LN-QRM 227: Happy New Year!

Recorded: 1 January 2017

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael –  Yellow Tail Merlot & Cranberry Juice
  • Barry – Jiminy Zero
  • Joel – Prescription drugs

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – The big storm that wasn’t
  • Michael – Waiting for snowfall totals to see if we beat the 1978 record for December – need to shovel house roof soon!
  • Barry – Santa brought me arms!
  • Michael – Is this where we can view the fireworks? (yes, yes, it is!)
  • Barry – New setup for the QRM Studios
  • Michael – Wiring for the new Studio V now in progress
  • Barry – The Egg-tastic

Broken News

  • Carrie Fisher gone
  • Debbie Reynolds a day later
  • Christopher Williams
  • Vera Rubin,  Richard Adams

Geek Corner

  • Barry – Alexa is here
  • Barry – Wireless charging for the Galaxy 7s
  • Michael – Hype Bluetooth Adapter(s)
  • Barry – New My Passport drive for local backups

The Bland Tour (Formally Bottom Gear)

  • Barry – Only two sheer bolt replacements on the JD so far!
  • Michael – Shear bolts, diesel fuel filters, and maintenance oh my

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Suicide Squad
  • Barry – West World
  • Barry – Doctor Who Christmas Special
  • Barry – Sherlock New Years Special tonight

Musical Guest: Alexa with Answer in the Morning

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

LN-QRM 206: Primarily Happy (they’re leaving!)

Recorded: 6 February 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty, & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael – Lemmy
  • Barry – Port
  • Joel – Christian Bros. And Coke
  • Barty – Water

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Snow comes to town
  • Michael – Been doing a S’ load Shoveling
  • Barty –  Have I mentioned how much I love our new metal roof? 🙂
  • Joel – I found where I can order French burnt peanuts online 25lbs at a time!
  • Barry –  “The Plague” will be gone come Tuesday
  • Michael – Finally time for the tree to come down.
  • Joel –  Thanks to my fellow QRM brothers on the coffee maker recommendation $160.00 in savings not buying coffee per month.
  • Barry –  La-Z Boy Final chapter
  • Michael – Finally getting back out on the cross country skis.
  • Joel – Upgraded my MacBook to El Crapitian
  • Michael – David is home for the evening, home cooking in place…

 

Geek Corner

  • Barry –  New Roku 3 with Voice Search on the way (replacing dying Roku 2)
  • Michael – Was listening to the ‘Dude while shoveling, but…
  • Barry – Trying, once again, to install Windows 10
  • Barry – Called FailPoint to see if new services are available
  • Barty – Edgar Mitchell RIP Apollo 14 Astronaut

Ingress Alert

  • Michael – Eh

Bottom Gear

  • Barry –  Killed two sheer pins on the JD
  • Michael – Still looking for a tractor I can afford – Neighbors JD Blower back up and running.
  • Joel – Dr. Kenny and I did a little 4 wheel’in in BIG RED while plowing and almost got him stuck thank God for a 10″ lift kit and 38″ tires! Woo Who part time!

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry –  Doctor Who: Bad news and sad news
  • Michael – D5 segment!
  • Barry – Colony
  • Barry – Maurice White RIP
  • Barty – Paul Kantner & Signe Anderson RIP

 

Musical Guest: Earth, Wind and Fire with That’s the Way of the World”

(Trying to convince Anthony to do more Soul Prerogative)

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

LN-QRM 198: Level 10

WHAT??? OCTOBER! Welcome to the unpublished backlog.

Recorded:  3 October 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Barry – Jiminy Coke
  • Michael – Park Bench Porter
  • Barty –  E&J Brandy
  • Joel – Christian Bros. Brandy and Cherry Dr. Pepper with grenadine

Days of our Lives

  •  Barry – All of a sudden… It’s autumn
  • Joel – It’s Autumn and the New England cold mornings are Back! Yeah 31 degrees pellet stove is coming.
  • Michael – Got home from road trip and needed to light two furnaces…
  • Joel – The new clothes dryer is in the house
  • Michael – and my runners curse continues.

Geek Corner

  • Barry – El Capitan (AKA Capt’n Crunch) is loaded and stable
  • Barty – Capt’n Crunch on the Mac Pros and the iMac
  • Michael – Successful upgrade of Win 10 on my mom’s HP Laptop

Ingress Alert

  • Barry – Met a nice new Smurf on-line. Agent name GreenerTeeth
  • Michael – And the level is 10
  • Joel – Is finally a level 5 and can do some damage. half way to level 6

Bottom Gear

  • Barry – Jaffrey’s finest stopped me for a dead tail light
  • Barry – Now the left headlight is out… again!
  • Michael – David’s Jeep is back!
  • Barty – The new Jeep is awesome.
  • Joel – Goldfinger got new brakes and rotors and is no longer HOLY!
  • Michael – Tractor surprise –

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – New Season of Doctor Who is good!

