"O.K., O.K., let's take the F.D.R."
Tags:monster, monsters, monster movie, monster movies, kaiju, traffic, traffic jam, traffic jams, taxi, taxis, cab, cabs, cabbie, cabby, cabbies, cab fare, peak traffic, peak time, rush hour, detour, detours, save time, saves time, save money, saves money, diversion, diversions, divert, diverts, new york, new yorker, new yorkers, f.d.r. bridge, fdr bridge, toll, tolls, toll road, toll roads, toll bridge, toll bridges, save time, saves time, saving time, directions, taxicab driver, taxicab drivers, nyc, freeway, freeways
"Mind if we go through the Park? There's this ailing ginkgo tree I want to check on."
Tags:taxi, taxis, taxi cab, taxi cabs, cab, cabs, driving, driver, drivers, cab driver, cab drivers, taxi driver, taxi drivers, transportation, cabbie, cabbies, new age, environmentalist, environmentalists, environmentalism, environment, nature, tree, trees, ginkgo, ginkgo tree, ginkgo trees, trend, trends, trendy, hipster, hipsters, park, parks
"I don't tell you how to do your job—don't tell me how to do mine!"
Tags:taxi, taxis, cab, cabs, taxi cab, taxi cabs, taxi driver, taxi drivers, cab driver, cab drivers, cabbie, cabbies, taxi man, driver, drivers, drive, drives, automobile, automobile, car, cars, vehicle, vehicles, transport, transportation, lost, confused, confusion, wrong way, mistake, mistakes, backseat driver, backseat drivers, back-seat driver, back-seat drivers, driving, nag, passenger, passengers, forest, directions, direction
Off-Duty Cab Co.
"In my country I was a taxi dispatcher."
Tags:immigrant, immigrants, cabbie, cabbies, cabby, cabdriver, cabdrivers, cab-driver, cab-drivers, immigrant story, immigration story, immigration stories, story, stories, storyteller, storytellers, storytelling, dispatch, dispatcher, dispatchers, social status, social statuses, new york cab, new york cabs
"Don't argue with me. The FDR will be faster!"
Tags:cab driver, cab drivers, taxi, taxis, car share, car sharing, gig economy, hack, hacks, smart phones, smart phone, phone app, phone application, ride-hail, ride-hail app, taxicab, taxicabs, taxicab driver, taxicab drivers, driver, drivers, word play, famous movie, famous movie character, 70s film, 70s films, 70s cinema, 70s movie, 70s movies, cabbie, cabbies, new york, new york movies, new york movie
"Get another cab, Dad. This one is creepin' me out."
Tags:taxi, taxis, taxi cab, taxi cabs, cab, cabs, driving, driver, drivers, cab driver, cab drivers, taxi driver, taxi drivers, transportation, cabbie, cabbies, ad, ads, advertisement, advertisements, advertising, marketing, eye, eyes, creepy, strip club, strip clubs, gentleman's club, gentleman's clubs, club, clubs, kid, kids, child, children, parent, parents, parenting, parenthood, father, fathers, fatherhood, dad, dads, family, families, inappropriate, scary
"How much if I pedal?"
Death and Taxis
A taxi with a sign on top that reads "English Spoken".
Tags:city, cities, city living, city life, urban, urban living, urban life, new york, ny, nyc, new york city, taxi, taxis, taxi cab, taxi cabs, cab, cabs, hailing, language, english, driving, driver, drivers, cab driver, cab drivers, taxi driver, taxi drivers, cabbie, cabbies, foreign, immigrant, immigrants, immigration, transportation, car, cars, vehicle, vehicles, automobile, automobiles
"How can you drive a cab in this city and not know where the corner of Reade and Elk is!"
Tags:taxi, taxicab, taxis, cab, cabs, cabbie, cabbies, cabby, direction, directions, as the crow flies, bird, birds, crow, crows, clueless, cluelessness, new york city, new yorker, new yorkers, entitled, entitlement, drive, drives, driver, drivers, inconvenience, inconveniences, taxi driver, taxi drivers
"Hello, this is Bill Gates. Remember, nobody has a monopoly on safety, so buckle up!"
Tags:taxi, taxis, taxicab, taxicabs, cab, cabs, cabbie, cabbies, safety warning, cabby, safety warnings, buckle up, celebrity, celebrities, recorded message, recorded messages, recording, recordings, monopoly, monopolies, antitrust, antitrust case, antitrust cases, bill gates, microsoft, lawsuit, lawsuits
The Cab of Guilt - "This is your mother, reminding you that if you don't buckle up I will kill myself."
Tags:guilt, guilts, guilty, guiltily, guilt trip, guilt-trip, extreme, extreme measures, desperate measures, road safety, traffic safety, buckle up, buckle-up, seatbelt, seat belt, seatbelts, seat belts, mother, mothers, motherhood, parent, parents, parenting, taxi, taxis, taxi driver, taxi drivers, driver, drivers, road safe, safe, safety, safer, traffic safety, travel, travelling, transport, safe, safer, cab, cabs, cabbie, cabbies, car, cars, drive, driving, driver, drivers, tech, technology, threat, threats, threaten, threatens, threatening, melodrama, melodramatic, dramatic, dramatically, over dramatic, over-dramatic, yellow taxi, taxi driver
Tags:taxi, taxis, cab, cabs, taxi cab, taxi cabs, call a cab, calling a cab, fat chance, downpour, downpours, urban, urban life, city, cities, city life, bad timing, badly timed, unlucky, unluckiness, poorly timed, cabbie, cabbies, insult, insults, insulting, insulted, let down, let downs, let-down, let-downs, rain, raining, caught in the rain, bad weather
The Rockefeller Center August Tree
Tags:christmas tree, christmas trees, rockefeller center, 30 rockefeller center, 30 rock, tree, trees, air freshener, air fresheners, taxi, taxis, taxicab, taxicabs, cab, cabs, cabbie, cabbies, car, cars, august, heat, heatwave, heatwaves, heat wave, heat waves, smell, smells, smelly, sweat, sweats, sweaty, humid, humidity, new york city, new york
A police officer drives around in a car that reads "Off Duty".
"Er, driver, just let me off right here, please!"
Tags:drive, drives, driving, driver, drivers, cab, cabs, cabbie, cabbies, cabby, cab driver, cab drivers, taxi, taxis, taxicab, taxicabs, worry, worries, worrying, worrisome, anxious, anxiety, anxieties, alien, aliens, monster, monsters, change of heart, changes of heart, cab fare, cab fares, fare, fares
A taxi passenger climbs into the car filled with signs.
Tags:sign, signs, unnecessary, too many, cab, cabs, cabby, cabbies, safety, safety sign, safety signs, health and safety, driver, drivers, taxi driver, taxi drivers, reminder, reminders, new york, new york city, new york cab, new york cabs, new york cabbie, new york cabbies, fare, fares, cab fare, cab ride, cab rides, instruction, instructions, cabbie, cabbies, annoyance, annoyances, annoying, irritate, irritates, irritating, irritation, irritations, frustration, frustrations, frustrating
Tags:rockefeller, rockefeller centre, rockefeller centre, ice skate, ice skating, skate, skates, ice skates, ice-skate, ice-skating, ice-skates, bear, bears, trick, tricks, talent, talented, absurd, taxi, taxis, cab, cabs, cabby, cabbie, taximan, taxi man, driver, drivers, drive, grizzly, grizzlies, brown bear, brown bears, christmas, christmases, new york, new york city, nyc, holiday, holidays, ice rink, rink, rinks, ice skating rink
"My people have seventeen words for traffic."