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 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 199: Better Late Than Never

Almost done with the backlog!

Recorded:  10 October 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Barry – Red Stag Black Cherry
  • Michael – Yellow Tail Merlot with Apple Juice
  • Barty – E&J Brandy
  • Joel- Warsteiner Dunkel (Dark German beer)

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Rainy off-Friday
  • Joel – (Same here) rainy off Friday …until I ran into Barry at Price Chopper in Keene
  • Michael – Awesome video of Da Keweenaw up on G+ and FB. And also Pasty Central
  • Joel – Saturday – Went to Town of Warner Fall Foliage Festival , The New Hampshire Telephone Museum
  • Joel  –  rebuilt the Corona kerosene,
  • Michael – Funny thing happened at the Brewery last night

Geek Corner

  • Barry –  Marshmallow update on my Nexus 7
  • Michael – Cap’n crunched my USB accessories
  • Barry –  OK Google works way better than Siri
  • Joel – My iCloud is broke!!

Bottom Gear

  • Barry –  Ordered the enclosure cab for the JD
  • Joel   –   Goldfinger still at Dr. Kenny’s on its 5th try for a wiper delay control board

Entertainment Last Month

  • Michael – Last to know but enjoying late night viewing of Dark Matter on Netflix

 

Musical Guest: Joel’s picks: Godsmack with “1000hp”

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 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”