TNC’s Vs. Taxi Services

The public believes that TNC Services like Uber and Lyft are better services primarily because the TNC reponse times are much quicker, cars are newer and cleaner, and the drivers are more pleasent. But, are the TNC Services actually better than the Taxi Services? Sadly, probably not. Allow me to explain . . . The…

Exercise In Futility

What do you think of a person that let’s people join his facebook group while he has premeditation to try to make a fool out of them, simply because they do not follow his agenda relative to Uber.  Read the area noted in the following paragraph: WHY I’ve allowed Uber drivers to join and post:…

Coincidence or Collusion?

Is the new requirement for Business License in San Francisco just coincidental to the Class Action settlement or is it a case of collusion between Uber and local government? It is not a secret that Uber does most everything by deceit and manipulation. So is it just a coincidence that the City of San Francisco…

Kalanick, Pay Attention!

Travis, when are you going to pay attention to the best resources you have available? I do not care what type of business you have, the moment it becomes BIG you have a whole bunch of folks looking for ways to take you down. Why the hell are you opening door after door for them…

What Are You Doing In My Town?

The Cab Driver scowled at me and said, “What are you doing in my town,”  like I should give a shit what he had to say. Even after my Rider rolled up the window, the Cab Driver continued to give me the “stink eye.” I should have told the Cab Driver the “what is what”…

Without Warning Association President Deactivated!

Yesterday, without warning or other advance notification, Rich Brunelle, the President of the US RIDE-HAIL DRIVER’S ASSOCIATION was deactivated from Uber’s driver’s application. The deactivation email from Uber says that the reason was Brunelle’s failure to drive during the past 30 days. In the past drivers have been warned in advance of their possible deactivation…

Ok, Let’s Be Real . . . Uber!

I simply have to ask, “Mr Kalanick what am I supposed to do about insurance? I got by for over a year, using my personal auto insurance policy. While my insurance company knew I was driving for Uber,they did inform me that if I had to use my insurance I would likely have my policy…

Actually The Uber Strike Is A Success

The first success realized by the Uber Driver’s Strike this weekend was the media coverage that brought attention to the issues the drivers face and Uber’s failure to adequately compensate their drivers. The second success realized  by the Uber Driver’s Strike this weekend was the unity demonstrated by the informed drivers that honored the strike…

Why You Should Support The Uber Strike . . .

I can think of a lot of reasons to participate in the Uber Strike scheduled for 10/16 through 10-18. And, I can think of a few reasons not to. But that is me. Let me tell you a few good reasons why you should support the Uber Strike. Support for your fellow workers is always…

Is A Strike By Uber Drivers Justified?

  If ever a need for worker unification exist, drivers that work with Uber is it. Uber has consistently lied to and exploited their drivers. Uber as a corporation has demonstrated a complete lack of ethics, manipulated government, and Uber’s long term plans may prove harmful to the US and may endanger the US Economy.…