Tag Archives: trucker

A trucker visits Carhenge

  As a trucker for nearly 15 years, I’ve traveled all across the United States and parts of Canada. Along the way I’ve had the opportunity to explore many things. Yet, for the most part, I haven’t. Why not? Well, … Continue reading

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Twas the night before Christmas: Trucker style

Well, it’s that time of year again. Christmas is here and you and your brother have finally settled out of court over that ugly turkey drumstick incident. The house is filled with holiday cheer. Everyone is happy to be together … Continue reading

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Who’s a trucker?

No, seriously. That’s a real question. Does just driving a truck make you a trucker? Or is there something more to it? Sorry, I realize I didn’t put a quiz on your syllabus, but hey, that’s the nature of the … Continue reading

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This is the life. We all have to be somewhere. This is my life. Guest post by Jean McHarry

Hey! Todd here. Today I’ve got what can only be described as a guest blog post within a guest blog post. I won’t be the one entertaining you today. Let me explain. You and I both know I’m a blabbermouth, … Continue reading

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Trucker Pullover Protest Against Rising Diesel Prices Monday May 23 1-2 PM

New York NY – May 20, 2011 – On May 23rd, 2011 from 1:00-2:00pm Eastern truckers are being asked to pull their trucks to the side of the road for one hour to gain the attention of Washington and focus it … Continue reading

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Turtle racing

Turtles are cool. If I see one trying to cross the road, I’m the kinda guy that’ll pull over and carry him across the road to safety. That is, unless it’s one of those Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. If I … Continue reading

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Anti Trucker Association – Pleased With Announcement of New US-Mexico Trucking Agreement

Who would have thought any differently? I can’t figure ATA out, one day they are on the ball to helping the industry out. Then the very next day they rejoin the ranks of the “ignorant” people in Washington – again. … Continue reading

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Trucker vs. Lawyer

A lawyer and a Truck driver are sitting next to each other on a long flight. The lawyer is thinking that Truck driver are so dumb that he could put one over on them easily…so the lawyer asks the Truck … Continue reading

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Unfriendly States Cities – How are you going to get your Freight?

This is something that really gets my blood boiling. There are not many trucker friendly places left in the United States. Of course the Northeast has never been trucker friendly as far as getting around the different Cities in the … Continue reading

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Thank a Trucker – Pay it Forward

I am an avid Twitter user, and every Friday on twitter is recognized by this hashtag #FollowFriday. This morning while doing my follow Friday mentions I decided to add the hashtag #ThankYou to mine. If you follow me on twitter … Continue reading

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