Rob Ford

Rob Ford

It’s been a while since I’ve posted something on Mayor Rob Ford.

Mayor Rob Ford pauses before answering a question during a mayoral debate in Toronto.

Mayor Rob Ford pauses before answering a question during a mayoral debate in Toronto.

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Ford Campaign

Rob Ford supporters hold signs as Ford is seen on a video screen addressing the crowd during his mayoral campaign kick-off at the Toronto Congress Centre in Toronto.

Rob Ford supporters hold signs as Ford is seen on a video screen addressing the crowd during his mayoral campaign kick-off at the Toronto Congress Centre in Toronto.

A Rob Ford supporter poses at Ford's mayoral campaign kick-off at the Toronto Congress Centre in Toronto.

A Rob Ford supporter poses at Ford’s mayoral campaign kick-off at the Toronto Congress Centre in Toronto.

Rob Ford…

Well, these pictures have gone everywhere. I’ve had talk shows, US Late Night and Morning shows, etc. asking for use of the pictures. On Twitter, “groin” and “hydrant” were trending. So bizarre.

I guess that all of those years of hard work and money spent on my education were all in preparation for the moment that Rob Ford ran groin-first into a fire hydrant.

First of three - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford walks into a fire hydrant while celebrating at Maple Leaf Square in Toronto after the Canadian men's hockey team won the gold medal Olympic final 3-0 against Sweden in Sochi, Russia Sunday morning, February 23, 2014.

First of three – Toronto Mayor Rob Ford walks into a fire hydrant while celebrating at Maple Leaf Square in Toronto after the Canadian men’s hockey team won the gold medal Olympic final 3-0 against Sweden in Sochi, Russia Sunday morning, February 23, 2014.

Two of three - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford holds his groin after walking into a fire hydrant while celebrating the Canadian men's hockey team's Olympic gold medal-win over Sweden in Sochi, Russia Sunday morning, February 23, 2014.

Two of three – Toronto Mayor Rob Ford holds his groin after walking into a fire hydrant while celebrating the Canadian men’s hockey team’s Olympic gold medal-win over Sweden in Sochi, Russia Sunday morning, February 23, 2014.

Three of three - Toronto Mayor Rob Ford holds his groin after walking into a fire hydrant while celebrating the Canadian men's hockey team's Olympic gold medal-win over Sweden in Sochi, Russia Sunday morning, February 23, 2014.

Three of three – Toronto Mayor Rob Ford holds his groin after walking into a fire hydrant while celebrating the Canadian men’s hockey team’s Olympic gold medal-win over Sweden in Sochi, Russia Sunday morning, February 23, 2014.

Toronto’s City Hall

In honour of Mayor Rob Ford’s latest antics and the launch of Robyn Doolittle’s book “Crazy Town”, I reckoned I’d put a gallery together from my two days covering the embattled mayor during the budget vote at City Hall last week.

Mayor Rob Ford jokingly mimics a boxer's defensive pose during a city council vote on the 2014 capital and operating budgets at City Hall in Toronto Thursday, January 30, 2014.

Mayor Rob Ford jokingly mimics a boxer’s defensive pose during a city council vote on the 2014 capital and operating budgets at City Hall in Toronto Thursday, January 30, 2014.

Mayor Rob Ford waits on an elevator while refusing to answer reporters' questions before a city council vote on the 2014 capital and operating budgets at City Hall in Toronto Thursday, January 30, 2014.

Mayor Rob Ford waits on an elevator while refusing to answer reporters’ questions before a city council vote on the 2014 capital and operating budgets at City Hall in Toronto Thursday, January 30, 2014.

Mayor Rob Ford gestures while presenting motions to save money during a city council vote on the 2014 capital and operating budgets at City Hall in Toronto Thursday, January 30, 2014.

Mayor Rob Ford gestures while presenting motions to save money during a city council vote on the 2014 capital and operating budgets at City Hall in Toronto Thursday, January 30, 2014.

Mayor Rob Ford laughs with a member of his staff while he autographs 8x10 pictures of himself as council was discussing the 2014 capital and operating budgets at City Hall in Toronto Wednesday, January 29, 2014.

Mayor Rob Ford laughs with a member of his staff while he autographs 8×10 pictures of himself as council was discussing the 2014 capital and operating budgets at City Hall in Toronto Wednesday, January 29, 2014.