Musical Guest: Joel’s picks: Trivium with “Strife”

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

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 191: F—ck You, Joel

Recorded: 08 August 2015

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

  • Barry –  Rum & Coke Zero
  • Michael – Leinenkugel Summer Shandy Beer (Weiss Bier und Limonade )
  • Joel – Crown Royal Apple and Coke
  • Barty – J&B Brandy

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Enjoying other podcasts
  • Barry – Worked 5 days in a row!
  • Barry – Republican Debate
  • Michael – The mom’s arrive Monday!
  • Michael – Fire and EMS calls this week, 3 in the last 24 hours.
  • Joel – Moving SUCKS! But its awesome in the woods 39 miles from VT 60 Miles from MA
  • Barty – We did the TV shuffle today.

Geek Corner

  • Barty – New ‘smart’ TV fun
  • Barry –  Microsoft Windows 10 upgrade installation still SUCKS!
  • Michael – Microsoft WIndows 10 upgrade went flawlessly on my son’s (less than 1 year old) gaming machine.
  • Barry – Spark update
  • Barry – Sharkk update
  • Joel – I’ve got 1 gig FIBER internet! And fiber cable tv ready for the new dr who!
  • Barty – Apple Music woes and wonders
  • Michael – My Apple Music update…

Ingress Alert

  •   Michael – Yup, still Bob safe!
  • Joel – Yes I’m playing and trying like hell to rank up hitting portals in Wilton NH

Bottom Gear

  • Barry –  Prius hits 200,000 this week!
  • Michael – David’s Jeep still in the shop, needs some axle bracket welding.
  • Joel – Rambo is doing the move wonderfully and pulling trailers.
  • Joel – Elvira is coming north next week.

Entertainment Last Month

  • Michael – Chris and I currently viewing the John Pertwee episodes on Netflix
  • Michael – This show may be released before my MMPR2015 wrap-up!

 

Musical Guest: Barty’s picks: James Taylor with “Knockin ‘round the Zoo”
Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM 190: MMPR 2015 Wrapup

Recorded: 01 August 2015

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

  • Barry –  El Dorado rum and Coke 0
  • Barty – E&J Brandy
  • Joel –  E&J Peach Brandy and Coke
  • Michael – Yellow Tail Merlot and Caffeine free Pepsi

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – MMPR 2015 wrap up
  • Barry – Summer is here
  • Barry – Zenni glasses ordered
  • Michael – recordings that just did not go right…
  • Joel – The packing continues the move to Antrim progresses.
  • Joel – Operation Well water and kitchen cabinets in Antrim also progress’s
  • Michael – Seiche!

Geek Corner

  • Barry –  Microsoft Windows 10 upgrade installation SUCKS!
  • Michael – A new MB Pro has been ordered by my employer!
  • Barty – Requested a “reservation” for Windows 10 on my Windows 7 Pro instance.
  • Barry – Not good news about Google+
  • Joel – iPhone 5c rocks with my mophie juice box helium
  • Joel – 1 Gig internet gets installed this Thursday at the cabin in the woods.

Ingress Alert

  •   Michael – Bob safe zone?

Bottom Gear

  • Barry –  Prius made it
  •  Michael – David’s Jeep is getting the Planman treatment
  • Joel – Goldfinger blows his heater core (inside the car boiling antifreeze on the feet while driving sucks) over heats! then I McGiver’ed it!
  • Joel –  RAMbo Is 100% new axel ABS Speed sensor(nightmare job) new crankshaft position sensor (a real nightmare job) cut the fender well ,New transmission speed sensor( speed now works) all new plugs fix the mis-fire on cylinder #7, and fixed the overdrive vibration.
  • MMD would like recommendations on snow removal.

