BLOG: Phil Madsen

A remodeled truck stop and a strange haul

| April 28, 2012

We saw today the Petro truck stop in Kenley, N.C. for the first time since it was remodeled. Nice!

A not-crazy part of New Jersey, who woulda thunk?

| April 27, 2012

We drove in a part of New Jersey we had not seen before and were pleasantly surprised.

Another drive/sleep mode day

| April 26, 2012

We're on a long run, operating in drive/sleep mode.

We’re in drive/sleep mode today

| April 25, 2012

Not much to say or do today except drive and sleep.

British chocolate and the Virgin River Gorge

| April 24, 2012

This morning's lesson on British chocolate was followed with a drive through the spectacular Virgin River Gorge.

No freight today

| April 23, 2012

We were ready to haul freight today but none was offered.

More detail on driver stuck in a Mexico jail

Phil Madsen | April 22, 2012

A US truck driver mistakenly drove a truck loaded with ammunition across the border into Mexico and now sits in a Mexican jail. Why does he not have an attorney?

News to me: Charlie Brown and Snoopy went to the moon

| April 21, 2012

I learned today that there is a small natural history museum in the big shopping mall in Las Cruces, N.M. Learned by stumbling onto it while taking a walk. Diane and I are on ...

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