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Four days after footage of a verbal tirade that a member of the NYPD’s Joint Terrorism Task Force unleashed on an Uber driver went viral, taxi and livery drivers rallied outside Penn Station to call attention to a plight that they say is a frequent occurrence. “This is common, this is happening all the time,” […]

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Cab Roulette is a recurring series in which comedian Dan Speiser interviews cab drivers about their experiences on the job. Kulwinder is a Punjabi Indian who probably knows how to party and cannot make sense of American football no matter how hard he tries. Episode 1: Abdulai Episode 2: Tony Episode 3: Adama Episode 4: Santos Episode 5: Sam Episode 6: Chowdhry […]

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ANIMAL brings you our very first original supercut. Do we really need to explain this? […]

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Watch as Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind director and sweding enthusiast Michel Gondry reshoots Scorsese’s gritty NYC thriller as a psychotically adorable short. Heads will explode… with paint driblets. […]

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Oscar is a taxi driver. Graveyards of rubber tires, workers hauling wheelbarrows of industrial waste and a half-painted Jesus on the wall – that’s the view of Monterrey, Mexico from his cab. This ain’t your daddy-paid MFA program field trip; it’s the real deal. See more of self-taught photographer Oscar Fernando Gómez Rodríguez’s work below and more cab […]

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If you get misty-eyed over Scorsese and NYC circa Taxi Driver, watch for TASCHEN’s fancy new book coming out this month with tons of never-before-seen on-set photography by Steve Schapiro, including bloody/cheery/behind-the-scenes De Niro and Scorsese waving a lot of arms and crawling around pretend-dead bodies. […]

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Sorry, guys: that whole Taxi Driver remake thing was definitely a cruel lie and the most annoying rumor at the Berlin Film Festival. It didn’t sound very real anyway, pfft. I had a hard time believing Lars Von Trier could scrape together enough funding for an art film so soon, lest more Willem Dafoe penis […]

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If Variety’s Taxi Driver rumor has got you salivating for a Hollywood-superfleous-remake-style explosion-laden “update” on the classic, prepare to be disappointed. As amusing as it would be to see a senior Bickle raise some bloody havoc over a teeny hooker (casting idea: Baby Cyrus, blegh), with what collaborator Lars Von Tier’s got in mind, it’s going […]

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