LN-QRM 201: Last of the 2015 Bunch

Recorded: 5 December 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry Barty & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Barry – Jägermeister
  • Joel – Arizona  cherry juice rickey -n- blackberry brandy
  • Michael – Concannon Conservancy Merlot (Livermore Valley)

Days of our Lives

  • Joel – Installed a new (to me) storm door on the cabin in the woods.
  • Joel – Installs motion flood lights on Dr. Kennys house
  • Michael – Finally have propane at office!

Geek Corner

  • Barry – El Crapitan audio problems
  • Michael – Black Friday Story
  • Michael – f.lux revisited
  • Michael – there are 2 new 6S’s in the family (neither are mine…)
  • Barry – New front speakers for the home theater (one of the old ones fell off the wall) and a new subwoofer

Ingress Alert

  • Michael – Clash of Clans update – yes there is one…
  • Michael – Ungraded Brother-In-Law two levels in one night.

Bottom Gear

  • Joel – Goldfinger is studded up for winter the other two are next
  • Joel researching High output Amber fog lights vs. tinting my headlights yellow
  • Michael – Buddy can you spare a spare?

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Gotham
  • Michael – Watching  Dark Matter and the Dr with Chris (when I can stay awake)
  • Michael – KIA commercial!  Whoot!!!

Musical Guest: Barry’s picks: Billy Cobham with Funky Thide of Sings

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

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 #152: End of Summer

Recorded: 30 August 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty, Matoskah & Michael

Topics

  • Barty – New Mac Pro
  • Barry – Man it’s Labor Day already!
  • Barry – My iPhone 5 was on the Apple battery recall list
  • Barry – Market Basket is back!
  • Barry – Price hikes on iPhone 6?
  • Barry – New Beta of 64 bit Chrome for Mac
  • Barry – The New Doctor Who
  • Michael – It does not look like anyone else is playing anymore, and I am still in last place on Clash of Clans
  • Michael – My new ProJive adapter arrived. And …
  • Michael – Fat Tire Weekend
  • Michael – Guy wire fails on main Keweenaw Mountain Lodge Tower
  • Michael – Finally getting amateur radio antennas back up!

Musical Guest: Meghan Trainor with “All about the Bass”

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

LN-QRM #146: It’s Here! It’s Here! Ingress for iOS!

Recorded: 19 July 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Topics

Joel -Ingress is out for ios and I suck at it! (but found lots of new places and almost    crashed my friggin car…lol…lol)
Joel – Finally completed ingress training
Joel – Clash of Clans…..Erased for good (boring and too damn slow)
Barry – Ingress Cross-Faction meetup in Concord
Barry – Hula Hustle tomorrow
Bottom Gear – Joel –  hurricane rain storm takes out the wiperson my beautiful brides Neon…during the storm. wiper transmission no longer sold by Dodge dealership once again the junkyard saves the day!   (time to start shopping for a new car for her, she like the Honda Fit.)
Neon fuel pump is crapping out $211.00 later a new one is waiting to go in.

Musical Guest: Lee Alexander with “Mockingbird”

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

 

LN-QRM #143: Happy Birthday Brickside Brewery!

Recorded: 14 June 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Topics

Barry – Bear visit
Barry – Dry run of 5K: Result – 5.01K
Barry – Hawaiian Ice Tea – Delicious!
Barry – Credit Union has a new bill pay system… It will be available in a week
Ingress update
Joel – Red Hook Brewery visit and tour plus dinner there
the beer tasting was delicious 4 types of beer an awesome Kona IPA
Dinner was bratwurst and homemade sauerkraut  and for dessert a jumbo soft pretzel
with homemade beer spicy mustard.
Joel – ELM: Starz show ( Boss) with Kelsey Grammer
Joel – Bottom Gear:  Elvira is back in the Game! brake’s are replaced,shes tuned up   and runs like a bat out of hell…..
Michael – Brickside Brewery is 2!!!!
Michael – Fireman’s Spaghetti Dinner fundraiser
Michael – Cut up the old Jeep hard top for clean up weekend, along with a full truck load for the morning.
Michael – Still playing clash – once or twice a day
Michael – Podcast Pic of the Week – Subspace Transmissions

Musical Guest: mask the benniman with “just my enemy”

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

 

LN-QRM #138: LateNite QRM is 4 years old!

