LN-QRM 232: Cord Cutting

Recorded: 25 March 2017

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael –  Coffee, have to drive later this evening.
  • Barry – Jiminy Coke
  • Joel –  Sour Appletini
  • Barty – Saranac Legacy IPA

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Snow again…sigh
  • Michael – Unscheduled trip to Green Bay – Tech Nine – then home, and back south again Monday.
  • Joel – City of Fitch__rg admin system for courts is way behind the ball.
  • Barry – I voted
  • Michael – Mark does an environmental test on his iPhone

Geek Corner

  • Barry – Finally cut the cord
  • Michael – Cord cutting going well here, mostly Netflix, still evaluating other services.
  • Barry – Play Station Vue
  • Michael – Ongoing Verizon WiFi evaluation.
  • Joel –    More memory new iPhone 6 is super and I switched to Verizon.
  • Barry – Tablo
  • Barry – Brave Web Browser
  • Michael – Pokemon Go, Ingress, and yes even Clash of Clans has been a lifesaver

The Bland Tour (Formally Bottom Gear)

  • Michael – Hey Dad, the Jeep is making noise, and shimmies at highway speed…
  • Michael – Family Truckster eats another u-joint
  • Joel – Debi’s Jeep has its name: Chewbacca is in the house!

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Stranger Things
  • Barry – The Man in the High Castle
  • Barry – Rowan and Martin’s Laugh in
  • Barry – Rogue One

Musical Guest: The Eagles with Hotel California”  (#18 March 1977)

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

LN-QRM 217: It’s Summertime

Recorded: 16 July 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael – Yellow Tail Merlot
  • Barry – Diet Mountain Dew
  • Joel – Crown Royal n Coke

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Summertime is here
  • Michael – Incredible hospitality from Dr. Dave and Family.
  • Joel – My son love twisting wrenches at Dr. Kenny’s
  • Barry – DXL visit
  • Michael – Expensive N Connectors – but worth it – Hamfest recap
  • Joel – Blew my back out at work….ouch!

Broken News

  • FBI findings on Hillary’s email
  • Police shootings
  • Federal Police force?
  • Nice attack
  • Turkey coup attempt
  • Pokemon Go meme

Geek Corner

  • Barry – Pokemon Go
  • Michael – Black Fly Season over, tower work ahead!
  • Barry – Google Forget
  • Barry – Major issues with my iCloud account
  • Joel – A new iPhone in the family as of tomorrow.
  • Barry – Planning on going with the Apple contract
  • Michael – Travel Pass Review
  • Barry – We chose Pandora

Bottom Gear

  • Barry – What’s with all the pumpkin orange cars?
  • Michael – David’s Jeep is a utilitarian experience, but it rocks!
  • Joel – Daisy has got brakes…again but this is her last hoorah.
  • Joel – Elvira is up for sale at Dr. Kenny’s

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – AMCs Turn
  • Barry – Rebooting Lost in Space
  • Michael – Walking with Destiny – Winston Churchill / Shooting Iwo Jima – Bill Genaust
  • Joel – We bought Deadpool on Amazon and the movie is awesome!

Musical Guest: Random Pandora pick: Dr. Hook with A Little Bit More”

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

LN-QRM 210: It’s Spring?

Recorded: 2 April 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty, & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael –  Water, followed by something stronger when we get home.
  • Barry – Port Wine
  • Joel – Crown and Dr.Pepper
  • Barty –  Poland Springs

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – Peepers!
  • Michael – Disney road trip!
  • Joel-Snow in our spring forecast

Broken News

  • Barry – Brussels Bombed
  •  Barry – Adam Curry follows an ITM flight plan over Texas
  • Barry – Deaths – Joe Garagiola, Ken Howard and Garry Shandling

Geek Corner

  • Barry – Upgraded to iOS 9.3 – 2g on iTunes but 395m on direct download
  • Michael – And … got the 9.3.1 update, twice apparently.
  • Barry – Nightshift in iOS 9.3 is great!
  • Barry – Outside the box thinking now allows me to use overcast
  • Michael – Mark’s iPhone repair update. (Yes he had it in time for Disney)
  • Joel- I’m bidding on a mil-spec FLIP PHONE!
  • Barty – New iPad Pro 12.9″ 128gb with Logitech Create keyboard and Apple Pencil.

Ingress Alert

  • Mark and I played Ingress while at Disney. It’s fun when it’s a father / son activity.

Bottom Gear

  • Nothin

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Childhood’s End on SyFy
  • Michael – Netflix pick, Mysteries at the Museum
  • Barry – Angie Tribeca on tbs
  • Barry – Outlander on Starz

Musical Guest: ZZ Top with “Legs

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

LN-QRM #167: Now With More Bumpers!

Recorded: 10 January 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Topics

  • Barry – It’s cold!
  • Barry – New project: FreeNAS
  • Michael – Kersplash
  • Michael – Weather or not for school (-40 is -40)
  • Michael – Sledding with a stove.

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe–Review

  • Barry – Red Stag Black Cherry

App Review

  • Barry – NH Alert

Ingress Alert

  • Barry – I got nothin – Too cold!

