Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted to buying illegal drugs in the last two years amid a heated and raucous city council meeting Wednesday in which nearly every legislator stood up and called on him to ... more 
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford admitted to buying illegal drugs in the last two years amid a heated and raucous city council meeting Wednesday in which nearly every legislator stood up and called on him to step down. The embattled mayor, who last week told reporters that he smoked crack cocaine — probably "in one of my drunken stupors" — made the confession under direct questioning by members of the Toronto City Council. After taking a long pause, Ford said: "Yes. In a rare sign of contrition for an otherwise defiant and bombastic political personality, Ford said: “I understand the embarrassment that I have caused. I am humiliated by it.” less 
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Wed, Nov 13, 2013 3:40 PM EST