Sunday, July 12, 2020

The back side of Mount Rushmore most never knew about

By Chuck Woodbury ROADISIDE JOURNAL Everybody knows Mount Rushmore, the most famous tourist attraction in South Dakota. The heads of presidents Washington, Jefferson, Teddy Roosevelt and...

This is not the America I have known

By Chuck Woodbury ROADSIDE JOURNAL This picture originally ran in The Denver Post. It's a homeless camp right across a park from the Colorado state capitol....

My very own missile silo!

By Chuck Woodbury ROADSIDE JOURNAL Two Titan II missile silos are for sale, both in Arizona – one in Oracle and one in Benson. They are...
London Bridge

Editor update for Sunday newsletter

Saturday around noon, January 11, 2020 By Chuck Woodbury Gail and I are still in Needles, California. We dined last evening at the Wagon Wheel, a...

Football helmets. Hard to believe this one!

By Chuck Woodbury ROADSIDE JOURNAL If you watch football in person or on TV, you know there's a lot of concern these days about preventing concussions....

The story I blew: The flyswatter repairman of Needles

By Chuck Woodbury ROADSIDE JOURNAL I would like to tell you a story from many years ago that I didn’t write about. It was back in...

News in Fresno reflects, I think, changing times

This was the front page of The Fresno Bee the other day. I am not sure why I found this story so depressingly odd. It's...

My three duck buddies and their demands

By Chuck Woodbury EDITOR, MOTORHOME DRIVER AND DUCK FAN These are my new friends. They introduced themselves last evening, about five minutes after I had leveled...

The town that drowned

By Chuck Woodbury ROADSIDE JOURNAL Flaming Gorge Reservoir in southwestern Wyoming is known for its beauty and great fishing. But unknown to many visitors is that...

Fake! Fake! Congressman and sex offender buddy up

To the hotheads in the audience Before you send off a nasty email to me about this, please try your best to understand that this...

Meet the voices of Rocky and Bullwinkle

This short clip of a television interview with Bill Scott and June Foray will warm your heart and tickle your funny bone. Bill and...

Editor’s Log: Half-crazed, brain-dead at 5 p.m. on Friday

By Chuck Woodbury EDITOR It's 5 p.m., Friday, and tomorrow's RV Travel Newsletter is pretty much finished. At least my role. Diane McGovern will now take...

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