New York Cab Driver Has His Throat Cut for Saying He's a Muslim 27.86K Richard Lawson 08/25/10 10:25AM Filed to: Violence Violence Muslims Ground zero mosque Gettypic New York cabbies bigotry Fb Jalopnik "Ground Zero mosque" mania reaches exciting new heights. Last night a cabbie picked up a man at 24th and Second. The passenger asked "Are you Muslim?" The driver answered yes, and was promptly stabbed. He survived, thank god(s).