hall on Thursday July 28 For a penny-pinching populist, Mayor Rob Ford’s policies are very expensive. Since his October 25th election, he has spent over ...

Railroaded by Metrolinx: Stuck in Traffic in Transportation City

“Send in the clownsDon’t bother they are here.”– Stephen Sondheim from the 1973 musical ‘A Little Night Music’ As a transit rider and taxpayer, I write of our right to moral outrage. The events since the October 25th municipal election have left me reeling- from the Ringling Brothers pomp and circumstance of Don Cherry’s inauguration ...

Railroaded by Metrolinx: Stuck in Traffic in Transportation City

“Send in the clownsDon’t bother they are here.”– Stephen Sondheim from the 1973 musical ‘A Little Night Music’ As a transit rider and taxpayer, I write of our right to moral outrage. The events since the October 25th municipal election have left me reeling- from the Ringling Brothers pomp and circumstance of Don Cherry’s inauguration ...