Welcome to Uber Nation

“Thanks for the ride,” we tell Eric as we hop out of his robin egg blue Hyundai.  To be clear, Eric isn’t a long lost friend – we’ve only known him for 15 minutes and 16 seconds – the time it took to get from LA’s Union Station to our friend Patrick’s home in Silverlake.  Eric drives for Uber, and we’ve just finished our first trip with the controversial car service.

“Welcome to Uber Nation,” Eric exclaims as we take off.

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