Bottom Gear

  • Michael – Lack of hind sight.
  • Barry – Thinking about getting snow tires
  • Joel –   GOLDFINGER gets studded snow shoes Today!
  • Joel –   Wilson gets a major weld job and is strong as a tank.

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Galavant

Musical Guest: Capital Cities with “Safe and Sound”

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

LN-QRM #147: Level 3 and Climbing

Recorded: 26 July 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Topics

Barry – Hula Hustle 5K was Great!
Barry – Next: The Cigna 5K on 14 August with the Company team
Barry – Website nightmares
Barry – iPhone’s battery may be shot
Barry – Riverfest
Joel – Joel is taught how to play Ingress by the Jedi Master Barry and went from level 1 to level 3 in under 2 hours, also team ingress kicks ass!
Bottom Gear – project —“Wrangler” has commenced 1994 Jeep Wrangler
Michael – The Service Engine Light is following me from vehicle to vehicle

Musical Guest: The Erotics with “Last Of The RocknRoll MotherFuckers”

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

LN-QRM #141: End of May

Recorded: 31 May 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

NOTE: One of our listeners informed that from 1:58:43  –  2:15:32 the podcast is garbled. I checked the raw recording and it is garbled there. Rather than remove the podcast, I suggest that you skip over this bad section. I apologize for the error and promise to switch from my lame Windows 8.1 system to a Mac for recording as soon as possible.  😉

Topics

Michael is mobile (So what else is new)
Barry – Rain, Rain and Rain
Barry – Cubical to 5k update
Joel – Internet problems
Barry – What’s it take to get a lawn mower spark plug?!?
Joel – Entertainment Last Week — carnival- from hbo– excellent tv series
Michael – Calumet Copper Kings Story – rolls into Bottom Gear
Ingress
Ingress coming to the iPhone on june 14th?
Apple buys Beats
Apple announcements on June 2nd during WWDC
AppleTV update?
Viewer Mail:
Recap on IRS story
Sansa E100
DSC Archive
Stop-start
Show of the Week: The ShaneCast

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

LN-QRM #140: Slow Week

Recorded: 24 May 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Topics

Barry – Remember what Memorial Day is actually for!
Barry – WWDC is almost here. What will IOS 8 look like?
Barry – New larger iPhone?
Barry – iPad Pro?
Barry – Cubical to 5K update
Barry – Great Mac application: Beamer
Ingress
Barry – Level 8
Barry – Inducted into the NH Knights of the Octagon

Musical Guest: Skyline Ridge with “Long Way Home”

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

LN-QRM #131: Song of the South

Recorded: 9 March 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Topics

Barry – The weather was beautiful!
Barry – Stuck one extra day in 70+ temperatures
Barry – My 3rd party electric contract has a fixed price for the length of the contract
Barry – Clash of Clans addiction
Barry – Gave up my AT&T limited unlimited plan
Barry – I’m back on Ingress!
Joel   – Lets get inked! new tat #1 done next one is one April 19
Joel  – Bottom Gear– Wilson gets new exhaust a one hour job turns into 3 ½ hours
Michael– The Jeep is still going …..Just  but still keeps on going!
Michael – Dryer is Finally Fixed
Michael – Oven still down
Michael – Now is a Firefighter / Paramedic
Michael – finally new iPhone / Chad – Thank you!

Musical Guest: Frozen Ocean Wave with “Sealed”

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

 

LN-QRM #126: Lake Effect Advisory

Recorded: 25 January 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Topics

Michael – I’ll use the less sensitive microphone this week…
Michael – Lake Effect Advisory = Blizzard!
Barry – Blizzard warning in NH = 1/2 inch
Barry – One expensive shear bolt
Joel – is agitated about his washing machine
Partselect.com
Michael – Tall person problems, I concur
Barry – Tickets bought for SC/FL trip – latest ripoff scheme by  US Air!
Happy Birthday Mac. – 30 years old
Michael – Propane prices!
Michael – Bye bye Wells Fargo
Barry – I setup a Plex media server on my Mac Mini
Barry – Nexus 7 keyboard is too touchy
Barry –  Now trying SwiftKey
Barry – Stopped by Jaffrey’s finest for a tail light out
Barry – WordPress auto-upgraded my sites!?!
Michael – bed story of the week
Joel- Bottom Gear = Wilson has issues, the diagnosis continues.
Joel-  his bride’s full conversion to an apple fan girl with the purchase of her I PHONE!
Musical Guest: Lisa Redford with “If We Meet Again Snapd Remix”
Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

 

LN-QRM #111: It’s Peak Week

Recorded: 6 October 2013

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty & Michael

Topics

It’s Peak Week
Government shutdown
The magical Jeep
GoPro Hero 3
Michaels back on Ingress
Smackdown!
New iPhone user
Was The “Tweeter” Stock Mixup A Penny Stock Scam?Facebook to place ads on InstagramWalmart Drops iPhone 5c Pricing to $45 On Contract Through the Holidays
BE^2 new season has begun!
Flashing
So, that Sunday night before my business trip…
Well, I tried last Sunday…
So, of all shows to miss, you talk about Jeeps!
Damn Sprint text to voice messaging!
H’mm, you can still make a phone call on the same Skype account while on line with that account!

Musical Guest: Beat Circuit with “Micro Mystikal – Original Mix”
Theme Song: Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”