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My trucking origin story | How I got started in trucking | #170
September 29, 2023

Lets go in the way back machine and see how I got my start in trucking. I started just after deregulation and I will tell you it was a great move for me because I was working at Arbys at the time a

Is Biden right? Do 3rd parties steal votes from him? | #169
September 26, 2023

In a twist away from trucking I want to talk about third parties stealing votes from major party candidates. Is this true? Many of you may not know that I ran for office as a Libertarian candidate h

Freightwaves vs ATA and the fake trucker shortage | #168
September 17, 2023

Freightwaves recently came out with an excellent article about the trucker shortage and the fact that there isnt one. The whole thing is made up and I agree. Of course, the American Trucking Associ

Military confidence is at an amazing low. I wonder why? | #167
September 14, 2023

It turns out the confidence in the military is at a low and no one can figure out why that might be. Do you have any ideas? It hasnt been this low since 1997. Who was President then? The highest

Werner Enterprises loses $36,000,000 lawsuit | #166
September 11, 2023

A Deaf driver applied to Werner after completing Roadmaster truck driving school. Did you know Werner Enterprises owns Roadmaster? Anyway, he got an exemption and passed his DOT physical, passed tru

Sunday Rant Follow Up | Detention Time Granular Study | #165
September 04, 2023

In another follow up to my YouTube video, I discuss detention time including what it is and what it isnt. Who should be responsible for detention time and who pays? Why dont drivers get more pay f

Yellow closure affects mental health of most drivers? HUH? | #164
September 02, 2023

In a small survey, over 70% of drivers said the closure of Yellow had a negative effect on their mental health. We need to get tougher as a society for sure. I didnt give it a second thought. I go

The Joe Madison Show and the fall of society | #163
August 31, 2023

Joe Madison does a show on XM and has a podcast. He has been a broadcaster for many years and I seldom agree with even one word of what he has to say. Today is no different. He had people calling i

Sunday Rant Follow Up | AARP | #162
August 29, 2023

The AARP wants Pedestrian Automated Emergency Braking on trucks in the future because of vulnerable road users. What a load of garbage that is. This AEB that they already have doesnt even work h

If brokers make so much money why don’t people just become a broker? | #161
August 27, 2023

I hear more griping about how much money brokers make. If there is so much money to be made, why not just become a broker? I hear they do nothing and make money. That sounds like a great way to mak