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Michigan Resident Uses Horse And Buggy For ‘Amish Uber' Service

6 monthes ago   |   By Ubergizmo

An Amish man hailing from the Colon village in Michigan has launched his own ride-hailing service of sorts which relies on a horse and buggy. He's got a fun name for it, Timothy Hochstedler is calling his service “Amish Uber.” It's nothing more than a horse-drawn carriage for hire and for $5, Hochstedler will take riders across the Amish area in a carriage that's pulled by a Morgan horse.
Given that the Amish culture is resistant to modern technology, he's not using an app that will let people hail his carriage. It's actually got nothing in common with Uber since there's no app and riders...
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