George & Wendy Show

Seeking recommendations for wormhole repair

"I think we need some wormhole repair around this joint. Tomorrow is Thanksgiving, and the day before yesterday was Easter, right?"

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Things that aren’t in the news, but should be

"The same people who don't hesitate to sit in the fuel island for 30 minutes will lose their mind trying to get out of the parking lot. It's like a switch is flipped from 'Nope, not moving,' to 'GOTTAGOFAST!' (The first person to blame this on ELDs gets a throat chop.)" ...

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Spotted salamander for a thousand, Alex

"Rest easy, Pennsylvania. Your concerns as a constituency are 100 percent being met in the salamander department by the gubmint, because they're here to help. Salamanders. Truckers, not so much."

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And just what a-‘bot’ that amateur-hour advocacy group

As reports surface of "bots" commenting on regs, Wendy expresses doubt, with humility: "I'm just part of that 'amateur-hour' advocacy group who didn't nonetheless make a 'rookie mistake' by encouraging 'bots' to do a job people need to be doing themselves with genuine, applicable, relevant information to have any credibility."

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Only on Saturdays, in the driveway. Definitely.

"I've never been great at self-marketing. I prefer to kind of linger in the shadows and write stuff about things that happen – either to us or to other people. I like telling stories. So, I'm still kind of amazed when someone recognizes me – especially outside of the trucking realm. ..."

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Veterans Day 2017

Veterans, a big thank-you for your service from Wendy, with particular note to those in her well-represented family.

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Not all those who wander have been abducted by aliens

"So there's this guy, they call him 'Cargo,' and he started walking due North eleven months ago in Ushuaia, Argentina, toward Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. Yep. I said walking. And he's made it on foot through South and Central America, in less than a year."... No joke, and he wasn't abducted by aliens ...

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New Mexico 1942 International rat traps the big one in Vegas

After their GBATS rat-rod trophy, father-son team Elmo and Charlie Pacheco, also known as “Team Cutters,” took home bragging rights, trophy and title of numero uno in the first official SEMA RATical Rod International Build & Drive Off.

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Is this thing on?

"This administration desperately, desperately needs a check-mark in the 'win' column. If anyone out there is listening, here's your chance. It's ripe for the picking, along with the block of voters it represents. Respond to the truckers on the ELD mandate. They deserve at least that much."

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You can’t hide them lyin’ eyes

George's dalliance with aftermarket parts -- for a different truck! "It became evident I was going to have to confront him.... He was cheating. He was looking at aftermarket parts for a Peterbilt."

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