Bitch slap to the SHITS…

Last week an absolutely scathing complaint was filed with the US Attorney General Eric Holder by the editor of the LimoInsider Report, Joe Jordan. Joe is a former NSA Senior Intercept Analyst and staunch supporter of the transportation for hire business. The letter makes some pretty severe allegations with regard to multiple federal statutes among […]

My letter to the CA Attorney General

To Whom it May Concern: As you may or may not be aware, California and the nation are currently under attack by unlicensed taxi services that are being barely regulated by the CPUC.  These services have overrun the city streets with thousands of questionably insured vehicles driven by untrained drivers without the requisite licensing to […]

Laws being broken….

The following list of laws are just a a few of the laws being broken by the TNC companies. Title 49 USC 13102 – Definitions (19) Pre-arranged ground transportation service.— The term “pre-arranged ground transportation service” means transportation for a passenger (or a group of passengers) that is arranged in advance (or is operated on […]

Why I stopped giving a shit (and getting mad) about lyft and sidecar….

The CPUC recently made a quite silly ruling that would effectively legitimize these illegal taxi services that have been masquerading as “ridesharing”.  This ruling basically laid it out that they are not “ridesharing” and are for hire/for profit transportation services.  Exactly what they claimed throughout the whole rulemaking proceedings that they were and were not, […]

I am the taxi hero.

Three years ago a German tourist was shot while returning to her hotel in Union Square when she was caught in the crossfire between two groups of youths shooting it out in front of Ruby Skye.  I was the “hero” taxi driver that identified and reported some of the shooters involved. Here is a link […]