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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford speaks at a press conference at City Hall on Nov. 5, 2013.
Toronto Mayor Rob Ford speaks at a press conference at City Hall on Nov. 5, 2013.
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After all this, Rob Ford can do more than apologize

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The end of a wild day in the history of Toronto found Mayor Rob Ford standing before a throng of media in the cramped lobby of his office. The throng went silent as he entered the room, his brother Doug, jaw set in a frown, by his side. Red-faced, his voice thick with his emotion, the mayor conceded that “I embarrassed everyone in the city and I will be forever sorry.”