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DAVE NEMO WEEKENDS

Live Saturdays & Sundays from 7-11am ET

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About Dave Nemo Weekends

A Word From Our Listeners

Dave Nemo Weekends is an exit ramp to fun conversation, corny dad jokes, and fascinating guests. It’s your chance to take a break and give yourself the weekend you deserve. So save the legislation, regulations, and frustrations for the weekdays, and unwind with Jimmy Mac and Lindsay Lawler as they share tales from the forgotten corners of history, fantastic factoids, humorous rants, shocking science, and anything and everything you find down the road.
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Up Next

Thursday 1/30

10:00am ET:  CPA John Turner of Able Tax Relief takes your calls.

Saturday 5/11

Beat the Block

Jimmy Mac and Clare Marie invite you to share stories of times you’ve faced serious odds while the clock was ticking. 

 

9:00am Eastern:  Author David K. Randall discusses his book, Black Death at the Golden Gate: The Race to Save America from the Bubonic Plague

 

10:30am Eastern:  Dr Stephen Olvey has been involved in saving lives and improving safety in motorsports for nearly 50 years.  He’ll share stories from his memoir, Rapid Response, which is now a feature film documentary.

Sunday 5/12

Happy Mother’s Day!

 

Jimmy Mac and Clare Marie celebrate the mothers and mother figures in your life.

 

9am Eastern:  A look at the wild world of women’s motorcycling with biker Debbie and “Born to Ride” Executive Producer Ron Galletti.

Monday 5/13

QOD: Tell us about some of your trucking bloopers - in and out of the truck.

 

Back by popular demand: Most of us have seen T.V. bloopers, and truck drivers have bloopers too--like hooking to a trailer and forgetting to raise the landing gear or dropping a trailer and forgetting to unhook the air and electrical lines. Bloopers can and probably have happened to the best of us.

Monday 5/13

10:00am Eastern: “Safety, Compliance, and Common Sense” with the National Association of Small Trucking Companies (NASTC).

Tuesday 5/14

QOD: If you had the authority, how would you bring more awareness of the dangers to texting drivers?

 

There was a time when looking out for drunk and impaired drivers was at the forefront of a trucker’s mind.  Now there’s a bigger hazard.  Texting drivers are six times more likely to cause an accident than drunk drivers.

6:30am Eastern: Therapists Amer and Matt explain how to be present and put down the technology and focus on the people around you.

Tuesday 5/14

8:00am Eastern:  Research continues to grow linking good oral health and overall personal health, especially in relation to heart disease, diabetes, and even Alzheimer's disease.  Dr. Matthew Messina, DDS joins Clare Marie on “Highway to Health” to discuss.

 

10:00am Eastern:  Robert Braswell, Executive Director of ATA’s Technology and Maintenance Council and Joe Long talk coolant systems on “Tech Talk with TMC.”

Wednesday 5/15

QOD: Do you take selfies? How many selfies do you take daily?

We are in a day where taking selfies is the norm, with some people taking 50 or more selfies a day. Experts say the electromagnetic rays emitted from our phones can accelerate aging at an alarming rate and that taking selfies can be as bad for your skin as sunbathing and smoking.

Friday 5/25

Open Phones.

 

6:30am Eastern: Joyce Bartens with Bartens Media asks for your flood and storm safety tips, as well as the worst flooding you’ve seen this season.

Wednesday 5/15

9:00am Eastern:  Need more info on the AOBRD to ELD transition?  JJ Keller’s Tom Bray has you covered.

 

10:00am Eastern:  When drivers compare trucking companies, pay is always at or near the top of the list of items they consider. Crete Carrier President and COO Tim Aschoff discusses driver pay.

 

10:30am Eastern: “Canada Calling” with the Owner-Operator’s Business Association of Canada (OBAC).

Thursday 5/16

8:00am Eastern: “Maintenance Matters” with Homer Hogg, Director of Technical Service for TravelCenters of America.

 

9am Eastern:  What’s the latest on revisions to the HOS regs and allowing drivers ages 18 to 20 to operate commercial vehicles in interstate commerce? Get an update live and direct from the guys in Washington, D.C. on “FMCSA Hotline.”

 

10:00am Eastern:  CPA John Turner of Able Tax Relief takes your calls.

Thursday 5/17

Safety Tip Thursday.

 

6:30AM Eastern: Mark Schroyer and Lea Ann Reed with the American Truck Historical Society talk about the upcoming convention in Reno.

Friday 5/17

8:00am Eastern:  Transportation Attorney Bridgette Blitch discusses right to carry and self defense laws, and the defense of misdemeanors and other criminal matters asserted against truckers on “Protecting Your Livelihood.”

 

9:30am Eastern: A look at the latest news from the hill on “Washington Trucking Week” with the Owner Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA).

 

10:00am Eastern: “Into the Last Empty Places” with author and adventurer Peter Stark. A guide to those out of the way places in America that many listeners have driven through but may not have fully appreciated, understood, or contemplated.

 

Saturday 5/18

Nature Walk

It's an entire weekend spent in the great wide open to see all the natural world has to offer.

 

9:00am Eastern:  Lifetime naturalist, ornithologist, and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History researcher Dr. Bruce Beehler discusses his new book, Natural Encounters: Biking, Hiking, and Birding Through the Seasons.

 

10:30am Eastern:  A guide to vegetable gardening with National Gardening Association Executive Director Dave Whitinger on “Garden Path.”

Sunday 5/19

Nature Walk

 

It's an entire weekend spent in the great wide open to see all the natural world has to offer.

 

9:00am Eastern:  Learn how to make your living spaces as uncluttered and refreshing as the great outdoors from Dr. Frieda Birnbaum.

 

10:30am Eastern:  Conservationist Bryce Andrews shares the dramatic story of his book Down from the Mountain: The Life and Death of a Grizzly Bear.

Monday 6/3

QOD: It takes every type of operation in trucking to serve the people of this world. Not every operation is for everyone. Is there a trucking operation you could never see yourself doing?

6:30am Eastern: On “The Road Athlete,” Mark Everest asks what excuses are keeping you from living your best life?

Monday 6/3

10:00am Eastern: “Safety, Compliance, and Common Sense” with the National Association of Small Trucking Companies (NASTC). 

Tuesday 6/4

QOD:  Experts say we’ve become a very impatient society, to the point that waiting causes anxiety. Do you feel that you’re more impatient today? Does waiting longer than you think you should cause you anxiety?

6:30am Eastern: Dr. Ed Michaelson on “Coffee with the Doc.”

Tuesday 6/4

8:00am Eastern:  A look at the five types of Hepatitis viruses when Dr. Tamar Taddei from Yale University and the American Liver Foundation joins Clare Marie on the “Highway to Health.”

 

9:00am Eastern:  Crete Carrier President/COO Tim Aschoff discusses the summer outlook for the trucking industry.

 

10:00am Eastern:  Robert Braswell, Executive Director of ATA’s Technology and Maintenance Council and Mike Beckett cover wheel end maintenance on “Tech Talk with TMC.”

Wednesday 6/5

QOD: Studies show that people with quiet confidence use their abilities to mentor and help others. On the other hand, arrogant people put down others because they are insecure. Have you met an arrogant person you didn’t want to be around?

 

6:30am Eastern: Jackie McManus on “Retention Attention.”

Check our full calendar for all upcoming features

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