Posts tagged "taxi"

Uber Calls A Kidnapping An “Inefficient Route” (And Various Other Reasons Not To Use Uber)

An Uber customer in Los Angeles was kidnapped by her driver, driven 20 miles out of her way to a dark, abandoned parking lot, and only when she started to scream did the driver take her back home. The customer reported the incident to Uber, and they responded by e-mailing her an apology for…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / October 14, 2014

A Cab That Wards Off Vampires

New York. It's a hell of a town. And it's about the only place where a taxicab bearing what appear to be garlic bunches from the rear bumper seems totally normal. Maybe this guy had a run in with Edward and Bella or the cast of "True Blood"? Maybe it's a wry commentary on the…
By: Julie Gerstein / April 4, 2013

An Open Letter To The Woman Who Stole My Cab This Morning

Dear Woman With The Rolling Suitcase Who Stole My Cab This Morning, Did you think I wouldn't notice? That I wouldn't see you roll past me, stop no more than eight feet in front of me, and raise your arm just like mine had been raised for 15 minutes? Did you think I was so…
By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / February 17, 2012