George & Wendy Show

Wendy Parker

Common sense is a learned behavior

| April 27, 2014

So it's prom season. Be safe out there and watch out for kids who are acting even worse than usual on the highways. Who else firmly believes there should be an 18-and-older law for highway use in a four-wheeler?

Fatigue: The jokes get bad, the puns get worse

| April 25, 2014

“Hey, you know what you get when you put three frogs in a blender?”

The re-appearing bra and other assorted strangeness

| April 23, 2014

"There are forces inside the cabs of our trucks we don't understand. The black holes exist – you're definitely not crazy."

Spring Toadies!

| April 20, 2014

George and son, and Wendy, go to a rock concert: "I felt like I had been beat with a stick the next day, but it was worth it. We had a great time, functioned well under pressure as a little unit, and did things we won't forget, and that's what family time is about."

Sometimes the delays are lifesavers

| April 18, 2014

Near-disaster averted by the highway in Arkansas -- and the Motel 6.5: "It's a real place, with a hand-painted sign, swear it."...

Taxing our patience — in more ways than one

| April 16, 2014

Weather, taxes... "Mother Nature must have forgotten a few deductions this year, as she seems very angry and wrathful..."

The Whataburger connection

| April 13, 2014

...to alien abduction? Yes: "Poor George has the implant, and he's unable to fight the urges of the evil radio signals that emit from it, even under great duress."

From one diseased, unhealthy animal to another

| April 11, 2014

"We all know these things are bad for us, but it doesn't make them any less delicious."

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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