A rainbow coalition road crew saved the day for me, could do the same for America.

Man, oh man. How I wish President Trump and Patrick Crusius had been riding with me last Friday.

- Said no one, ever.

Until now.

Because, without an ounce of facetiousness, sarcasm or snark, I truly do wish the president and the man who killed 22 people in El Paso had been hanging with me when my truck broke down in Durham.

Here's why:

As I was heading out to highway 15-501 on a recent Friday afternoon, a huge tanker that had just dropped off gas at Costco pulled up to the intersection and stopped, blocking my path.