Ford's refusal to attend the Pride Parade is the start of an annual running joke, and a symptom of a broader problem. I sometimes wonder if our mayor, Rob Ford, is some version of Phil Connors, the Bill Murray character from the early-’90s comedy Groundhog Day. Except, rather than the day playing over again and again, Ford is the one refusing to change, while the world swiftly moves without him.
Posters, video, ask the mayor to participate in Pride or "admit you are against us." Last week, Rob Ford confirmed that he would not be attending the Pride parade, and that he didn’t yet know if he’d be available to attend any other... Read Post
Mayor won't be attending the event, and Ford family tradition might not be to blame. “I’m not going to go to the Pride parade. I’ve never gone to a Pride parade. So I’m not going to change the way I am.” —Mayor Rob Ford, responding ... Read Post