LN-QRM 188: MMPR Prepping

Recorded: 18 July 2015

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

  • Barty – Poland Spring water
  • Michael – Stone Ship
  • Barry – Fruit Punch infused vodka
  • Joel – mad chemistry! crown royal apple mixed with sky vodka, sour mix and sprite

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Prepping for the MMPR trip
  • Barry – New shelter going up
  • Barry – Catching up on podcasts by skipping old tech podcasts
  • Michael – Getting ready for MMPR2015 on a wing and a prayer (EMS is actually helping)
  • Michael – related – remember to call your banks about Canada trip
  • Barty – Have MMPR room reserved and looking good to go.

Geek Corner

  • Barry – New Sharkk boom box buddy
  • Barry – Spark mail app
  • Joel –  Joel buys a mophie Helium juice pack for new iphone 5c
  • Joel – – new stereo mic 3.5mm male to 2.5mm female turtle beach jack arrived for Call of Duty  advanced warefare!
  • This week in Periscope!

Ingress Alert

  • Barry – The iOS version of the scanner is really sucking

Bottom Gear

  • Barry – Prius in to Dr. Kenny for trip prep
  • Barry – Joel, be prepared to pull over. The Prius may hit 200,000 on the trip!
  • Michael – R134a gamble did not work out the way I wanted, but …
  • Michael – shop is going to look at frame mounting holes while I am in Hamilton
  • Joel –  Ramses gets  drive shaft joints and rear axel bearings

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Back to watching Doc Martin
  • Michael – Dr Who Update
  • Barty – Dark Matter
  • Michael – NH After Hours Update – Mel, you’ll have to try harder to actually insult us

Musical Guest: Barty’s picks: The Beatles with “All You Need is Love”
Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM #166: Old Man Problems

Recorded:  3 January 2015

Hosts:  Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael


  • Barry – Generator issues
  • All – Old man problems
  • Barry – It’s 2015… We’re back to the future
  • Barry – RTL-SDR dongle is here
  • Barry – Windows 10 preview
  • Michael – Here’s your chance to be a Yooper. One of my neighbors is putting their house up for sale.
  • Michael – Fireworks!
  • Michael – I finally changed microphones
  • Michael – Waves, and I don’t mean hello or goodbye
  • Michael – Poutine!!

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe–Review

  •  Barry – Barry’s Blended Whisky

App Review

  • Barry – Got another Roku: Roku 3

Ingress Alert

  • Barry – First Ingress mission approved
  • Michael – Virtual Yooper JR reaches Level 8 and 90 day guardian in the same week – AXA no big thing

Bottom Gear

  • Michael  – Jeep saga continues

Entertainment Last Month

  •  Barry – I’m back watching the Doctor: Doc Martin
  • Michael – finally watched the first two Sherlock’s last night, all I could see was Bilbo Baggin’s 🙂
  • Michael – Started watching Torchwood

Musical Guest:  Imagine Dragons with “I Bet My Life”

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