Urban Politics

Screw Jose Canseco: Why I Should Be Toronto's Next Mayor

Danko Jones | Posted 03.13.2013 | Canada Music
Danko Jones

Recently former Blue Jays baseball player Jose Canseco ventured a tweet announcing his interest in the almost-vacant Toronto mayoral seat. Never mind that Canseco is American and ineligible, and never mind that his steroid past makes him a laughable prospect. What became an easy press field-day revealed a scarier state of affairs -- Rob Ford is just bad enough to make ANYONE seem better as mayor.