Anti Rob Ford Campaign Sign

Anti-Rob Ford campaign posters pop up in Toronto

Vote Jeff McElroy - he'll still smoke himself into a stupor, but promises he won't use crack cocaine. Three spoof campaign signs that appeared in Trinity Bellwoods Park this morning are promising a new kind of awful mayor, albeit one who's marginally more benign than the incumbent.

No Ford Nation, a non-profit group that claims to be independent of any city hall campaign, says their fictional candidates - if these people are serious about making a run for mayor, they haven't filed nomination papers yet - will keep drinking (in private,) smoking (but only pot), and urinating all over the city (but on the sly).

The group also released a series of three cartoons late last week set to real Rob Ford audio.

Here's a slice of the online reaction to the signs.

Chris Bateman is a staff writer at blogTO. Follow him on Twitter at @chrisbateman.

Lead photo by Paul Lancaric


Join the conversation Load comments

Latest in City

Sold! Forest Hill Tudor goes for $900K over asking

Toronto Instagram feed is hilarious love letter to local mall

That time when Record Store Day was everyday

5 small towns to visit two hours from Toronto

This is what a $1 million house looks like in Toronto's suburbs

Toronto is getting a new public square and arts hub

Price of new detached homes in Toronto up 67% since last year

Toronto's maligned Hotel X gearing up for late summer opening