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”

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 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 175: HE DID WHAT?!?

Recorded: 28 March 2015

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

  • Joel — Jack Daniels cinnamon bourbon(1st one at 6pm)
  • Barry – Shipyard Chamberlain Pale Ale
  • Barty — Chardonnay for Diner and Brandy for desert
  • Michael – Nothing (He’s driving)

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – SNOW!!!!!
  • Barry – FailPoint web page and electronic billing
  • Barry – Repair work on the QRM Studios begins next week
  • Joel —-Top Gear(BBC) is No More

App Review

  • Barry –Periscope
  • Michael – Meerkat

Ingress Alert

  • Barry – Uniques in Pa and wiped out some big green fields

Bottom Gear

  • Barry – We say goodbye to one of our hosts
  • Barry – The “Incident”
  • Barry – Bring Back Joel Campaign
  • Barry – Fan noise needs to be fixed
  • Barry – Snow tires come off this week… Maybe?
  • Joel —-Snow Tires come off of GoldFinger  at Dr. Kenny’s just in time for the snow!
  • Barry – Prius goes over 190,000

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Ninth season of The Trailer Park Boys is now available on Netflix
  • Joel – Last Man on Earth(Will Forte) plays “Phil Miller”  first season A quirky and really fun show

Musical Guest: 1973 Billboard Hot 100 #40 – Seals and Crofts with “Diamond Girl”
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”