LN-QRM 194: On Wisconsin

Recorded: 5 September 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael
Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review 

  • Barry – Rum & Coke Zero
  • Michael – soda and soda, it’s Labor Day, yeah…
  • Joel – Blackberry Brandy Sour

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – 3 for 9er!
  • Michael – Currently commuting between Da Harbor, and Lambo Field (ish) office.
  • Barry – St Anthony festival in the North End of Boston
  • Michael – Trails Fest – 1000 mountain bikers in town. Guess what I’m doing…
  • Joel –  The move has completed now where’s my shit!
  • Joel –  YES  the cabin has new water line to the well and a  HOT water, and a tub and shower as of midnight last night
  • Joel –  Back from a wedding in VT what a nice drive.
  • Joel –  Eating from the smoke PIT STOP smokehouse excellent rib’s!
  • Michael – The battle over a favorite town of yours.

Geek Corner

  • Barry –  Great tutorial on Logic Pro X on YouTube: MusicTechHelpGuy
  • Michael – Well, at least I got the rest of the apple juice clean out of the switches…
  • Michael – teaching myself Swift

 

Ingress Alert

  • Michael – Eh…
  • Joel – I’ ve been hacking Antrim Grange and getting my but kicked at the portal at the fire hall.

 

Bottom Gear

  • Michael – still waiting on the return of David’s Jeep
  • Barry – My reminder to run the generator failed
  • Joel – Goldfinger has a new heater core today but now needs a new wiper / cruse control switch
  • Joel – Debi’s blessing for one ton diesel dually dodge! is in my future.

 

Entertainment Last Month    

  • Michael – Finally watched the last Doctor Who Christmas Special using the new MB Pro
  • Michael – This week’s musical pick was a tough one. The pick would be between Suite Madame Blue, or the one I picked for this week. This weeks pick won out because it tied in with my serious Bottom Gear / Gear Head stage of my life…

 

Musical Guest: Michael’s picks: Styx with Man of Miracles
Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM 193: RIP Wilson

Recorded: 28 August 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael
Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review 

  • Barry –  Coconut infused Rum & Coke Zero
  • Barty – E&J Brandy
  • Michael – Yooper Wallbanger
  • Joel – Smirnoff apple vodka, sour apple liquor and sprite & Makers mark!

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Saw the Doobie Brothers
  • Barty – Trying to get a metal roof put on by winter
  • Michael – David has moved into MTU!
  • Joel – Schlepping my crap all over NH is DONE! all moved into Antrim
  • Joel – Kiona is all moved in to Norwich University.
  • Joel- Start the new job Sep. 8th!
  • Joel – Mini excavator backhoe worked awesome new water  lines are run and through the foundation of the house but there’s a dirt pile in my back yard..lol
  • Joel –  The new toilet is in and handles like its on rails.
  • Michael – When in doubt – go to your local field office.
  • Michael – …and the high point of the week, the view, the view.

Geek Corner

  • Barry –  Thinking about switching to Logic Pro X
  • Barry – Thinking about switching to VMware
  • Barty – VMware unable to upgrade Windows 7 to 10
  • Barry – VMWare 8 just released: support for El Capitan & Windows 10
  • Michael – David gets cold call to interview in MTU IT department, and gets hired!
  • Joel – I broke the glass on my iPhone 5c.
  • Barry – another cool thing about Spark mail app.
  • Barry – New Logitech K360 keyboard for the Windoze machine
  • Michael – My wife’s MB motherboard dies, bad timing (and takes out 1 TB hard drive)
  • Michael – … and there’s a new MB Pro in town 🙂

Ingress Alert

  • Barry – Saying hi to all my fellow Ingress players out there (They listen)
  • Barty – Hit 200000 points 100000 to got to level 6
  • Michael – Just maintaining the local portals

Bottom Gear

  • Barry –  Got a box scraper for the JD
  • Barry – Looking at a shelter for the JD
  • Michael – David’s Jeep front axle is rebuilt – reassembly in progress
  • Barry – New generator battery came: genny is back!
  • Barty – Need to fire up our generator, just in case
  • Joel – Rambo loses the driver side rear Wheel while pulling a loaded 24 foot trailer on Main St.  Bennington
  • Joel – Wilson IS Gone forever…….

Entertainment Last Month    

  • Nothing this week

Musical Guest: Michael’s picks: Deep Purple with Kentucky Woman
Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM 192: Piece of Skype

Recorded: 15 August 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael
Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review 

  • Barry –  Rum & Coke Zero
  • Joel – Christian Brothers and coke
  • Michael – Grape Powerade – (and garlic humus with tortia chips) there’s a story here…
  • Barty – Water

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – The new Zenni’s are here!
  • Michael – My what is not cold enough? (!)
  • Barry – Charlie had four teeth pulled – He’s doing good
  • Barry – Tried to start the generator today. (Emphasis on TRIED)
  • Joel – Moving still sucks!
  • Joel – Wired up a new(to us) Kitchen stove (new breakers and all)
  • Joel – Harman p61a Pellet stove on its way.
  • Joel – Backhoe is due here on Monday to dig up the well.
  • Michael – David get’s moved to college next weekend.

Geek Corner

  • Barry –  Microsoft Windows 10 upgrade installation still SUCKS!
  • Michael – The Mom’s visit was great – and of course a private WiFi SSID for them.
  • Michael – MacBook crash! ( Chris’s)
  • Barty – Still waiting on Windows 10 free upgrade response
  • Here Barty: https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/software-download/windows10ISO
  • Michael – IOS 8.4.1 is out, and my clock was 1 hour off most of the day.

Ingress Alert

  • Barry – Took out most of Peterborough – It lasted about 3 hours
  • Michael – Mark and I cleared a path for something I guess is about to occur…

Bottom Gear

  • Barry –  Prius hit 200,000 on Friday! (I have video)
  • Michael – Parts are in, waiting for David’s Jeep axle to be welded.
  • Michael – And it’s August – better get to that tractor!!

Entertainment Last Month

  • Michael – Mom give’s me an Amazon fireTVstick – review to follow.

 

Musical Guest: Barty’s picks: Jefferson Airplane with She has Funny Cars
Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”