Wendy Parker

Sleep: A user’s guide

| September 24, 2013

This info piece on the science of sleep also presents an argument against the provision of two 1-5 a.m. periods in any restart codified in the most recent hours of service changes.

Say no to twerking

| September 22, 2013

"I'm pretty certain twerking will be solely responsible for Armageddon, and the subsequent zombie apocalypse to follow shortly thereafter."

Drunk people and their allergies to clothing

| September 20, 2013

Wendy learns lesson No. 2 about the state of Louisiana.

5 things members of the general public don’t know about truckers

| September 19, 2013

From typical speed to on-the-road conditions and pay packages, misunderstood elements of the trucking business remain in the dark for many in the general public.

‘Unofficial warning shot’ fired

| September 18, 2013

Intel on the "2 Million Bikers to D.C." ride Thursday, September 12, from Tidewater Express heavy hauler Lyndon Armory.

‘Trucker appreciation life’

| September 15, 2013

"There are a lot of people out here doing it right.... For the ones who are striving to do it like you should, thank you."

Poison sumac: Solution to Middle East crisis

| September 13, 2013

"Either the Benadryl is working its magic, or a profound sense of clarity has come over me. I think I know how to end the crisis in the Middle East."

Returning with fall: Friday night lights … and clothes

| September 11, 2013

"Fall is almost here again and I'm excited because (A) football starts, and (B) people start wearing clothes again."

Wendy Parker

Wendy Parker rides with her husband, George Parker, an owner-operator who pulls dry van. She chronicles their adventures and her observations from the shotgun position in her blog and at their website, http://www.thegeorgeandwendyshow.com/index.html

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