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  • Truck driver arrested after more than 15,000 kg of tobacco seized at border crossing
    MONTREAL, Que. –  A trucker is in some serious heat after the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), the RCMP and the Sûreté du Québec worked together to discover he had attempted to smuggle more than 15,000 kg of contraband tobacco…
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  • Canadian DEF prices the same or slightly lower in August
    TORONTO, Ont. — Diesel exhaust fluid (DEF) prices in Canada have stayed stable at the pump while decreasing in bulk and smaller quantities. According to DEF Tracker, truckload and less-than-load bulk prices in Canada decreased in August, while the average…
  • Ryder launches new rental Web site
    MIAMI, Fla. – Ryder System has launched a new Web site today that better helps commercial customers in the US and Canada manage their rental truck needs. The new Ryder Rental Reservation Web site allows customers to reserve trucks with…
  • Benefits of 6×2 axles, Canadian restrictions focus of new video
    With Canadian policymakers set to discuss regulations that prohibit advanced 6x2s axle configurations later this year, manufacturers and fleets have stepped up their efforts to raise awareness of the technology’s benefits. Meritor has produced a nine-minute video, including appearances from…
  • US FedEx drivers ruled employees
    Oakland, Calif. — Over two thousand FedEx drivers in California can now consider themselves employees and not contractors—at least for the time being. The change in status comes about after a court ruling on a case known as Alexander v.…
  • FMCSA responds to letter from ATA about restricting CSA scores
    ARLINGTON, Va. — Anthony Foxx, Transportation Secretary, has responded today to a letter written by the American Trucking Associations and a coalition of other organizations who pleaded for the FMCSA to restrict “unreliable” CSA scores from public view. The FMCSA…
  • ACT Research shows trailer net orders on the rise in July
    COLUMBUS, Ind. – July trailer net orders were way up (37%) year over year according to the most recent State of the Industry: U.S. Trailers published by ACT Research. Year-to-date, orders rose 44% over the same time last year. Frank…
  • Bison supports Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry Memorial Baton Relay
    WINNIPEG, Man. – Bison Transport announced today that is a sponsor of the Princess Patricia’s Canadian Light Infantry’s Memorial Baton Relay. The Memorial Baton Relay, which travels across Canada and reaches Winnipeg on Thursday, marks 100 years of service for…
  • No small bump in the road
    Why a Mississauga entrepreneur wants the province to reconsider its construction plans for Hwy. 401 over the Credit River
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    A view from the Creditview crossing over the 401. A Mississauga businessman would like to see the stretch leveled off before it's widened.
  • Ryder names Top Technicians
    MIAMI, Fla. – Ryder System announced the winner of it 2014 Top Technicians Recognition Program today. The program was made to identify and reward Ryder’s best technicians. Winners are selected annually from the company’s team of nearly 5,000 technicians based…
  • ATA wants “unreliable” CSA scores hidden from public view
    ARLINGTON, Va. — The American Trucking Associations (ATA) and a coalition of other organizations wants the FMCSA to restrict access to carriers’ CSA scores. The request was outlined in a letter to Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx. ATA says research proves…
  • Mack offers new 505C+ engine
    GREENSBORO, N.C. — Mack has announced availability of a new 505-hp 505C+ engine based on its MP8. The new offering is intended for customers looking for big power from a 13-litre engine, the company announced. The MP8 505C+ offers 505…
  • Daimler celebrates major milestone
    CLEVELAND, N.C. – Daimler Trucks North America (DTNA) celebrated a milestone today when it marked the production of its 3,000,000th vehicle in North America. “Daimler Trucks North America is committed to pacing the industry in terms of engineering and manufacturing excellence,…
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Photo Workshop Panorama…

Here’s a panorama shot of the group of participants in the 2007 Fort Collins, Colorado Chris Marquardt “Learning To See” photography workshop/seminar:

Here’s the QuickTime interactive version:

http://www.panoramanetwork.com/movies/workshop.mov

Chris Marquardt “Learning To See” Photo Workshop/Seminar…

Today was day one of a four day photography workshop/seminar being put on by my good friend Chris Marquardt that does the “Tips From The Top Floor” digital photography podcast, which can be found at http://www.tipsfromthetopfloor.com.

I took this photo of Chris admiring his giant glass of beer…

I’ve posted a bunch more photos [...]

911 TLC video…

Here’s part of a program about 911 on The Learning Channel:

WTC Tourist Video One Month Before 911…

Here’s tourist video from one month before 911…

Inside WTC Tower One During The Collapse…

Here’s video that was shot inside the World Trade Center Tower One during the collapse on 911…

And Another One From 911…

Here’s another 911 video. Be sure to watch and listen through until the very end…

Remembering 911…

Check out this National Geographic video documentary of 911…

Remembering 911…

Check out this video of the two towers of the World Trade Center in New York City being hit on 9/11/2001.

Motorcycle Riding Video…

Here’s my latest video consisting of footage I shot from my motorcycle using a handlebar-mount tripod.

http://m.podshow.com/media/1165/episodes/79236/yazooma-79236-09-13-2007.mp4

Death Center Spoof…

I was messing around on my computer last week and this is the spoof I came up with:

http://m.podshow.com/media/150/episodes/77863/darkside-77863-09-02-2007.mp3