LN-QRM 223: Grits, Phones and Leaf Peepers

Recorded: 15 October 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael –  Yellow Tail Merlot
  • Barry – Coffee (Hot) one each
  • Joel – Captain Morgan-n-Coke

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Leaf Peepers by the bus load
  • Michael – Ordered 15 yards of driveway gravel to patch The Road To Saskatchewan.
  • Joel – Spinal shots in the future like a lot of them.
  • Barry – New phone!
  • Michael – MTU Huskies Pep Band Concert and special guest.
  • Joel – Winter is coming Fire up the pellet stove. New LifeSmart IR Quarts Heater Model R-W6-WIQH-M (for large rooms) works the Bomb!
  • Barry – Nearfest
  • Michael – Grits season is back upon us

Broken News

  • Are we done with this election yet?

Geek Corner

  • Barry – Samsung Galaxy Note 7 – Buh bye
  • Michael – Galaxy Note 7 is now a weapon in GTA mod? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=enK5XGETCZM
  • Michael – The Old Swiss Gear Backpack has retired. Long live the new Swiss Gear Backpack!

Bottom Gear

  • Barry – Prius red triangle briefly showed
  • Michael – Mark and David’s Jeep no longer has a back seat.
  • Joel – A new Jeep in the family (its name TBD)
  • Joel – Rambo gets a spare set of wheels and sneakers (thanks Craig’s List)

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – West World is good
  • Barry – I missed Timeless
  • Joel – Taking Fire

Musical Guest: Goldfrapp with Ooh La La

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

LN-QRM 222: Autumn is here

Recorded: 1 October 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael –  Morning coffee from the thermos
  • Barry – Yabba Dabba Dew
  • Joel – Blackberry Brandy and GingerAle

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Air Conditioners out/Stoves on!
  • Joel – Me too!
  • Barry – Chester, Vt Fall Festival
  • Joel – Watson is in the Guinness Book of Word Records Wags to Whiskers 300+ dogs getting their brushed for 3 min simultaneously.
  • Barry – Charlie gets more teeth pulled
  • Joel – Dr. Appt. Next week looking forward to 9 injections in the spine..(hope they work)
  • Barry – New Zenni glasses ordered
  • Michael – Attic project update
  • Michael – EMS Conference – Value Host Motel …

Broken News

  • Mt Monadnock is now… The most climbed mountain in the world!
  • First Presidential debate
  • NJ Train crash
  • Mars or bust! -Elon Musk’s next venture

Geek Corner

  • Barry – MacOS Sierra is out
  • Barry – Still waiting for the Galaxy Nuke 7
  • Barry – Playing with the Android Development IDE
  • Barry – Google’s Allo: Not ready for primetime yet
  • Barry – Reset my MBP Bluetooth
  • Michael – FrankenMac Lives!

Bottom Gear

  • Joel- Rambo may be showing signs that he needs an assendectomy!
  • Michael – The hydraulic pump is back!
  • Michael – Mark has more thoughts on his vehicle of choice
  • Michael – New member to the automobile family

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Bull: I doubt it’s going to make it
  • Barry – West World on HBO starting Oct 2nd

Shout out to Jason from Up in this Brain

Musical Guest: Lynyrd Skynyrd with “Free Bird”

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

LN-QRM 221: Winter is Coming

Recorded: 17 September 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael – Viridiana Wine
  • Barry – Ice Tea
  • Joel – Sam Adams Octoberfest

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Dodge Ram 1500 vans… Have no leg room
  • Barry – Quick trip to Pa.
  • Michael – One of the Brother-In-Laws in town for the week.
  • Joel – Septic woes …again, but its fixed now.
  • Barry – The results are in. Sammy is allergic to… Himself
  • Michael – Winter is coming (no longer August after all), time to start pulling out the docks, and the Curly Shuffle of stuff in the garage has begun.
  • Michael – Gaming update: Pokemon Go : Clash of Wait for it : Ingress
  • Joel – The Hometown Diner –Awesome Place to Eat!

