bobtails you SUCK!!

Discussion in 'Truck Stop Reviews and Discussion' started by panhandlepat, Apr 29, 2009.

  1. bigyellowpete

    bigyellowpete Town Bike Supporter

    According to the timestamp on the pic in its original spot, that pic was tKen at 1:46am, May 29, 2011. Pretty sure it just felt like 5 am!
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  2. bigyellowpete

    bigyellowpete Town Bike Supporter

    What kind of fool would stack all those cans on the dash while they were sitting around in Laredo waiting for their trailer to come back?

    The guy's gotta be nuts.
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  3. Racer X 69

    Racer X 69 Member

    Is that the one from Sioux City or Des Moines?
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  4. bigyellowpete

    bigyellowpete Town Bike Supporter

    That one was in Des Moines, right before we took out the trash.
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  5. Duck

    Duck Quack Supporter

    In the picture, the visor seen through the windshield appears to be yellow. And that looks like Peterbilt gauges. Hmm .. who drives a big yellow pete?

    Define "took out".

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  6. bigyellowpete

    bigyellowpete Town Bike Supporter

    Ya think?

    i believe that picture was taken a mere 13 minutes later, lol.
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  7. Racer X 69

    Racer X 69 Member

    I had it confused with the one in Sioux City when we drank beer until the sun came up. At least I got a 10 hour break, right?
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  8. Sinister

    Sinister Smartass Emeritus Supporter

    The mistake was in the bobtail parking like a jackass.

    And if that's the stupidest thing youve ever seen in your 35 posts, and over a year registered, you really should log in more.
  9. midwestbound

    midwestbound Night Owl Supporter

    Speaking of logging in more.....where the hell have you been mister?????
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  10. Sinister

    Sinister Smartass Emeritus Supporter

    Been getting home weekends for about the last month, and leaving the laptop in the truck.
  11. KevTruckin

    KevTruckin Well-Known Member

    a bobtail using its Jake Brakes is pointless!:rolllaugh:
  12. DubbleD

    DubbleD Color Commentator

  13. imkexpress

    imkexpress Member

    i have beat doors and made some pretty ****y friends out of the deal but who cares, bobtails dont belong in a solo spot that a tt should be parked in

  14. Duck

    Duck Quack Supporter

    What if 2 bobtails were sharing a spot, and then one of them left before you got there?

    What if the bobtail arrived at 2AM and there were no other places for him to park & sleep, and that one spot, due to the way others were parked, happened to be "that one spot" that nobody can (easily) get into with a trailer?

    I've seen that sort of thing happen before when I've been stuck without a load somewhere. I'd see a bobtail parked at the end of a pull-thru slot and another one comes in and parks behind him, then I take a nap & when I get up, the first bobtail is gone, but the later arrival is still there and there's some guy flapping his ignorant jaws on the CB, *****ing because there's a bobtail in a pull-thru spot.
  15. Injun

    Injun Rabid Squaw Staff Member Supporter

    I don't get so aggravated about bobtails so much as going through and seeing a dozen dropped trailers, usually near the front by the building. I understand a guy needs to drop the trailer to go home in many cases, but if you're not going to be there anyway, why not drop your trailer at the back of the lot?
  16. Nomad

    Nomad Member

    I get aggravated seeing a lot of bobtails taking up full spots. When I'm bobtail I always look for an out of the way place. It's called courtesy

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