PHOTOS: Toronto Mayor Rob ford declares Feb. 6 as ‘Bob Marley Day’

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“We Jammin’”
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It’s no surprise Toronto’s crack smoking mayor is one of Bob Marley’s biggest fans. We have the video to prove it. Today, the Toronto mayor took the extra step and made today “Bob Marley Day” in Toronto.

Bob Marley was born February 6 in Nine Mile, Jamaica and passed away in Miami on May 11, 1981.

In honor of Mayor Ford’s special declaration to honor one of his favorite stars, we’ve matched a few of Bob Marley’s famous quotes and song lyrics with glorious photos of Mayor Rob Ford.


“Don’t gain the world and lose your soul, wisdom is better than silver or gold.”

Toronto Mayor Ford walks back to City Hall following Remembrance Day ceremonies at Old City Hall in Toronto
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“You never know how strong you are, until being strong is your only choice.”

Rob Ford VS Hulk Hogan
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“When the race gets hard to run. It means you just can’t take the pace.”

Rob Ford Bob Marley Day-7 Toronto Mayor Rob ford proclaims Feb. 6 as 'Bob Marley Day'

“The good times of today, are the sad thoughts of tomorrow.”
05//02/06- (COLIN MCCONNELL PICS) pics of councillor rob ford at an admin committee meeting today af

“You say you love rain, but you use an umbrella to walk under it.”Mayor Rob Ford  Bob Marley every little thing is going to be alright

“In the abundance of water, the fool is thirsty.”

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