Rob Ford denies drug problem on new YouTube show

‘I do not have a substance abuse problem,’ says embattled mayor on brother Doug’s new online show

LAST UPDATED AT 14:35 ON Tue 11 Feb 2014

THE crack-smoking Mayor of Toronto, Rob Ford, has taken to YouTube to protest against claims that he has an ongoing drug habit, reports The Guardian.
 
In a new online show entitled Ford Mania – hosted by his brother Doug – Ford responds to a viewer who asks why he initially lied when questioned about taking drugs.
 
After insisting he “does not have a substance abuse problem”, the mayor revealed why he chose not to reveal the truth when first questioned about the allegations.
 
“Why did I lie?” he says. “I think everyone in the world lies. I was embarrassed. I didn’t want to tell the truth.” · 

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