"Here's to the spouses and families of the drivers – Salute!!"
In wake of Winter Storm Hercules and the extreme temperatures in impacted states, several states have issued exemptions or waivers of federal hours-of-service rules for truck drivers hauling fuel to or in those states.
Pictures and more from drivers caught in the extremely cold temps across the nation's midsection.
Several truck drivers told NPR they were halted by "cobblestone ice" at truck stops outside of Dallas.
Latest get-rich-quick scheme: Full-service tire chain changing lane. "Just remember, people thought the Wright Brothers were crazy, too."
Given abortive but multiple legislative efforts to tax carbon emissions in recent years, the subject of climate change remains ever relevant to the future of the trucking biz -- what's your view?
"Does anyone else think a giant rabbit with the ability to get into your house and squeeze your neck is terrifying?"
"Life on the road is never boring" -- just wait till the kids and in-laws see the stocking stuffers Parkers picked up in a Kansas truck stop.
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