That really is true. You feel so invested that you think you're a failure if you bail, but once you do, it doesn't take long for you to realize what a waste of time and emotion it was. You marvel at your blindness to the all the pointless compromises, to the piss-poor quality of life you accepted, and how depressive… » 12/18/14 6:21pm Thursday 6:21pm

It's not just the licensing and regulation that cab companies have to abide; it's the fact that cab companies are LIABLE when a driver causes harm to a passenger. They are liable, they can be sued, and a victim can be compensated. UBER denies ANY liability and you have no recourse when you are injured. It is not a… » 12/18/14 5:33pm Thursday 5:33pm

I'm not a lapsed Xian. I grew up with no religion at all. And it does feel secular to me. Maybe that's the key to this. Christmas is what you remembered it to be and at the time it felt like the truth but as you grow older you notice other people feel differently and it feels like they are trying to warp what you know » 12/18/14 12:37pm Thursday 12:37pm