Recorded: 26 April 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Topics

Barry – We finally have peepers
Barry – Signed up to do a Cubical to 5k
Barry – NEAR-Fest next week
Joel – Studies for his HAM General License
Joel – Television programme review “Line of Duty”(of course from the BBC 2) on Hulu Plus
Barry – Viewer Mail
Barry – Is the FCC now against Net Neutrality?
Joel – The Attempts to repair and resolder  the Nady usb-24m microphone were a bust!
Joel – Shops online for a new and better Microphone…see above…
Joel – Latest IOS update fixed the keyboard issue on my iPhone but its acting sluggish in general
Joel – This weeks downloaded game “Drag Racing”
Clash of Clans
Barry – Only 6 days until Level 7
Ingress
Where have all the Greenies gone?

Musical Guest: Tony James Shevlin with “I wish you well”

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

 

LN-QRM #137: Hook, Line & Sinker

Recorded: 19 April 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Topics

Michael – Hook , Line, and Sinker
Michael – Another 10 -12 inches of snow. Screw it, we’re leaving it in the driveway!
Michael – Rebuilding the network in Copper Harbor
Barry – Scratching and sweeping the lawn today
Google Glass was on sale to everyone for one day.
WWDC tickets via lottery this year. Michael? Are you in?
Michael – Bottom Gear – Jeep stay in Harbor for now.
Joel – Bottom Gear:  Wilson’s starter decided to pack it in, but a calibrated 2×4 got it to work one more time.
Joel – Program review : Amazon Prime TV show– “The Fades”  a BBC programme
Barry – Program review: Silicon Valley
Clash of Clans
Barry – Quiet this week. Trying to upgrade my town hall
Joel – Getting bored with it and Fast.
Ingress report
Barry – Leveled up to L7
Looks like Levels 9 – 16 are coming
Are the Frogs planning an Easter Surprise?

Musical Guest:3 Blind Mice with “Jack and Billy”

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

LN-QRM #136: The Sound FX show

Recorded: 12 April 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Topics

Barry – Break out the shorts!
Barry – Pheasant at the bird feeder
Barry – Sink holes in the bottom of the field almost swallowed up AM
Barry – Technical difficulties solved?
Barry – Last two podcasts finally completed
Barry – LN-QRM now available via BitTorrent Sync
Secret key:  BFI6ME5CCTP6XQGIVCE5JV4UR5RF3XSSG
Joel –  Found a great new show “ An Idiot Abroad” on Netflix
Joel – Wilson’s service engine soon light wont go off?? and won’t throw a code??
IRS paying back debts of your relatives from your refund!
Bottom Gear : Elvira is woken up for this years riding season.
Clash of Clans update
Ingress update

Musical Guest: Mike James with “So It Goes”

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

 

LN-QRM #134: Wilson is no longer a stud

Recorded: 29 March 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Topics

Barry – AM & I went to see Frost Heaves (the comedy group)
DirecTV and Dish may merge (NOOOOooooooo!)
Joel—-Bottom Gear – Wilson goes into the shop to get studded tires off for $48.00
and it turns into a $252.00 new wheel bearing job.
Barry Vs the FSA people
Cursive Vs block printing
Left handed Vs Right handed
New Landline phone
Clash of Clans Corner
Ingress update

Musical Guest: Matt Moore with “Everything (tru-Nade Remix)”

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

 

LN-QRM #132: Frost Heave Season

Recorded: 16 March 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Topics

Barry – Can’t wait to bitch about the heat!
Joel – iOS 7.1 Update—-Wow it works Nice!
Barty – Enjoying Nexus 7, but ChromeCast is not too desirable
Barry – Ann Marie and I took a backroads field trip. (We really need to record those)
Barry – My two favorite time-wasters: Clash of Clans and Ingress
Barry – Bye Bye Sirius/XM (for us anyway)

Musical Guest: Corvus with “Breakdown”

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