Carolyn Magner

Truth or myth?: Guns in cabs

| August 16, 2012

Is it true that there is a federal law that says truckers cannot legally carry a gun in their truck?

Too much togetherness?

| August 10, 2012

Dear Carolyn, My last chick is flying out of the nest in a few weeks and I’m feeling very blue. I am planning to join my husband on the road as soon as she's settled into ...

Consider the long haul

| August 08, 2012

Girlfriend is OK with doing heavy lifting in relationship, but her friends aren't.

State of isolation is no place to dwell

| August 02, 2012

Dear Carolyn, I just went through a tough divorce and am now single and lonely. I feel hopeless about ever meeting a good woman who can put up with the stress of loving a trucker. There’s ...

Change is possible

| July 24, 2012

Dear Carolyn, I’m about to get married to a great guy. He wasn’t such a great guy when he was married to his previous wife. However, he has since quit drinking, got into therapy, lost 50 ...

Model search!

| July 10, 2012

Dear Readers, Overdrive magazine is looking for a few attractive, wholesome, fit women to pose for photos next to beautiful show trucks at the Great American Trucking Show, August 23-25, in Dallas, Texas.  It's easy to enter ...

Drink water not soda

| July 02, 2012

Dear Carolyn, I am still laughing about NYC Mayor Bloomberg’s misguided ban on over-sized sodas. I think you would agree with me that it’s a boneheaded attempt to legislate common sense! What do you think? I’m about ...

Tougher Than Tough

Truckers News Staff | July 01, 2012

TRUCKERS NEWS CELEBRITY SERIES -- Ice road trucker Alex Debogorski epitomizes the word tough, and in the sixth season of the History Channel’s “Ice Road Truckers” and the upcoming season of “IRT: Deadliest Roads,” he ...

Carolyn Magner

Carolyn Magner is not a professional therapist and her advice is meant to entertain you, not solve your terrible, desperate problems. Email Carolyn at

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