The photo on today's front page shows Rob Ford with a man who, according to a source, is fatal gunshot victim Anthony Smith. The photo was given to us by the same person who later showed Star reporters a video in which Ford appears to be smoking crack cocaine.
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- Want to buy the video in question? There are already several people on indiegogo who are trying to crowdsource the money to purchase it, including The Province newspaper in Vancouver.
- This about sums up the barrage of tweets that followed as the news spread.
- More of the reaction:
- Amidst the stunned tweets, some people took this news as a way to encourage others to discuss the seriousness of addiction.