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18November
And Where Are You From

By JR Ridgley | Trucker Talk | 0 Comments

Truckers talk funny. The long hours of bringing you nearly everything in your house, somehow makes truckers very creative.  Our cities’ names are not their cities’ names. They do love to nickname. For example, I used to live in ‘Bright Lights’ and now I live in ‘Mile High.’ So Where are you from?  Here’s a […]

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Bears
27September
Bears

By JR Ridgley | Trucker Talk | 0 Comments

THE OTHER BEARS OUT THERE Thank God for the police officers who try their best to keep order on our highways and byways. We call them officers, cops, police officers. But in the world of Trucking, they have different titles.   I had to smile when I started learning this lingo while I was writing my […]

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Trucker Talk 101
20June
Trucker Talk 101

By JR Ridgley | Trucker Talk | 0 Comments

Well, most of us out on the highway know truckers, who drive 18-wheelers or semitrailer trucks, talk.  We also know they have their own lingo, which I’m new at as many of you out there driving in the hammer lane. Well I drive mostly in the granny lane except when I know I’m gonna turn […]

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