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 197: Level 5

Recorded: 26 September 2015

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

  • Barry – Jiminy Coke
  • Joel – Christian Bros. Brandy and Dr. Pepper
  • Barty – The usual Brandy
  • Michael – Yellow Tail Merlot in Cranberry and Apple Juice

Topics

  • Barry – Fall is here
  • Michael – another trip this week (work and family)
  • Joel – Watched my first live Rugby match cool game I need to learn the rules!
  • Barry – Cleaning and rearranging the QRM Studios
  • Michael – I can relate to Dr. Dave’s latest episode
  • Joel – I finally hit Level 5 on Ingress WooHoo!
  • Barry – Lynda.com (not a commercial)
  • Michael – Made Panang Curry for first time last Sunday night, a success!
  • Barry – This is That
  • Michael – Last week High Rock Bay, this week hiked to Montreal Falls

Musical Guest: Joel’s picks: DragonForce with “Through the Fire and Flames”
Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM 174: X Edition

Recorded: 21 March 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Fail Point discussion (FailPoint loves Barry)
  • Michael, Joel, Barty – Vegas Were Going—woohoo!
  • Michael – Cosmonaut Story
  • BARRRY!
  • Mike has to check his bench test
  • Michael – it’s still ice…
  • Michael – The Bridge is Closed tonight…
  • Michael – GO COPPER KINGS!!! – Girls Basketball wins State Finals tonight!

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe–Review

  • Michael – Black Russian aka(Colorado Rocky Mountain Black Russian)
  • Joel – Southern style Sweet Tea
  • Barty – J&B Brandy
  • Barry – Bud Light

Ingress Alert

  • Barry – On the road – Northfield! PO

 

App Corner

  • (Hail)  Hydra!

 

Bottom Gear 

  • Barry – The Prius visited Dr. Kenny Blower fan noise and the oil change for a road trip.
  • Joel – Was going to swap out the studded snows BUT with today’s snow it will happen NEXT weekend.
  • Michael – Truckster Tires – a tool everyone should own..
  • MIchael – Is that Dr Kenny’s place in the Hyperlapse video?

 

Podcast Corner:

  • MPP – John Meadows

 

Musical Guest: 1972 Billboard Hot 100 #40 –  Elton John with “Rocket Man
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 171: Enough With The Snow Already!

Recorded: 14 February 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe–Review

  • Barry – Tanqueray gin & Diet Tonic with a squirt of lime
  • Michael – Earl Grey Tea and Merlot (together)
  • Joel – the good brothers Christian and Dr.Pepper

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – The weather man screwed up. It was a balmy 80 degrees out there!
  • Barry – More snow
  • Joel –   38″ two weeks ago , 20 ” last week, up to 20″  and 18″more just for fun
  • Michael – and another Blizzard Warning here.  Roads are getting rough. Postmaster is using my 2nd Jeep to get back to his house this weekend. (had a foot of snow Wednesday night… with no advisory or warning)
  • Michael – And the Christmas Tree has been taken down.
  • **** Michael – Houston, we have a go for Toronto, I repeat, we have a go! (And new employer says cool!)  Being hosted by the one and only Dude!
  • Barry – Got my Selfie-Stick
  • Joel – My beautiful bride takes Barry’s lead and gets a Selfie-Stik too.
  • Michael – And this week on the New Yooper Workshop…
  • Michael – Studio V has heat again!  (And oh yeah, the house is ok now to)
  • Barry – Semi-solved my internet problem – Theory of what happened.
  • Barry – Health Coach time again: Got asked the “We want to take your guns away” question
  • Michael – Memories of Radio Shack – You’ve got questions – We’ve got blank stares
  • Barry – Watching rugby on NBC! (Rugby 7s)
  • Michael – And all of a sudden – I’m employed!

App Review

Ingress Alert

  • Michael – Mark and I activated a original portal for the first time.
  • Barry – Took out Peterborough… That’s about it.

Bottom Gear

  • Michael – Ya know those tags put on your mirror after servicing …
  • Barry – Another shear pin bites the dust
  • Joel – GOLDfinger takes a $2000.00 hit!
  • Joel – Wilson needed a bit of coolant(teenagers never check!)

