Gawker is raising funds to buy the rights to the infamous video that allegedly shows Toronto’s mayor smoking crack.
The video is now being shopped around by drug dealers of Somali descent.
Gawker is hoping to raise $200,000 to give to the drug dealers in exchange for the video and the right to publish it. With just 7 days left, they’ve raised just under $90,000.
Gawker Editor, John Cook, called into the Roz & Mocha Show to talk about the “crackstarter” campaign to buy the video, what HE saw in the video, and more…