Dooney's Dictionary

Flying Truck Wheels

We deregulate the trucking industry, let American truckers weaken our indigenous trucking industry with unfair competition that leave the individual truckers unable to afford proper vehicle maintenance. Then when the wheels start to fly off their vehicles and kill people, we blame it on the truckers and feel righteous about running harassing safety checks that regularly take away the trucker’s livelihoods. I mean, geez, guys. If we really want laissez-faire capitalism, we can’t start whining just because a few truck tires whistle by our heads once in a while…

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