Lady Cab Driver

  It always cracks me up when someone is excited by having a lady Uber driver. It happens about twice a week that a person gets in and makes some type of grandiose, hype exclamation that I’m ubering them around the city. I get everything from “Wow… I’ve never had a lady Uber driver!” to … More Lady Cab Driver

10 Things I Hate About U(ber)! #4 Identity: So, Who’s Really Getting In?

The 90s were a great decade for high school cult classic films. I was actually in college by the time 10 Things I Hate About You came out, nevertheless, it immediately ranked up there with Clueless, Can’t Hardly Wait and Never Been Kissed as one of my top faves! In this modern adaptation of Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew, Kat Stratford (played by … More 10 Things I Hate About U(ber)! #4 Identity: So, Who’s Really Getting In?

Parents: Sending Uber For Your Kids? 5 Tips to a Safer Ride!

One phenomenon I’ve noticed since becoming an Uber driver is how often parents are sending rides for their kids. As a matter of fact, a recent Wall Street Journal article entitled “Uber is the New Family Chauffeur” reports that teens are using their own smartphones to request Uber rides for themselves and friends through the accounts of … More Parents: Sending Uber For Your Kids? 5 Tips to a Safer Ride!

Watch out for Citi Bikers Who Can’t Control Their Rent-A-Bikes!

There’s been many an interesting moment since signing on to driver with Uber. But one that has forever left a dent in the experience (pun intended) is when a Citi Bike cyclist ran into the front of my vehicle one Saturday night near Herald Square! Let me preface this with: NO, I WAS NOT ON … More Watch out for Citi Bikers Who Can’t Control Their Rent-A-Bikes!

Why I Got Myself Some Pepper Spray (Which Is TOTALLY Legal In NYC!)

By now, we’ve all heard about the intoxicated Uber passenger in Newport Beach, CA who violently assaulted his driver while in a drunken rage shortly after 8pm on the night before Halloween. Fortunately for the driver, he was ultimately able to defend himself against the thrashing with his personal dispenser of pepper spray and gave … More Why I Got Myself Some Pepper Spray (Which Is TOTALLY Legal In NYC!)