Entertainment Last Month

  •   Barry – The Blacklist

Musical Guest: Oh Honey with “Be Okay”

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

LN-QRM #169: The Big One is Coming

Recorded: 24 January 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Topics

  • Michael – Up 44 hours, with 500 plus miles and 21 hours on rig. EMS, gotta love it.
  • Barry – Deflategate
  • Barry – FreeNAS Project: I’m per…Plexed
  • Barry – Microsoft Windows 10 free for Windows 7 & 8 owners!
  • Barry – Xbox on Microsoft 10?
  • Barry – Reworked my podcast lists – catching up on the shorter podcasts
  • Barry – Working on the 17 hour LateNite QRM

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe–Review

  • Barry – Cheap Port Wine again
  • Joel – Paul Masson Peach Brandy…again

Ingress Alert

  • Michael – Guardian achieved – Mark has offered up his 113 day and counting Guardian for a Saturday night operation.
  • Barry – (I wouldn’t)

Bottom Gear

  • Michael – Black Jeep develops new noise in engine, using lots of oil, and a flat on way to Mercy.
  • Michael – Family Truckster finally gets new fuel filter – and a 5 MPG boost in economy.
  • Joel – GOLDfinger leaves me sit on the on the side of route 3 north Thursday Night and is still being diagnosed

Musical Guest: American Authors with “Best Day of My Life”

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

LN-QRM #162: Here We Go A Caroling…

Recorded: 6 December 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Topics

  • Barry – First real snow
  • Joel – Power outage
  • Barry – Amazon fucks up
  • Barry – The Mac Mini story
  • Barry – Poutine Sighting
  • Joel – Pod Camp Toronto
  • Barry – New Home Theater Receiver
  • Barry – Fairpoint… Sigh
  • Barry – Corn nuts: Good Nut replacement
  • Barry – I have great respect for care-givers because… I am not
  • Michael – Flash, Michael gets a good nights sleep
  • Michael – And the total for November is … 6 feet.

APP REVIEW

  • Joel – Microsoft X-Box Live is failing BAD, kicks you offline in mid-game mid-show mid everything!

INGRESS ALERT

  • Barry – Double AP points for links and fields

BOTTOM GEAR

  • Barry – I’ve been driving the Rav4 during the bad road days…Nice!

ENTERTAINMENT LAST MONTH

  • Michael – The Doctor Who Marathon continues

Musical Guest: Ellla Fitzgerald with “Santa Got Stuck (in My Chimney)”

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

 

LN-QRM #161: Happy Birthday Gilly!

Recorded: 22 November 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Topics

  • Surprise!!! Happy 40th Birthday Gilly
  • Barry – Ann Marie’s back surgery
  • Barry – First Snow
  • Barry – Android Lollipop: first thoughts
  • Barry – iOS 8.1.1

APP REVIEW

  • Barry – Clear Vision

INGRESS ALERT

  • Barry – ok, I’m still playing. I’ve got over 6 million AP now.
  • Barry – iOS version now has notifications

BOTTOM GEAR

  • Joel – New car

ENTERTAINMENT LAST MONTH

  • Barry – Boardwalk Empire: Great run, great show
  • Barry – Lillyhammer Season 3 is available on Netflix

Musical Guest: The Dream Academy with “Life in a Northern Town”

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

LN-QRM #159: Damn! It’s November Already

Recorded: 1 November 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Topics

  • Barry – New Drinking game: Everyone drinks a shot every time CNN shows the rocket exploding
  • Barry – I gave up the touchpad
  • Barry – Tim Cook is gay – Who didn’t already know that?

            INGRESS ALERT

  • Barry – Enemy portals giving out 3x XMPs, Friendly portals giving out 3x resonators, Fielding is worth double AP

Bottom Gear

  • Barry – The Prius air conditioner is fixed!
  • Joel – Olds in his future
  • Michael – New Jeep in the family

Musical Guest: Peter Gabriel with “Sledgehammer”

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

 

LN-QRM #153: Beautiful Brides Playing Ingress (It’s an inside joke)

Recorded: 6 September 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Topics

  • Barry – Auntie Em! Auntie Em!
  • Barry – Level 10!
  • Michael – Jeep back into the Jeep Doctor for some Navigational and Warp Drive work
  • Michael – Truck serviced also (oil / filter / parking brake / turn signal wiring and bulb / etc, etc)
  • Michael – post Labor Day Copper Harbor
  • Michael – Coax / and parts are in!
  • Michael – waiting on replacement of ProJive cord.

Musical Guest: Earth, Wind & Fire with “September”

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