Twitter reacts to Rob Ford ruling Online responses to the decision macleans.ca January 25, 2013 Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email 1 [View the story “Twitter responds to Rob Ford ruling” on Storify] Twitter responds to Rob Ford ruling Rob Ford has won his appeal, which means he’ll be Mayor of Toronto for at least two more years. Here’s how Twitter followed the case this morning: Storified by Maclean’s Magazine· Fri, Jan 25 2013 09:27:48 There was a giddy mix of anticipation and (for some) nervousness as the minutes counted down: T minus Rob Ford decision #TOpoliLindsay Tsuji Here is the view waiting for Mayor Rob Ford when he comes off City Hall elevator #TOpoli http://pic.twitter.com/Gtbt50kZDon Peat Rob Ford and Robbie Burns both trending on Twitter in #Toronto #TOpoliDon Peat Today a court may remove Rob Ford as mayor of Toronto, which would make the city about 200% less hilarious, but also 200% better governed.Bruce Arthur Anxiously waiting for the Rob Ford decision like it’s my own job on the line. Butterflies in my stomach. #TOpoliJaclyn Tersigni Reporters were on the alert for signs and signals: Richard Ciano, Ford campaign manager Nick Kouvalis’s partner, just tweeted: "Good day today." #topoliDaniel Dale Just a little after 10 a.m., Sun News reporter Faith Goldy tweeted “Ford wins appeal.” Reports: Ford wins appeal. #topoliFaith Goldy @FaithGoldy Says whose reports?Stuart Henderson can someone substantiate? RT @Faithgoldy Reports: Ford wins appeal. #topoliLaura-Louise T. Hints are out there that Ford won the appeal. This tweet is going to look awesome or ridiculous in 6 minutes #TOPoliMatt McNama And while some tweeps dismissed the unsubstantiated report, others just watched the clock: Appeal decision will made public in 2 minutes #Ford has known his fate for about an hour #topoliJoey Viezner Tick tock to Ford’o’clock! #TOpoli #FordCourtMichael McArthur Finally, news of the decision: ford is…. #topoliElle Flanders Moment of truth… #Topoli #FordAllie Price Mayor Rob Ford wins #TOpoliDon Peat And the reaction: OH FFS! RT @CityNews: #BREAKING: Mayor #Ford remains in office after winning appeal #topoliMichelle Blackwell Well, booo-urns. Rob Ford wins appeal and is around for 2 more years. sigh #topoliPaul Kutasi Rob Ford, please share your elixir of invulnerability. #TOpoliRyan Reid At the end of the day it really makes no difference. Rob Ford remains Mayor of our fair city in title only #topoliAdam Weitner NOOOOOOO RT @TorontoSun #BREAKING: Rob Ford ruling overturned, mayor to keep job http://bit.ly/WkGCwx #Fordict #TOpoliKristin MH Rob Ford will return after these messages. #topoli #2014ak More on this story at Macleans.ca Rob Ford – Topics – Macleans.caStories about Rob Fordfrom Macleans.ca We corrected this story after @IraLambchop messaged us with this: “@FaithGoldy is a reporter for @SunNewsNetwork! Not your regular “Tweep”!” Noted. Twitter Facebook Google+ Share LinkedIn Reddit Email Filed under: Rob Ford Advertisement About this author macleans.ca Macleans.ca administrator Other articles Maclean's on the Hill: On drugs, deficits and doctor-assisted death What's the minimum IQ of a genius? Take our Maclean's Quiz challenge! + 12 more posts this week Advertisement Post navigation Previous With one small patch, history is made on NBA All-Star weekend Next Read the best we have to offer with the new Maclean’s app.