Tag: cab

Watch this jolly fellow high five people on the street as they hail a cab in NYC. Nothing new, but this video certainly is the most fun to watch.

I’m kind of confused at the response I’ve been reading surrounding this video posted to Gothamist. There’s some anger being thrown from all directions, but it seems that most people aren’t blaming the cab occupant¬†for not looking before opening the doors. If this were me I’d be so pissed at the person opening the door […]

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This list of NYC Taxi Medallions shows info on all registered taxi cabs, current as of January 2013. How many taxis is that in NYC? Exactly 13,387. And this list names them all in order based on their medallion number. Ever wonder how many Mercedes E350 taxis there are? Or how many Lexus SUVs disguised […]

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I had no idea that through two unmarked doors inside Grand Central Terminal is a long-forgotten (or rather, hidden) cab stop. It’s open to the public and you can go there freely.

I’ve never been to Japan before, but of all of the things to be excited about, how come nobody has ever mentioned to me that the taxi doors in Tokyo open and close by themselves?!