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McSupper...

Eating lunch.

Lunch buffet.

Break finished, ate lunch, ready to go again.

Lunch

Loaded next load here.

Lunch

Stopped to eat.

Eating lunch after picking next load up at Portland, Maine on my way to deliver to Nazareth, Pennsylvania.

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  • Road Today Show to be held Saturday
    BRAMPTON, Ont. — The Road Today Show and Job Fair takes place May 27 at the Brampton Soccer Center located at Dixie and Sandalwood Roads. This is the ninth edition of the show, which will run from 10 a.m. till…
  • Shell Rotella set to roll through Canada
    HOUSTON, Texas – The Shell Rotella Road Show is rolling into Canada this July. The official tour is set to be held from July 2-August 2 and features a 53-foot double bump-out trailer with more than 3,000 square feet of…
  • Healthy Fleet Challenge launches new public website
    LONDON, Ont. — The Healthy Fleet Challenge leaderboard is now public. According to organizers, the site, www.healthyteam.com is open to the public, where visitors can see a real-time ranking of the healthiest fleets in North America. Companies are ranked based on…
  • Canada Cartage named Coke’s top short-haul carrier
    TORONTO, Ont. — Canada Cartage has been named Coca-Cola Refreshments Canada’s short-haul carrier of the year. The award was handed out during an Apr. 12 reception in Toronto. Canada Cartage won the award for finding new, more efficient ways to…
  • Motivating Millennials
    Attracting and retaining Millennials to the transportation industry.
  • Toronto Regional Truck Driving Championships set for this weekend
    BRAMPTON, Ont. — The Toronto Regional Truck Driving Championships are set to take place this weekend. The championships will once again be held at the Brampton PowerAde Centre (7575 Kennedy Rd.) where competitors will go head-to-head with other drivers for the…
  • Bison teams up with Missing Children Society of Canada
    WINNIPEG, Man. — Bison Transport announced recently that is has partnered with the Missing Children Society of Canada (MCSC) in an effort to bring answers in the ongoing searches for missing children and help to return missing children to a…
  • It’s show time
    Three summer truck shows that should be on your calendar
  • Gordie Howe bridge start date now set for next summer
    WINDSOR, Ont. — Construction of the new Gordie Howe International Bridge should get underway in the summer of 2018, and take four years to build, top officials with the Crown corporation overseeing the bridge’s construction and future operations say. Windsor Detroit…
  • Four predictions for the future of trucking
    The North American transportation industry is in the early stages of an era of unprecedented change. Our industry has been inundated with reports of autonomous vehicles, the electrification of trucking and other potential alternative fuels, and the “uberization” of the…
  • Exercising a good work culture
    Free healthy meals. Paid workouts. Is Scotlynn Canada's healthiest trucking fleet?
  • East Manufacturing joins Transit Trailer product lineup
    CHATHAM, Ont. — Transit Trailer announced recently that East Manufacturing has joined its product lineup. “We look forward to expanding our product selection to include more of the finest in the marketplace,” said Murray Campbell, president of Transit Trailer. “East’s acclaimed…
  • Great Dane wins two Plant Safety Awards
    SAVANNAH, Ga. – Two of Great Dane’s manufacturing plants were awarded Truck Trailer Manufacturers Association’s (TTMA) Plant Safety Awards. The company’s Brazil, Indiana plant was the winning trailer manufacturing plant in the large plant category and the Danville, Pennsylvania plant…
  • Isotrak plants Canadian roots
    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – International fleet management software company Isotrak has established a Canadian office and named its Canada product manager. The UK-headquartered company appointed Andrew Dunne as its head of Canadian operations. Its new Mississauga office expands its footprint to…
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  • Housing could be to blame for truck tonnage decline: ATA
    ARLINGTON, Va. – US for-hire truck tonnage dropped 2.5% in April, and decreased 1.8% year-over-year. In March, the American Trucking Associations For-Hire Truck Tonnage Index was up 0.6% year-over-year. Year to date, the index is off 0.3%. “I have to…
  • Thermo King announces platinum sponsorship for Special Olympics Ontario
    MISSISSAUGA, Ont. – Thermo King Eastern Canada (TKEC)  announced this month that is it now a platinum sponsor with the Special Olympics Ontario Provincial Summer Games. The event, which is being hosted by the Peel Regional Police, will be taking…
  • Stoughton adds to executive sales team
    STOUGHTON, Wis. — STI Holdings and Stoughton Trailers have recently named Jim Kachidurian as STI Holdings’ senior vice-president of sales and marketing and Luke McMaster as vice-president of sales and marketing, dealer for Stoughton Trailers. Kachidurian will lead sales and…
  • Kinedyne reveals new E-Hook storage solution
    BRANCHBURG, N.J.— Kinedyne  has introduced TheE-Hook brand wall-mounted, freight loading storage solution today. The unique product holds two patents according to the company, safely and securely stows long and unwieldy cargo and keep it off the floor. THE E-Hook mounts…
  • Trucking Moves America Forward unveils new industry mascot
    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Trucking Moves America Forward (TMAF) introduced an industry mascot today to continue its mission in telling the story of trucking’s essentiality to the American economy.  TMAF executive committee leaders, Kevin Burch, president of Jet Express, Wendy Hamilton, senior…

The Clinton Legacy…

The Clinton Legacy RECORDS SET

- The only president ever impeached on grounds of personal malfeasance – Most number of convictions and guilty pleas by friends and associates* – Most number of cabinet officials to come under criminal investigation – Most number of witnesses to flee country or refuse to testify – Most number of […]

Algonite, The Religion of Man-made Global Warming…

I think we need to come up with a name for Al Gore’s religion of man-made global warming. Trucker Tom to the rescue!!! Al Gore’s religion shall henceforth be known as “Algonite.” The followers of this religion shall be called “Algonites.”

Of course Al Gore is the self-proclaimed prophet, guru and high priest (or […]

VMware Fusion…

After hearing about it on a podcast, yesterday I downloaded a program for Mac OS/X called VMware Fusion Mac. I must say I’m VERY impressed with it’s ability to run Windows inside of Mac OS/X in a virtual machine software environment. VMware Fusion does everything the Parallels program does, but does it with less hassle […]

Tryphorgettin…

This is Hillary-ous!!!! A geat example of parody…

Zoom H2 Digital Audio Recorder…

While I was at the Podcast & New Media Expo my friends Chris Marquardt, Michael Dell and I stopped by the fabulous Sam Ash music store in Ontario Mills Mall in Ontario, California. Chris and I each ended up buying a Zoom H2 Handy Recorder. These are absolutely amazing digital audio recorders. The built-in stereo […]

AirPort Extreme…

I just purchased an Apple AirPort Extreme WiFi router. I must say I’m very impressed with it — it’s an amazing device with great features and very solid performance. Here’s the link to a video of me unboxing it:

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