Ben Bailey, photographed by The Comic’s Comic last summer cleaning up on a Comedy Cellar cruise, spoke today at an event honoring New York City’s best taxi drivers. Wait. Did you think I meant comedy hacks? Nope. Hacks as in cabbies. The New York Daily News published a brief profile of Bailey today.

Related: Discovery Channel’s Cash Cab site.

More: Catch plenty of Cash Cab videos and contest spoofs on You Tube.