Crack-Smoking Mayor Rob Ford Was A Clue On Jeopardy

"In 2013 Rob Ford, Mayor of this fourth largest city in N. America, first said he smoked weed, not crack...then yes, OK, crack, too."

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Rob Ford's crack scandal was just a clue in Jeopardy. Toronto we have officially made it in the big leagues.

Melanie Elliott@MelanieMElliott

Rob Ford's crack scandal was just a clue in Jeopardy. Toronto we have officially made it in the big leagues.

07:42 PM - 23 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Not everyone in Toronto is happy about Jeopardy further cementing Ford's legend status. Toronto city councillor Shelley Carroll tweeted unhappily this morning and Coun. David Shiner called the question "inappropriate."

So, for real, last night on Jeopardy: Scandals For $500, the answer was ‘What is Toronto’?’ Guess what the clue was:( #TOpoli

Shelley Carroll@shelleycarroll

So, for real, last night on Jeopardy: Scandals For $500, the answer was ‘What is Toronto’?’ Guess what the clue was:( #TOpoli

08:13 AM - 24 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Other reactions suggest that Ford could have filled an entire Jeopardy category.

What is an Asshat for $200, Alex. "Toronto Mayor Rob Ford becomes a Jeopardy! clue http://t.co/aBpWRN5jdi"

Camilla L.@readdreamwrite

What is an Asshat for $200, Alex.
"Toronto Mayor Rob Ford becomes a Jeopardy! clue http://t.co/aBpWRN5jdi"

11:43 AM - 24 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

What is a hezza? RT@TorontoStar: Rob Ford's infamy reaches Jeopardy! http://t.co/rN3w1ZrcnO”

Denise Waldron@DeniseLWaldron

What is a hezza? RT@TorontoStar: Rob Ford's infamy reaches Jeopardy! http://t.co/rN3w1ZrcnO”

09:42 PM - 23 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

FLASH! Rob Ford topic of question on "Jeopardy"; contestants baffled by references to "Purple Jesus" and "bumbaclot."

CC@canadiancynic

FLASH! Rob Ford topic of question on "Jeopardy"; contestants baffled by references to "Purple Jesus" and "bumbaclot."

08:11 PM - 23 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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