Taxi: Season 2, Episode 19

Shut It Down: Part 1 (29 Jan. 1980)

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Tired of driving ill-fixed cabs, the cabbies go on strike. Louie offers a solution to Elaine, the strike's leader. If she goes out with him, he'll make sure everyone gets what they want.

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Tired of risking their lives in cabs repaired in dangerous cost cutting methods,the drivers of Sunshine Cab decide to go on strike. After attempted negotiations break down.the cabbies do indeed shut it down. Louie decides to make a bold offer to strike leader Elaine, that could get their demands met and end the strike. Elaine,with understandable hesitation, agrees. Written by happipuppi13

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