Mayor Rob Ford reacts at city council members in Toronto on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 regarding new allegations against him. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan DenetteYesterday it was announced that Toronto's Santa Claus Parade did not want Toronto Mayor Rob Ford to participate in its annual event and today something much closer to Ford's heart has turn its back on the embattled mayor.
Ford made some obscene comments about a former staffer and his wife early Thursday morning, and he did it while wearing a Toronto Argonauts jersey.
It turns out that the Argos were not fans of that terrible free publicity. In a series of tweets, the Toronto Argonauts admonished Ford for his actions and the comments made while wearing the jersey.
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Toronto Argonauts Statement: It's well-known that the Mayor is a big fan and supporter of the game of football.
The Toronto Argonauts organization is not in a position to comment on the manner of dress of public officials.
The situation with respect to the Mayor and his leadership is unseemly at best. These latest remarks, while wearing our team's jersey, are particularly disappointing given our