Wednesday, July 8, 2020

Editor’s life update May 22, 2020

KINGMAN, ARIZONA May 22, 2020, 3 p.m., Pacific Time By Chuck Woodbury It's time to hit the road again after 2 1/2 months in Kingman, a former...

Crazy excuses traffic accident victims use to explain their mishaps

Confused accident victims often give strange and funny reasons for their mishaps, usually trying to sum them up in as few words as possible. Here...

Is this message funny, offensive or the work of a sick mind?

By Chuck Woodbury ROADSIDE JOURNAL Is this funny? I found it on the back of a pickup truck. It's printed right on the vehicle. My thought when...

The “Charlie Bit Me” boys 10 years later, and how much they earned

Can you believe that more than 10 years have gone by since the YouTube video "Charlie Bit Me" debuted ... and then went viral?...

Meet the ugliest fish in the world

By Chuck Woodbury ROADSIDE JOURNAL I do not normally write about fish except maybe to do a little bragging when I catch a big trout. But,...

Even if I were a billionaire I would still eat this

By Chuck Woodbury ROADSIDE JOURNAL I have written a few essays through the years about my eating habits, but not lately. Specifically, I have discussed my...

Editor’s Roadside Journal: Day 32 of Self-Isolation

By Chuck Woodbury ROADSIDE JOURNAL APRIL 10, 2020. 3 p.m., Pacific time We are still in Kingman, Arizona, probably staying through May. Mohave County only has 28...

Marlboro Man dies at 90, never smoked

One of the original Marlboro Men, Robert “Bob” Norris, a ruggedly handsome cowboy who rose to fame promoting Marlboro cigarettes, has died. He was...

Travel News Alert

Seann Fox passed along this late-breaking travel news bulletin due to snowfall, icy road conditions and other serious weather. It suggests that anyone on the...

Have you ever buried a pet in a pet cemetery?

By Chuck Woodbury ROADSIDE JOURNAL I was going through some back issues of my "on the road" newspaper Out West. I published it quarterly for about...

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...

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...

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