Broken News

  • Deplorable me
  • Hillary has pneumonia…really?
  • Trump says Obama was born in US

Geek Corner

  • Barry – iPhone 7 debut
  • Barry – Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is on fire!
  • Joel – New UNU battery case is here and 128 gig Samsung SD card
  • Joel – My Galaxy S5 is Alive and I love it!
  • Barry – iOS 10 is released
  • Michael – Mark gets a Mophie Case

Bottom Gear

  • Michael – Mark and I outfit the boys Jeep for Tunes! (And a TPS report)
  • Joel – Daisy’s ass half fell off…FIXED! With sheetrock screws…

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – BBC America’s Star Trek 50 Marathon
  • Michael – Long Shadow
  • Barry – Killjoys
  • Michael – History of New Wave – Oliver Rockside

Musical Guest: Men at Work with “Down Under”

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

LN-QRM 220: Back to Concord

Recorded: 03 September 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael – Twisted Merlot (Shortage on Yellow Tail)
  • Barry – Jiminy Zero
  • Joel – CPinicle “Tropical fruit” vodka and sour mix

Days of our Lives

  • Michael – Traffic stopping event
  • Joel – Doctors appointments, more doctors appointments and still more doctors appointments….. Getting to know the town of Concord real well.
  • Joel – Blew out my left knee again … Hopefully won’t lead to surgery # 3 on it.
  • Barry – Three weeks of CGM
  • Michael – Mark get’s his driver’s license. (David is graciously allowing Mark to use his Jeep)
  • Joel – Our chickens are laying eggs again!
  • Barry – New couch arrived
  • Michael – Moved David back to Michigan Tech last Friday.
  • Joel – All Vape-ing and vaping products will be regulated  by the govt, and illegal by July 2018
  • Barry – Passed the Security+ certification test
  • Michael – General Contractor hired for Studio V upgrade. Entering drawings in LibreCAD for Mac. Work starts October 1st.

Broken News

  • Flooding in Louisiana
  • John McLaughlin, longtime host of ‘McLaughlin Group,’ dies at 89
  • Gene Wilder dies at 83
  • SpaceX rocket blows up on launch pad with FaceTube satellite onboard

Geek Corner

  • Michael – More Amateur Radio tower work completed today.
  • Barry – Another Soundboard: Sound Byte (The one Adam Curry uses)
  • Joel – Yep I bought an old iPhone 4s to upgrade from my flip phone… Until the new iPhone 7 is released.
  • Barry – iPhone announcement on Sept 7th
  • Barry – iOS 9.3.5 patch for zero day hack
  • Barry – OS X 10.11.6 patch also for zero day hack
  • Barry – Hands on Samsung Galaxy note 7 – Nice!
  • Barry – Samsung Galaxy Note 7 recalled due to exploding batteries
  • Joel – WoW no longer runs on the 2010 Mac mini…. Off to the Apple Store we go.. To spec. A new Mac

Bottom Gear

  • Joel – Daisy gets exhausted!

Entertainment Last Month

  • Joel – Watching South Park: Bigger,Longer & Uncut… Where the town of South Park go to war with Canada…funnyish but stupid
  • Barry – Allegiant, the last of the Divergent series
  • Barry – Better Late than Never
  • Michael – Antarctica, A Year On Ice

Musical Guest: Chicago with “Does anybody Really Know What Time It Is?

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

LN-QRM 219: New Studio V Plans!

Recorded: 13 August 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael – Cranberry Juice with Lemon, and a Coffee and Pepsi, Hole Mole
  • Barry – Yaba daba Dew
  • Joel – Crown Royal (vanilla) and coke
  • Barty – Saranac Legacy IPA

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – The quad antenna is up and pointing to Boston
  • Michael – The mom’s were out here this past week to visit 🙂 – we’re all tired out…
  • Joel – Physical Therapy hurts and sucks!
  • Barry – New insulin pump is up and working. CGM starts Sunday
  • Michael – Closing on the refi to our house scheduled for Friday. (hopefully)
  • Joel – New CPAP headgear has arrived and yippee I can breath again!
  • Michael – Drawing up plans to move Studio V upstairs
  • Michael new glasses and lens for my SCBA are in. (now for backups from Zenni)

Broken News

  • Olympics started (don’t say Olympics)
  • Apparently Mr. Trump asked us 2nd amendment supporters to shoot Hillary because, well, you know, all we ever think about is killing people <sarc>
  •  Kenny Baker, actor behind R2-D2, dies

Geek Corner

  • Barry – IOS 9.3.4 came out (Michael – I’ve had some issues with 9.3.4)
  • Joel – latest WoW update wont run on the 2010 mac time for a new machine
  • Barry – Galaxy Note 7 is out
  • Michael – New “Air Fiber” backhaul to the Harbor in place, 2nd back haul set up to Studio V.

Bottom Gear

  • Michael – Both David and Mark taking their road tests this week. Been doing some minor repairs in preparation for test.
  • Joel- Daisy is on the road again for the final who raa..
  • Michael – The family truckster needs a few more parts again.
  • Joel – Goldfinger looses it starter 30 miles away from home.
  • Joel – My son starts Drivers ed this Monday!

