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Uber has been working to prevent tipping from becoming an option on their app.

Workers are protesting and so is the taxi commission.

I also have two stories about stupid criminals, my favorite kind.

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My landlady's slop sink was clogged this afternoon.

Since I act as tenant and super for the building, that meant spending an hour emptying buckets of water into the drain outside.

And it also gave me time to think about MY home improvement skills.

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It's cold and flu season, which means a lot of hacking and coughing.

It also means a lot of snow, which translated into plowing and traffic issues.

Which meant an official letter of complaint had to be written about the inefficiency of the plowing.

Which brings me back to a situation with people not curbing their dogs in our neighborhood.

Which brings me back to official letters of complaint.

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There have been a number of people posting online about their pets recently.

I would post about mine - but they're very far in the past.

And none of them was particularly memorable.

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General Motors is going to conduct test drives of robo-cars (driverless vehicles) on the streets of Manhattan next spring.

This means the technology is getting closer to being made available to the public, which is thrilling, challenging, and depressing at the same time.

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