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Old 08-22-2006, 09:44 PM   #1
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Cash Cab?

I love this show. Basically, people walk down the streets of NY and hail a cab. They dont know until they get into the cab ( and the lights flash inside) that they are on cash cab. They have to answer questions (trivia), and earn money as they go. At the end if they have lots of cash, they can gamble it, and do a video question. Anyone seen this show?

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Old 08-23-2006, 12:25 AM   #2
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i have ambuh.

it is a pretty cool idea, but i think the trivia is lame. way too easy, or worse, full of obscure pop references. it's like the writers of the show are some old guys who are dumbing down a trivia show, and a few pre-teenage girls.
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Old 08-23-2006, 01:23 AM   #3
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Yeah - what Bucky said .... a really lame spin-off of HBO's "Taxicab Confessions"
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Old 08-23-2006, 01:34 AM   #4
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I watch it from time to time. Although I know people that love it, I just find something about it annoying/agitating. And I have drove a taxi before so that might have something to do with it.
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Old 08-23-2006, 09:54 PM   #5
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I like the trivia. I didnt think it was too much pop oriented, it was just general knowledge questions, some historical, some political, current events, etc. Oh well
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Old 08-23-2006, 09:57 PM   #6
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Yeah - what Bucky said .... a really lame spin-off of HBO's "Taxicab Confessions"
I dont have HBO
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Old 08-24-2006, 02:23 AM   #7
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I like the show too, Amber. It's kind of a hoot - fast-paced (well edited - you'd almost believe it happens that quickly) and the "contestants" are really funny sometimes. If there are two or three passengers, it always seems to be just one who knows all the answers...

I don't think it could possibly be a spin-off of "Taxicab Confessions"... which is a soft porn show on HBO, if it's what I saw several years ago.
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Old 08-24-2006, 02:07 PM   #8
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we have something similar in G.... It could be fun but I don't like the guy driving the taxi and asking the questions....
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To a "Junkie" even BAD heroin is still heroin; i watch it every day!


Of course, i think MY daily dose is a more Quality product!!
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I dig the show. I want to get in one of those cabs next time I am in the city.
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