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Secret lives of Pets
  • Michael – Finally watching Firefly for the first time. (Yeh, really)
  • Barry – Playstation Vue vs Sling TV

Musical Guest: Chicago with “25 or 6 to 4

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

LN-QRM 218: We’re having a heatwave

Recorded: 30 July 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael – Holy Mole (A Brickside Brew)
  • Barry – Baccardi Zero
  • Joel – Christian Bros.Brandy and Tramadol
  • Barty –

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Heatwave and drought
  • Barry – Jaffrey annual Damfest er… Riverfest
  • Michael -775? And all this time I thought it was 900!
  • Barry – Charlie escapes!
  • Michael – Lack of compression – on a boat ramp.
  • Barry – AM is panicking no NFL channel on Dish!
  • Michael – SS Yooper is about to hit the water and join the ’56 Alumacraft in Lake Fanny Hooe
  • Joel – im still broken but researching fusing L5and s1
  • Joel – got my MRI done an hour of living in a noisy coffin
  • Joel – rediscovered my single blade double edge razor, and I love it!

Broken News

  • The conventions: one is dark, the other is nothing but bright skies and unicorn farts
  • Olympics: Swimmers keep your mouths shut!
  • Radical Islamists cut Priest’s throat during Mass in Normandy

Geek Corner

  • Barry – Another set of bt earbuds
  • Barry – New iPhone preorders rumored to start on 9/9
  • Barry – New insulin pump ordered (Now with CGM)
  • Joel – Update I bought an iPhone SE for my son
  • Michael – Apple OS updates
  • Joel – IOS 9.3.3 Battery Killer! And lightning port killer!

Bottom Gear

  • Michael – Tie Rods and Tires
  • Barry – Prius new battery update: Getting 52/53 MPG
  • Michael – Gennie rebuild
  • Joel – Daisy is studless, X 400 studs!

Entertainment Last Month

  • Michael – Last Man On The Moon
  • Barry – London has Fallen
  • Barry – Wayward Pines finale
  • Barry – Star Trek Phase II – Fan Series

Musical Guest: Chicago with Beginnings

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

LN-QRM 217: It’s Summertime

Recorded: 16 July 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael – Yellow Tail Merlot
  • Barry – Diet Mountain Dew
  • Joel – Crown Royal n Coke

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Summertime is here
  • Michael – Incredible hospitality from Dr. Dave and Family.
  • Joel – My son love twisting wrenches at Dr. Kenny’s
  • Barry – DXL visit
  • Michael – Expensive N Connectors – but worth it – Hamfest recap
  • Joel – Blew my back out at work….ouch!

Broken News

  • FBI findings on Hillary’s email
  • Police shootings
  • Federal Police force?
  • Nice attack
  • Turkey coup attempt
  • Pokemon Go meme

Geek Corner

  • Barry – Pokemon Go
  • Michael – Black Fly Season over, tower work ahead!
  • Barry – Google Forget
  • Barry – Major issues with my iCloud account
  • Joel – A new iPhone in the family as of tomorrow.
  • Barry – Planning on going with the Apple contract
  • Michael – Travel Pass Review
  • Barry – We chose Pandora

Bottom Gear

  • Barry – What’s with all the pumpkin orange cars?
  • Michael – David’s Jeep is a utilitarian experience, but it rocks!
  • Joel – Daisy has got brakes…again but this is her last hoorah.
  • Joel – Elvira is up for sale at Dr. Kenny’s

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – AMCs Turn
  • Barry – Rebooting Lost in Space
  • Michael – Walking with Destiny – Winston Churchill / Shooting Iwo Jima – Bill Genaust
  • Joel – We bought Deadpool on Amazon and the movie is awesome!

Musical Guest: Random Pandora pick: Dr. Hook with A Little Bit More”

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

LN-QRM 216: Happy Independence Day!

Recorded: 3 July 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty, Adam & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael – Pepsi with a DiHydrogen Monoxide chaser
  • Barry – Sparkling DiHydrogen Monoxide
  • Joel – Crown Royal Reserve and DiHydrogen Monoxide-n- Coke
  • Barty – J&B Brandy
  • Adam – Captain Morgan & Coke

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Bear visit
  • Michael – final MMPR16 preparations
  • Barry – New CPAP, man is it small!
  • Michael – 4th of July, another not Holiday weekend
  • Joel – well I had a birthday big woop!
  • Barty  – Son, beautiful wife, AND grandkids visiting.

