George & Wendy Show

Wendy Parker

Getting loaded with the laypeople

| January 16, 2013

"I think if the general public had a better idea of what actually goes on in getting their Oreos to the Kroger, they might just reconsider cutting that truck off in traffic."

Plagues, vermin, snakes!

| January 13, 2013

"You can flat fly through Texas; in fact, they encourage you to do so. Texas is the only state with DOT signs that taunt people...."

Close encounters of the weird kind

| January 11, 2013

"If the shoe-talker is reading this, or if you yourself have talked to the shoes of strangers in a bathroom stall, quit it. It's just plain weird."

Hole hell in California

| January 09, 2013

Wendy visits a middle-of-nowhere, Calif., rest area outhouse/reptile feeding facility.

Slowing down with sailboat fuel

| January 07, 2013

“'Sailboat fuel' is a dumb saying. Because sailboats have motors and there is no such thing as an airtight trailer that can haul wind.” More notes on the long deadhead here.

Humility, and lack thereof — more new-year notes

| January 04, 2013

"Holy guacamole if I didn't slip up and put together the number one article of the year for the online version of Overdrive."...

Driving away from 2012

| January 02, 2013

Wendy Parker's pictorial lookback in video over memorable moments from 2012 -- to ring in 2013. Happy new year!

Lying to the kids

| December 29, 2012

"Lying to the kids is perfectly alright when it involves fairy tales.... It's not OK to lie to kids about things they need to know."

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, thegeorgeandwendyshow.weebly.com

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