Toronto Mayor John Tory couldn’t be prouder of noted Canadian Kanye West’s contributions to the country’s music scene. One small problem: West is from Chicago.
Now, Tory has posted a cringeworthy video on Twitter that proves he does indeed know West isn’t a Canuck.
— John Tory (@JohnTory) July 16, 2015
At least the guy has a sense of humor about the whole thing.
The Great Kanye Mixup of 2015 began around the time an online petition, which protests against West’s scheduled performance at the Pan Am Games closing ceremony and calls for a local musician to replace him, went viral in Toronto. The petition has since collected more than 25,000 signatures. Read more…