Motorcycles, we believe, have curative power. No matter what has happened to you, two wheels and an open road tend to change how you view life, and almost always for the better. Look at the characters in this TV commercial and you will end up going to a dealership to buy a bike.
Nothing is more frustrating to motorcyclists than being stuck in traffic when their bike will fit between vehicles or on a shoulder to get out of the mess. But lane splitting is not legal anywhere in the U.S.; except California. We have to ask WTF?
The Ramblin' Kinda Guy contemplates traffic jams, the weather, President Eisenhower, and Cat Stevens as he prepares to head north from the Texas Hill Country to view the eclipse in its totality in rural Southern Nebraska, home of a famous football team once know as "The Bugeaters."