Entertainment Last Month

  • Michael – Chris and I are back to the First Doctor

Musical Guest: Barty’s picks: Lovin’ Spoonful with “Younger Girl”
Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

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 187: JDT

Recorded: 11 July 2015

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

  • Barry – Jimini Coke
  • Michael – Brickside on empty stomach – danger Will Robinson – and a little worried…
  • Joel – Twisted Raspberry Tea

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – our 20 year old kitty, Cleo, passed away
  • Michael – EMS calls – tis the season
  • Barry – Five day weekend
  • Barry – Yard work and more yard work
  • Barry – AM joins in on the annual reading of the D of I
  • Michael – loved the video 🙂
  • Barry – New shelter ordered
  • Michael – work has been insane
  • Joel – 5 more hours of Ink
  • Joel – Signed up for Twitter…I hate it!……I turned it off

Geek Corner

  • Barry – Minions that curse
  • Michael – Apple music sucks … They’ve cleaned up and I can’t find anything anymore!
  • Michael – Sqwiggle – jury is out…
  • Joel – IPhone 5c delivery on 7-16

Ingress Alert

  • Barry – Hardly playing these days.
  • MIchael – eh… maintaining main portal

Bottom Gear

  • Michael – Thanks to information from Joel – David’s Jeep needs welding,
  • Michael – Michael’s Jeep needs axle bearings and engine (but AC works!!!)  Truckster needs refrigerant!
  • Joel – New brake pads and rotor’s on Wilson
  • Joel – new exhaust hangers on Daisy

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Mr Robot
  • Michael – Chris and I have switched to Amazon for Dr. Who Season 8

Musical Guest: Beck with “Where it’s at”
Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM 177: Let’s do the twist

Recorded: 18 April 2015

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

  • Barty – J&B Brandy
  • Barry – Coke 0… Just Coke 0
  • Joel – Christian Bros. and Blackberry Ginger Ale
  • Michael – Brickside Brewery Stone Ship Stout

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – The grass is greening up
  • Michael – Evening walks and lake ice
  • Barry – New roof is on
  • Michael – First run of the season
  • Michael – Tax nightmares – Thank you Obama! (aka Healthcare.Gov)
  • Joel – No Meat Monday’s and down about 15lbs walking everyday, and twisted my friggin ankle today (ouch!)

Geek Corner

  • Barry – Added a vpn
  • Michael – Been putting new SMT rework station to serious use
  • Barty – HP Envy monitor support many modes.
  • Barry – Failpoint update – Scott has a great idea
  • Michael – SSD’s rule! (And so far I love OSX 10.3)

Ingress Alert

  • Barry – New players are a PITA
  • Barty – Almost to level 5
  • Michael – Mark and I were actually “warned to stay away” from a Lvl 2 playa

Bottom Gear

  • Barry – Snow tires are off
  • Barry – Joel, My air conditioner is really broken
  • Michael – Four wheel drive, and fording the waters, just to get to the house! It takes a Jeeep. THE Jeep
  • Michael – Brockway recovery mission

Entertainment Last Month

  • Michael – Late night popcorn cooked in olive oil and watching  Dr. Who episodes with my wife.
  • Barry – New Thunderbirds Are Go series in UK

 

Musical Guest: 1975 Billboard Hot 100 #40 –  Jessi Colter with “I’m not Lisa”
Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM 176: Up Periscope

Recorded:  11 April 2015

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

  • Barry Jim Beam Kentucky Fire
  • Joel – Christian Brothers Brandy and Coke
  • Michael – Yellow Tail Merlot in triple X Vitamin water on ice

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Sick last week
  • Barry – Roof work begins on Monday
  • Barry – LTE Home service would cost me roughly $1275.00 a month
  • Barry – F-in presidential candidates are starting to infest NH
  • Barry – Periscope – I’m liking the lurking. Still haven’t broadcasted? anything yet
  • Michael – Up Periscope! (CH Fire Department Tour) – but only can be viewed as an app?
  • Joel – Bidding on an iPhone 5s continues because a 4 year old LG android SUCKS!…..
  • Joel – Shopping for a suit used to suck until they just opened a new DXL Big Men’s store.

Geek Corner

  •  Barry – OS X 10.10.3 Released
  • Bye-Bye iPhoto and Aperture
  • Hello just Photo
  • iTunes 12.1.2.27
  • Barry – iOS 8.3 released
  • Michael – 480 GB SSD! (complements of Day Job)
  • Barry – HBO Now

Ingress Alert

  • Barry – Just when you think you have control of it, it sucks you back in

Bottom Gear

  •  Michael – special request from a Copper Harbor resident
  •  Joel – Goldfinger and Wilson have developed a no snooze wobble.

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Vikings renewed for another season
  • Michael – Mrs. Virtual Yooper discovers Dr. Who !
  • Joel –  Marvels Agents of Shield is gotten damn good.
  • Joel –  Dark Matter trailer is released for SyFy (thanks Doug!)

Musical Guest: 1974 Billboard Hot 100 #40 – Steve Miller Band with “The Joker”
Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”