Broken News

  • Brexit
  • Self-Driving Tesla Was Involved in Fatal Crash

Geek Corner

  • Barry – Avira + Apple Mail = Endless loop: Bad news for backup programs
  • Michael – Verizon WiFi calling
  • Barry – Magic Mouse losing Bluetooth connection
  • Michael – Overcast syncs with Mac! (new Macs)
  • Barty & Adam – New Xbox will be 4k capable, Xbox Scorpio will play 4k games

Bottom Gear

  • Michael – Fred – Remember Fred?  The $68 gamble
  • Michael – Family truckster marathon of issues.

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Britain’s Bloodiest Dynasty (The Plantagenets)
  • Barry – Dark Matter Season 2
  • Michael – Netflix – WWII : The Last Heroes

Musical Guest: Harry Nilsson with You’re Breaking My Heart

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

LN-QRM 215: Joke it if they can’t take a f##k

Recorded: 18 June 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty, & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Barry – Bacardi & Zero
  • Michael – Yellow Tail Merlot – a whopping $5.49 a bottle on sale
  • Joel – Calico Jack coconut rum and coke
  • Barty – Samuel Adams Boston Lager

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Black squirrel has joined our backyard family. Are they rare in NH?
  • Michael – Chris has been on the road the last couple of weeks
  • Joel – new addition to the family a new goat..Buddy!
  • Barry – The Jersey Boys are still here and getting fatter
  • Michael – Real Italian Water Ice coming to the Harbor this summer.
  • Joel – Rockin’ RibFest is tomorrow at Anheuser Busch.
  • Barry – Taking a break from FB… Can’t take the politics
  • Michael – more prep for MMPR16, and Anth posts a killer graphic on Twitter talk group.
  • Joel – The French Drain Connection.

Broken News

  • Orlando Terrorist Attack
  • Disney World alligator attack

Geek Corner

  • Barty – Smart TVs can be so damn dumb!
  • Michael – waiting on Black Flies to subside before raising rest of antennas
  • Barry – WWDC Announcements
  • Barry – ChronoSync update

Bottom Gear

  • David’s Jeep still getting close to 30 MPG
  • Joel – Goldfinger sprung a fuel leak…all better now.
  • Joel – Daisy blows another brake line..at Dr. Kenny’s now.
  • Joel – Debi gets a loaner Jeep and fell in love with it..next buy A Jeep Grand Cherokee

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – New Top Gear show… Yea, No!
  • Michael – been watching WWII documentaries on Netflix over last month.
  • Barry – Black Mass

Musical Guest: Harry Nilsson with Everybody’s Talking at Me

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

LN-QRM 214: Darth Vaper

Recorded: 4 June 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty, & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael – Brickside Brewery Red Amber 3.2 special edition
  • Joel – CBB and Coke
  • Barry – Jiminy 7
  • Barty – Courvoisier Cognac

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Air conditioners in!
  • Joel– the window a/c’s are installed… Damn it was hot!
  • Michael – Flashpoint!
  • Joel — kicking the cigarettes with a halo Triton Vape
  • Barry – Quick trip to the land of Wawa
  • Michael – Life’s been like a Warren Zevon song lately
  • — digging out around the house and putting in French drains tomorrow .
  • Barry – Somebody tried to play baseball with my mailbox
  • Michael – MMPR16!!!
  • Barry – Marathoned and caught up on all BEEs and MMVHs. I’m now officially certified
  • Michael – Band Rummage Sale!
  • Barry – FailPoint is now my energy provider
  • Joel — finally got the new front door installed onto the little cabin in the woods installed…. A big thank you to my son for the assist.
  • Michael – ping, ping!
  • Barry – The Comfy Chair has been fetched!

Broken News

  • Violent protests at Trump rallies are Trump’s fault
  • Floods in Texas
  • Muhammad Ali dead at 72
  • Thunderbird and Blue Angels aircraft crash on same day
  • Face tube, Google, Twitter all agree to block hate speech as the EU requested

Geek Corner

  • Michael video glide
  • Barry – Two DSL lines, two GB routers, two wifi routers and a load balancer has improved the home network.
  • Barty – Traded in the iPhone 6+ for an SE. Loving the small size, plus it is unlocked.
  • Barry – Time machine is starting to suck, looking into alternatives
  • Michael – good social media response to my HP 15C pic
  • Barry – Checking out music streaming services – Spotify is winning

Bottom Gear

  • Barry – The Grom BT3 is installed in the Prius. I now have a real aux port and built in Bluetooth.
  • Joel – power to the garage is laid in the ground 150 feet long! ..next a bay lift
  • Michael – Keweenaw repair solution

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barty – First artist of the year at Syracuse’s outdoor amphitheater was Ringo Starr.
  • Barry – Wayward Pines is back
  • Barry – Started watching Band of Brothers on HBO Now

Musical Guest: Harry Nilsson with “Coconut”

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