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Hammer Lane Legends

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Hammer Lane Legends

Hammer Lane Legends

Merkel Media

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Tony and Brian Merkel host conversations with people that drive for a living as they share their wild and crazy experiences from the road. Becoming stranded, bad storms, weird hitchhikers, saving someone from an accident, seeing UFOs, and so much more! If you've experienced it, Tony and Brian want to talk about it!

Latest Episodes

41: Highway Plane Explosion

In Episode 41: Highway Plane Explosion; Tony and Brian sit down with Matthew. Matt has been in trucking for about 13 years, and in that time has had many unique experiences. From the time a tornado missed him in a store, to tandem driving with his dad, there has been no shortage of interesting experiences for Matt. So, sit back, relax, and buckle up as Matt blows the roof off this one. EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

87 min3 d ago
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41: Highway Plane Explosion

40: Forklift Follies

In Episode 40: Forklift Follies. Tony and Brian are joined by Joe, a forklift operator. Joe is a man of many hats, and shares of his experiences from his different occupations throughout the years. From dabbling in dispatch to forklift operator Joe has seen it all! Best of all, Joe talks with us about getting his CDL and what he aspires to do with it. If you're interested in wild stories, this one is for you. So sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride, as Joe sheers the roof off of this one. EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://ww...

79 min1 w ago
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40: Forklift Follies

39: I Broke My Neck On The Job

In Episode 39: I Broke My Neck On The Job, Tony and Brian sit down with Ken, an LTL driver in Pennsylvania. In Ken's years of trucking, he's been through his fair share of insane events. He shares his experiences driving in New York as well as his near death experience, when he broke his neck and still managed to drive his truck back to the terminal! You won't find any shortage of hysterics and unbelievable stories between Tony, Brian, and Ken in this episode. So, sit back, buckle up, and enjoy the ride as Ken dives in headfirst on this one! EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

80 min2 w ago
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39: I Broke My Neck On The Job

38: The West Coast Trucker

In Episode 38: The West Coast Trucker, we are joined by Luke, who got his start in the industry by working on the farm, handling large equipment on a regular basis. He shares many stories and life experiences that he's gained throughout the years in farming, diesel mechanics, and mulch blowing. When it comes to trucking, there is no shortage of entertainment, so sit back, relax, and enjoy the show! EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

87 min3 w ago
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38: The West Coast Trucker

37: Our Dirtiest Show Ever

In Episode 37: Our Dirtiest Show Ever, Tony and Brian are joined by Dan the 'Sewage Man'! Dan works in sewage treatment, and has had many experiences both at the sewage treatment plant and out on the road. He shares with us some of the dirtiest, filthiest stories we've ever heard (literally!) including a time he ended up covered in sewage. Buckle in, sit back, and don't mind the smell! EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

75 minNOV 2
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37: Our Dirtiest Show Ever

36: Triangle UFO Over Interstate

In Episode 36: Triangle UFO Over Interstate, Hassen joins the crew to share his intriguing tale of witnessing a triangle UFO in northern Pennsylvania. He reveals his opinion on what he believes extraterrestrials are, sparking some conversation on the matter... to which Tony has no shortage of opinions and knowledge! To date Hassen has been driving for roughly three years, and ever since having his UFO sighting, he looks forward to encountering many more on the road. Sit back, relax, and look out for that big beam of light! EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

70 minOCT 26
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36: Triangle UFO Over Interstate

35: Diesel in His Veins

In Episode 35: Diesel In His Veins, Tony and Brian are joined by Rob, a trucker of over 13 years. Rob was born with diesel running through his veins, following in the footsteps of his father who was also a trucker. Along with driving, Rob has worked in dispatch. He shares with us his many stories from both behind the wheel and behind the desk, includingseeing a "bigfoot" and his experiences riding with his dad. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride! EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

85 minOCT 19
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35: Diesel in His Veins

34: Driving Lessons From PA Truckers

In Episode 34: Driving Lessons From PA Truckers, Tony and Brian sit down with Ryan, a fellow Pennsylvania trucker. They discuss an email sent in by a listener named Nancy, who asked what everyday drivers can do to be safer on the road and how they help truckers as they perform their daily routine. If you've been driving for any length of time, you probably have a number of thoughts on this matter, and the guys did too! Sit back, buckle up, and enjoy the ride. EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twit...

68 minOCT 12
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34: Driving Lessons From PA Truckers

33: Rock N' Roll Landscaper

In Episode 33: Rock N' Roll Landscaper, we are joined by Shane, a landscaping professional and metal musician. Shane has been in landscaping for a little while and has many stories to share from on the job and on the road. Not only does Shane tow a 24 foot trailer for work, he's also been on tour and driven for his metal band. Shane has seen many incredible events on the road, so sit back, buckle up, and rock on as he tells us about them! Emergency Preparedness Food: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) DOWNLOAD LANEFINDER APP NOW: https://lnfndr.app/hll LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

78 minOCT 5
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33: Rock N' Roll Landscaper

32: I Almost Died

In Episode 32: I Almost Died, guest Ken, a driver for many years, joins the show to talk about his travels all over the United States. As would be the case with traveling across the country, he has seen some incredible, intense, and unimaginable sights. He recounts a time he was involved in a near-fatal accident, road oddities including an exploding meteor, and even his opportunity to purchase some "commercial love." Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride! Emergency Preparedness Food: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) DOWNLOAD LANEFINDER APP NOW: https://lnfndr.app/hll LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

85 minSEP 28
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32: I Almost Died

Latest Episodes

41: Highway Plane Explosion

In Episode 41: Highway Plane Explosion; Tony and Brian sit down with Matthew. Matt has been in trucking for about 13 years, and in that time has had many unique experiences. From the time a tornado missed him in a store, to tandem driving with his dad, there has been no shortage of interesting experiences for Matt. So, sit back, relax, and buckle up as Matt blows the roof off this one. EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

87 min3 d ago
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41: Highway Plane Explosion

40: Forklift Follies

In Episode 40: Forklift Follies. Tony and Brian are joined by Joe, a forklift operator. Joe is a man of many hats, and shares of his experiences from his different occupations throughout the years. From dabbling in dispatch to forklift operator Joe has seen it all! Best of all, Joe talks with us about getting his CDL and what he aspires to do with it. If you're interested in wild stories, this one is for you. So sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride, as Joe sheers the roof off of this one. EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://ww...

