It was a good thing I had my editor, Lyndon Finney, with me: a cop car was circling the parking lot at a Central Arkansas truck stop on an overcast afternoon last month and I was afraid they were dubious about my intentions.
By the time you read this, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration will have completed four listening sessions to gain in-sight from trucking industry stakeholders about the proposed new Hours of Service rule.
A trucker’s job is formidable, demanding, arduous, and just plain tough. Yet they are proud to perform their duties under the most adverse conditions. And then there are our self-absorbed NFL narcissists, who we keep around for amusement purposes.
Q. I was stopped for speeding, but there was no posted speed limit that I saw and the officer was unable to tell me where the speed limit sign was. How can an officer give me a speeding ticket when there is an unknown speed limit or no posted speed limit?