Cause we gotta little ol’ convoy, rockin’ through the night
Yeah we gotta little ol’ convoy, ain’t she a beautiful sight?
Come on an’ join our convoy, ain’t nothin’ gonna git in our way
We’re gonna roll this truckin’ convoy, cross the USA
Newsweek says that boomers are choosing the life of a truck driver
growing number of baby boomers who are breaking free of office life to become truckdrivers on the open road. “I don’t want to be sitting behind a desk anymore,” Cruz says. “I did that for too many years.
Yeah, I would much rather sit on my butt behind a steering wheel popping bennies and trying to catch an upskirt view of a passing chick. Who needs an air conditioned office with the coffee pot down the hall and a clean bathroom?
I’d much rather have my entire earning capacity tied to the price of diesel fuel than how productive I am at work. 401K? Shoot, I can buy lottery tickets in every state.
Newsweek interviewed a fired social worker and a former IBM employee. Does anybody besides me remember The Norm Show starring Norm MacDonald? He had to do social work to make up for some bad behavior which I can’t recall. So basically we got Norm and Dilbert behind 40,000 pounds of roaring interstate monsters according to Newsweek.
Pshaw, I say, yes Pshaw. The only reason more truckers are over 50 now than before is because they aged into the category.
Oh yeah, here’s a good one, a trucking firm is recruiting married couples for long haul trucking.
That is just so cruel to both people on so many levels.
If you have a sister and brother-in-law living with you, rent Smokey and the Bandit and gettrucking.com set as your home page.