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An ‘UBER’ great weekend

I heard that UBER driver service soon will be in Sioux Falls, I say GREAT!

UBER has had criticism because it can’t be regulated like regular cab companies. Once again I say GREAT!

Regulations equal higher rates, especially in the taxi industry.

UBER drivers are regulated though by UBER, they do vehicle inspections and background checks on their drivers. The way they get around taxi regulations is that you don’t pay or tip the driver, you pay UBER through a phone app.

I used UBER about 4 times this past weekend in Minneapolis. Not only was there a fast response time, the vehicles were clean (and so were the drivers) and in most cases the cab ride was about 25% of the cost of a regular cab.

I say bring on UBER to Sioux Falls!

hert feelings

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I posted this on FB last night;

I think I am going to start a FB group that is upset about students being upset and another about being upset about students who should be upset but are not, which leads into my third page about trying to get the ones that are not upset, to be upset about something, but they are probably busy chasing tail, smoking grass and not playing their saxophone while cheerleading at a football game that turned into soccer practice that reviewed their physics AP courses. I just hope none of them starve over summer, and if they do get hungry remember to dig through the dumpsters at Wild Water West, because there will be lots of leftover chicken fingers and onion rings from the spoiled kids who get to tan for 3 extra weeks.

Happy St. Patty’s

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Also a Happy Birthday to my aunt! A very green girl!

Rest in Peace Thelma

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I was fortunate to meet Thelma in 1993, a passionate woman, a beautiful soul. She thought me a lot about women’s rights. At the ripe age of 21, I was brought into the world of NARAL and NOW. I will always remember her enormous sense of humor, and kind heart. South Dakota will miss this wonderful fighter and humanitarian.

Thelma Underberg, 83 of Sioux Falls, SD, passed away on Saturday, February 21, 2015, at the Sanford Medical Center.
Visitation will begin at 12 pm with the family present from 5 to 7 pm on Wednesday, February 25, 2015, at Miller Funeral Home, 13th & Main. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 am on Thursday, February 26, 2015, at Grace Lutheran Church with burial at Hills of Rest Memorial Park.

Corporate Welfare hurting the poor

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Merry Snow Gates from Henke!

Got a good chuckle out of this, Theresa Stehly who organized the snow gate petition drive got this card in the mail.

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It’s about time Pitty Patt apologizes

Maybe he is turning a new burger wrapper in 2015?

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Feel Free to give to DaCola

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It’s that time of the year, hosting fees are due, and if you would like to contribute, feel free to give to my PayPal account (you can also click on it in the Right sidebar). No donation is to small (or large).

As you know I volunteer my time to this site and sell very little advertising, I guess that is the downfall of being an independent in South Dakota. Maybe I need to start posting more press releases by Noem and Thune :)

Happy Holidays from Ferguson

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Nielson to release polling soon.

As you can see Nielson hasn’t released a poll on 17 or the Senate race yet, but on everything else. I am told they will be releasing the remainder in the next couple of days.