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Aww, hail no: Rideshare drivers offer up their wildest stories

Aww, hail no: Rideshare drivers offer up their wildest stories

Illustrations by Cristina ByvikIt's difficult to think about what life was like before the invention of rideshare apps. How did people get home from bars? How did one get to the hotel from the airport during a vacation? It seems like so long ago that those were the worst of first world concerns.

According to the most recent ride share data from 2015, there were 8 million worldwide users of the rideshare app Uber and 631,000 for Lyft (imagine what the numbers are today). Adding up the total distance of just Uber trips taken through 2015, the journey would equal more than a roundtrip to Saturn....

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