The Olympics will be another occasion when narcissistic politicians use hundreds of millions of your dollars to play the big shot on the world stage, while plunging the city into more of a massive debt load.
Why are John Tory and Kathleen Wynne are so secretive about whether they're going to make an Olympic bid? I'll start trusting Tory a little more when he keeps his promise to privatitze garbage pick-up east of Yonge Street. He made a big deal about doing that during the election. It's almost a year later and still nothing.
Say what you will about Rob Ford, but as a politician, you knew if he said he was going to do something, he'd at least give it his best shot at doing it. I'll be happy to take the crack and odd behavior over an untrustworthy jellyfish.
Former mayor Rob Ford has added his voice to the growing opposition against a potential Toronto Olympic bid, telling CP24 that the city’s simply doesn’t have the money to stage the multi-sport games.
One day after releasing a statement in which he slammed the Olympics as “a bottomless black hole” that would cost the city billions, Ford joined CP24 for a one-on-one interview in which he questioned the city’s preparedness to host and pay for the games and slammed what he called the “secretive” process surrounding a potential bid...