79 min1 w ago
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40: Forklift Follies

39: I Broke My Neck On The Job

In Episode 39: I Broke My Neck On The Job, Tony and Brian sit down with Ken, an LTL driver in Pennsylvania. In Ken's years of trucking, he's been through his fair share of insane events. He shares his experiences driving in New York as well as his near death experience, when he broke his neck and still managed to drive his truck back to the terminal! You won't find any shortage of hysterics and unbelievable stories between Tony, Brian, and Ken in this episode. So, sit back, buckle up, and enjoy the ride as Ken dives in headfirst on this one! EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

80 min2 w ago
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39: I Broke My Neck On The Job

38: The West Coast Trucker

In Episode 38: The West Coast Trucker, we are joined by Luke, who got his start in the industry by working on the farm, handling large equipment on a regular basis. He shares many stories and life experiences that he's gained throughout the years in farming, diesel mechanics, and mulch blowing. When it comes to trucking, there is no shortage of entertainment, so sit back, relax, and enjoy the show! EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

87 min3 w ago
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38: The West Coast Trucker

37: Our Dirtiest Show Ever

In Episode 37: Our Dirtiest Show Ever, Tony and Brian are joined by Dan the 'Sewage Man'! Dan works in sewage treatment, and has had many experiences both at the sewage treatment plant and out on the road. He shares with us some of the dirtiest, filthiest stories we've ever heard (literally!) including a time he ended up covered in sewage. Buckle in, sit back, and don't mind the smell! EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

75 minNOV 2
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37: Our Dirtiest Show Ever

36: Triangle UFO Over Interstate

In Episode 36: Triangle UFO Over Interstate, Hassen joins the crew to share his intriguing tale of witnessing a triangle UFO in northern Pennsylvania. He reveals his opinion on what he believes extraterrestrials are, sparking some conversation on the matter... to which Tony has no shortage of opinions and knowledge! To date Hassen has been driving for roughly three years, and ever since having his UFO sighting, he looks forward to encountering many more on the road. Sit back, relax, and look out for that big beam of light! EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

70 minOCT 26
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36: Triangle UFO Over Interstate

35: Diesel in His Veins

In Episode 35: Diesel In His Veins, Tony and Brian are joined by Rob, a trucker of over 13 years. Rob was born with diesel running through his veins, following in the footsteps of his father who was also a trucker. Along with driving, Rob has worked in dispatch. He shares with us his many stories from both behind the wheel and behind the desk, includingseeing a "bigfoot" and his experiences riding with his dad. Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride! EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

85 minOCT 19
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35: Diesel in His Veins

34: Driving Lessons From PA Truckers

In Episode 34: Driving Lessons From PA Truckers, Tony and Brian sit down with Ryan, a fellow Pennsylvania trucker. They discuss an email sent in by a listener named Nancy, who asked what everyday drivers can do to be safer on the road and how they help truckers as they perform their daily routine. If you've been driving for any length of time, you probably have a number of thoughts on this matter, and the guys did too! Sit back, buckle up, and enjoy the ride. EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS FOOD: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twit...

68 minOCT 12
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34: Driving Lessons From PA Truckers

33: Rock N' Roll Landscaper

In Episode 33: Rock N' Roll Landscaper, we are joined by Shane, a landscaping professional and metal musician. Shane has been in landscaping for a little while and has many stories to share from on the job and on the road. Not only does Shane tow a 24 foot trailer for work, he's also been on tour and driven for his metal band. Shane has seen many incredible events on the road, so sit back, buckle up, and rock on as he tells us about them! Emergency Preparedness Food: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) DOWNLOAD LANEFINDER APP NOW: https://lnfndr.app/hll LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

78 minOCT 5
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33: Rock N' Roll Landscaper

32: I Almost Died

In Episode 32: I Almost Died, guest Ken, a driver for many years, joins the show to talk about his travels all over the United States. As would be the case with traveling across the country, he has seen some incredible, intense, and unimaginable sights. He recounts a time he was involved in a near-fatal accident, road oddities including an exploding meteor, and even his opportunity to purchase some "commercial love." Sit back, relax, and enjoy the ride! Emergency Preparedness Food: www.preparewithhll.com (http://www.preparewithhll.com/) DOWNLOAD LANEFINDER APP NOW: https://lnfndr.app/hll LEAVE A VOICEMAIL: 515-585-MERK(6375) EMAIL US YOUR STORIES: HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com (mailto:HammerLaneLegends@gmail.com) Website: www.hammerlanelegends.com (http://www.hammerlanelegends.com/) Gear: https://www.hammerlanelegends.com/gear Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Desktop: http://www.instagram.com/hammerlanelegends Instagram Mobile: @hammerlanelegends Twitter Desktop: http://www.twitter.com/HLLPodcast Twitter Mobile: @HLLpodcast Produced by: Jack Merkel

85 minSEP 28
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32: I Almost Died
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