Rob Ford: Behind the Music

  • Aired:  11/07/13
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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford survives his crack smoking incident, but a second video puts him back on the defensive. (2:52)

[CHEERS AND APPLAUSE]>> Jon: WELCOME TO "THE DAILY

SHOW".

MY NAME IS JON STEWART.

MY MAN TONIGHT PATRICK STEWARTIS GOING TO BE HERE.

HE'S A GOOD MAN.

[CHEERS AND APPLAUSE]ONE OF OUR FAVORITES, PATRICK

STEWART.

AS YOU KNOW, ALL WEEK WE HAVEBEEN FOLLOWING TORONTO MAYOR ROB

FORD AS HE'S BEEN FILMING --[LAUGHTER]

-- FILMING THE FOOTAGE FOR WHATWE ASSUME WILL BE HIS

FORTHCOMING VH1 BEHIND THE MUSICEPISODE.

HE WAS RIDING HIGH AS MAYOR OFTORONTO BUT HOW HIGH NO ONE HAD

ANY IDEA.

[ LAUGHTER ]OF COURSE, FOR QUITE SOME TIME

ROB FORD WAS DENYING HE WAS ASMOKER OF CRACK COCAINE HE

RECENTLY AMENDED THAT STATEMENTSLIGHTLY ON TUESDAY.

>> YES, I HAVE SMOKED CRACKCOCAINE.

>> Jon: OH, CRACK COCAINE, ITHOUGHT YOU HAD ASKED HAD YOU

TRIED JACK LALAINE, OR HIJACKEDA PLANE OR IF THERE ARE ANY

BLACKS IN MAINE.

THAT'S WHAT I THOUGHT.

MY HEARING IS NOT GOOD WITH WHATALL THE CRACK SMOKING.

[ LAUGHTER ]NOW, I AM SURE THAT PEOPLE WHO

LOVE ROB FORD HAVE TRIED TO MAKEROB FORD GO TO REHAB TO WHICH HE

HAS REPLIED AGAIN, AND THISIS, AGAIN, OF COURSE,

SPECULATION, NO, NO, NO,.

[ LAUGHTER ]AND HE HAS SEEMINGLY AS MAYOR

SURVIVED HIS CRACK SMOKINGADMISSION.

WHAT IS GOING TO TEST HISABILITY TO STAY IN PUBLIC OFFICE

TODAY?

>> A BRAND NEW VIDEO OF CRACKSMOKING MAYOR OF TORONTO ROB

FORD.

>> (bleep) HE DIES OR I DIE.

(bleep) I'LL RIP HIS THROATOUT HIS EYES OUT (bleep)

(bleep).

[ LAUGHTER ]>> Jon: ALL RIGHT.

WELL --[LAUGHTER]

I DON'T KNOW WHAT HE WAS SAYINGBUT IT CLEARLY LOOKS LIKE

OUTTAKES FROM "TOMMY BOY."

THIS IS WHERE IT'S GOING.

[LAUGHTER]TERRIBLE CAMERA WORK, BY THE

WAY.

HAS IT OCCURRED TO MAYOR ROBFORD THAT ALL THESE VIDEOS OF

HIM SMOKING CRACK AND ACTINGCRAZY ARE AN INDICATION THAT

EVEN HIS FRIENDS ARE GOING, NOONE IS GOING TO BELIEVE THIS

(bleep).

[ LAUGHTER ]AND HE IS SO LIKE -- IT'S CLEAR

TO ME NOW THAT HE SMOKES CRACKTO CALM HIMSELF.

[ LAUGHTER ]>> IT BE A -- I DON'T WANT TO

STICK MY (bleep).

>> Jon: BY THE WAY POLITIFACTRATED THAT LAST STATEMENT FROM

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