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Looking For Trucking Couples

I know, the title of the post sounds like something you would find in the “personals” section of Craigslist but keep an open mind for a moment. I think it is safe to assume that many of us enjoy truck … Continue reading

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Ax Men Season 7

This Sunday the seventh season of Ax Men airs on the History Channel. I will tell you right off the bat I could care less about the log count and who is king of the mountain. It’s all a load … Continue reading

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Highway Thru Hell – Season 2

I’m a little late on this notice but you know what they say, better late than never. Season 2 of Highway Thru Hell kicked off last week which means by the time you read this two episodes have already aired. … Continue reading

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So Long SPEED

You may have heard by now that come August 1st the network known as SPEED will cease to exist. In its place will be a network named Fox Sports 1. This new station is supposed to compete with the likes … Continue reading

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Loadstar Hotrod

If you watch the SPEED show Gearz this might be old news for you but for all others check out the videos below. Personally, I haven’t watched the show in years but please don’t take that as a slight against … Continue reading

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Big Rig Bounty Hunters – My Thoughts

By now you should be familiar with my thoughts on reality TV programming that in some form involve trucks and or heavy equipment. I will give any show, regardless of quality, a passing grade if it contains any of the before mentioned activities. The … Continue reading

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Big Rig Bounty Hunters

I never complain when a new truck related show hits the airways. Our friends at the History channel seems to have the market cornered when it comes to new trucking shows. This Thursday (2/14) Big Rig Bounty Hunters premieres at … Continue reading

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U-Haul Supergraphics

I happened across this little U-Haul truck a few months back and was intrigued by the graphics on the side. How could I ignore what appears to be a Peterbilt hauling an over sized load across a frozen ice road? I followed the directions that instructed … Continue reading

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Highway Thru Hell: Heavy Rescue

When one towing show ends another one begins. A few weeks ago the NatGeo channel premiered a reality tv show named Hell on the Highway. The show chronicled the life of tow operators who make their living working the dangerous … Continue reading

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Movie of the Week – Moonfire

Take a moment to read the synopsis from the 1970 trucking movie, Moonfire. Trucker Robert Morgan unknowingly becomes involved in a blackmail plot. He battles a Nazi who is hiding in Mexico. The subplot involves the disappearance of a reclusive … Continue reading

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