LN-QRM 173: Whine and Cheese

Recorded: 14 March 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe–Review

  • Michael – The drink of the evening is the Finlandia Black Russian (Already in progress 🙂  )
  • Barry – Pinnacle coconut infused vodka
  • Joel –  Blackberry Brandy Sour

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Damn ice dam
  • Michael – And in a related issue, Pasty to the rescue
  • Barry – My mailbox was trashed…again
  • Barry – The Postal Service: Efficiency at its best
  • Michael – Related, how long does a USPS priority package take to arrive from Portland Oregon to CH?
  • Barry – FailPoint update
  • Barry – It’s Ultimate Pi Day – Who Gives a F@(&
  • Michael – Back from PCT, lookng forward to MMPCR!
  • Michael – Calumet HS CopperBots in action!
  • Michael – I see pavement!
  • Michael – The Harbor went to the dogs again.
  • Michael – And … the office chair broke
  • Michael – Long hours, even by my standards – affecting episode output
  • Michael – Clash of Clans – Rip Van Winkle Level
  • Michael – yesterday was Bob G’s birthday! Listen to the tribute on Mark My Words.
  • Michael – The Bird Counter’s Shelter is now up on Brockway…
  • Joel – Leonard Nimoy Passes Away at 83 ( March 26, 1931 – February 27,2015) He Lived Long and  Prospered and touched all of our lives.
  • Joel – Sir Terry Prachett Passes Away at 66 (April 28,1948 -to- March 12, 2015)
  • Joel -Turned on to a GREAT podcast called “We’re Alive!” a zombie cast (on itunes)

App Review

  • Barry – Hyperlapse
  • Barry – My Talking Pet

Ingress Alert

  • Michael – new recharge feature, new badges, Mark gets his Guardian 150
  • Barry – Maybe I can get a gold sojourner badge in two months

Bottom Gear

  • Michael – Time for a long generator test / switching exclusively to premium gas
  • Daisy – (neon) gets stuck in the mud in the driveway(melting snow)
  • Jerry Clarkson is suspended from Top Gear for punching a show’s producer.

Musical Guest: 1971 Billboard Hot 100 #40 –  The Jackson 5 with “Never Can Say Goodbye”

Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM 172: Podcamp Toronto – Almost Live

Recorded: 21 February 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe–Review

  • Barry – Jiminny Coke
  • Joel – Angry Orchard Hard Cider

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Guess what it’s doing?
  • Barry – Shows will be out soon (maybe even tonight)
  • Barry – Still melting the ice from the ice dam
  • Barry – Back to using the Mac Mini after reinstall from scratch
  • Barry – More FailPoint woes
  • Michael – Live at Podcamp Toronto
  • Joel –    Absolutely nothing new to report

App Review

  • Barry – SNL40
  • Barty – Tonality
  • Barry – New Bluetooth/FM interface for the car

Bottom Gear

  • Barry – I got rear-ended
  • Barry – The snow pants worked great with the JD (I still want the cabin)

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Vikings
  • Joel – Atlantis (the BBC America version)

Musical Guest: 1970 Billboard Hot 100 #40 – Edison Lighthouse with Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)

Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM 171: Enough With The Snow Already!

Recorded: 14 February 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe–Review

  • Barry – Tanqueray gin & Diet Tonic with a squirt of lime
  • Michael – Earl Grey Tea and Merlot (together)
  • Joel – the good brothers Christian and Dr.Pepper

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – The weather man screwed up. It was a balmy 80 degrees out there!
  • Barry – More snow
  • Joel –   38″ two weeks ago , 20 ” last week, up to 20″  and 18″more just for fun
  • Michael – and another Blizzard Warning here.  Roads are getting rough. Postmaster is using my 2nd Jeep to get back to his house this weekend. (had a foot of snow Wednesday night… with no advisory or warning)
  • Michael – And the Christmas Tree has been taken down.
  • **** Michael – Houston, we have a go for Toronto, I repeat, we have a go! (And new employer says cool!)  Being hosted by the one and only Dude!
  • Barry – Got my Selfie-Stick
  • Joel – My beautiful bride takes Barry’s lead and gets a Selfie-Stik too.
  • Michael – And this week on the New Yooper Workshop…
  • Michael – Studio V has heat again!  (And oh yeah, the house is ok now to)
  • Barry – Semi-solved my internet problem – Theory of what happened.
  • Barry – Health Coach time again: Got asked the “We want to take your guns away” question
  • Michael – Memories of Radio Shack – You’ve got questions – We’ve got blank stares
  • Barry – Watching rugby on NBC! (Rugby 7s)
  • Michael – And all of a sudden – I’m employed!

App Review

Ingress Alert

  • Michael – Mark and I activated a original portal for the first time.
  • Barry – Took out Peterborough… That’s about it.

Bottom Gear

  • Michael – Ya know those tags put on your mirror after servicing …
  • Barry – Another shear pin bites the dust
  • Joel – GOLDfinger takes a $2000.00 hit!
  • Joel – Wilson needed a bit of coolant(teenagers never check!)

Entertainment Last Month

  •   Barry – The Blacklist

Musical Guest: Oh Honey with “Be Okay”

Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”