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Trial and Error

Special Friday New Media Minute: Rides With Strangers

July 11, 2008 9:39 AM

It went against everything I warn my children against. Don’t talk to strangers. Don’t take rides with strangers. And especially don’t take rides from strangers after they’ve just been at a party with alcohol.

But I did it anyway. I’d just attended the 500th episode of Gary Vaynerchuk’s “WineLibraryTV” and my husband and I were looking for a cab. We weren’t having any luck when a dude in an SUV rolled by and asked if we needed a ride. Was that safe, we wondered?

If you want to know how we decided to take that ride, click on my late-night edition of the New Media Minute…

And feel free to check out one Mr. Andy Jolls of VideoCreditScore right here.


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