LN-QRM 212: Happy Birthday LN-QRM!

Recorded: 30 April 2016

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Barty, & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe—Review

  • Michael –  MGD
  • Joel – Calico Jack spiced Rum–n-Coke
  • Barry – Jiminy Coke (with emphasis on the Jiminy)
  • Barty –  Poland Spring water

 

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – LateNite QRM turned 6
  • Michael – The MMPR16 dates are here, The MMPR16 dates are here! (and Hamfest!)
  • Barry – NEAR-Fest Weekend
  • Michael – Training for Keweenaw Path
  • Joel – My beautiful bride gave me my new Indian name “Walks the Goats! … That’s right the goats on a leash walking them was I.
  • Michael – Calumet Copperbots make World Finals for First Robotics. (And compete against Hamilton)
  • Michael – Ran across old documentary about a lost silver mine in the Keweenaw
  • Michael – Picking up David from MTU for the summer
  • Joel – Picking up Kiona from Norwich for the summer too.
  • Joel – Already got the approved time off from work to attend MMPR!
  • Barty – Approved as well. Classic Camera Revival photo meet May 7 in Hamilton.

 

Broken News

  • Barry – Earthquakes happening all around the rim of fire
  • Barry – Russia is buzzing our ships
  • Barry – The Queen turns 90
  • Barry – Deaths: Prince, chyna, Doris Roberts
  • Joel – Jacksons off the twenty dollar bill and being replaced with Harriet Tubman by 2020

 

Geek Corner

  • Barry – New MacBook Pro Rumors: now with less ports! WTF Apple?
  • Barty – Verizon TravelPass offers use of your wireless plan for $2 per day per device. Just in time for MMPR
  • Michael – burns it to the ground. (OSX )
  • Michael – David drops his iPhone 4s, no external damage, but phone is DOA

Bottom Gear

  • Joel – Daisy gets a Brake! Finish her up tomorrow
  • Barry – Snow tires off!
  • Joel – Goldfinger gets his spring time trainers put back on this week
  • Michael – Tractor project is back on.

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – The Peanuts Movie
  • Barry – Game of Throwns, Silicon Valley and Veep are back
  • Michael – (Netflix) Expedition Unknown

 

Musical Guest: Prince with Little Red Corvette

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

LN-QRM 179: It’s NEAR-Fest Time

Recorded: 2 May 2015

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Podcaster’s Anonymous BooZe–Review

  • Barry – Pinnacle Coconut infused Vodka
  • Michael – Park Bench Porter
  • Joel – Jack Daniels winter Jack (apple) bourbon and coke

Days of our Lives

  • Barry – QRM Studios update
  • Barry – My new JD Sippy Cup – Thanks Joel!
  • Barry – iHop Breakfast
  • Michael – Wonderful day for a photo shoot – Dan J Kauppi (.com)
  • Barry – NEAR-Fest: Spring Edition
  • Barry – Scott is short! (but so is everyone else)
  • Barry – The LN-QRM Drone is ready for duty
  • Barry – Periscoped with one viewer: Doug!
  • Michael – New Trail Shoes! Woo Hoo! (And Doug joins Runkeeper)
  • Michael – And Mark starts Couch to 5K
  • Joel – Joel’s new Iphone 4s showed up today and replaced the turddroid

Geek Corner

  • Barry – Red Max Leaf Blowers
  • Michael – MacStock and BBQ tickets have been purchased! (June 20th)
  • Michael – IT has not sunk in at the Harbor that I have a FULL time job now…
  • Barry – iPhone has been rebooting a lot recently
  • Barry – Microsoft’s holographic program looks cool

Ingress Alert

  • Barry – Extra Ultra Strikes and double AP
  • Michael – The Ugly and the Good

Bottom Gear

  • Barry – The Results!
  • Barry – 193,000+ miles on the Prius
  • Michael – David’s Jeep keeps jeep’in
  • Doug – by proxie …
  • Michael – the tractor …

Entertainment Last Month

  • Barry – Wolf Hall (yawn)
  • Michael – PODRUNNER update – app not currently available
  • Michael – Podcast – Classic Camera Revival – From John Meadows and Company

 

Musical Guest: 1977 Billboard Hot 100 #40 –  The Jacksons with Enjoy Yourself
Theme Song:   Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band “Hit the Ground Running”

LN-QRM #157: Yep, Those are Leaves

Recorded: 11 October 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry, Michael

Topics

  • Barry – Peak Week in NH
  • Barry – NEAR-Fest
  • Barry – I’m used to the size now
  • Barry – Some issues with iOS 8.02
  • Barry – More Apple announcements on Oct 16
  • Michael – On Duty at Mercy tonight.

Musical Guest: Bobby “Boris” Pickett & The Crypt-Kickers with “The Monster Mash”


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

LN-QRM #138: LateNite QRM is 4 years old!

Recorded: 26 April 2014

Hosts: Joel, Barry & Michael

Topics

Barry – We finally have peepers
Barry – Signed up to do a Cubical to 5k
Barry – NEAR-Fest next week
Joel – Studies for his HAM General License
Joel – Television programme review “Line of Duty”(of course from the BBC 2) on Hulu Plus
Barry – Viewer Mail
Barry – Is the FCC now against Net Neutrality?
Joel – The Attempts to repair and resolder  the Nady usb-24m microphone were a bust!
Joel – Shops online for a new and better Microphone…see above…
Joel – Latest IOS update fixed the keyboard issue on my iPhone but its acting sluggish in general
Joel – This weeks downloaded game “Drag Racing”
Clash of Clans
Barry – Only 6 days until Level 7
Ingress
Where have all the Greenies gone?

Musical Guest: Tony James Shevlin with “I wish you well”

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

 

LN-QRM #67: What’s a Hamfest?

Recorded: 14 October 2012

Hosts: Jash, Barry J, Barty and Michael

Topics

Jash and Barry go Hamfesting
Used Apple Maps to get there
Space Jump
Baumgartner suit full of urine — (from the daily mash)
Sleep Number bed on order
170 alternate search engines
Mini iPad announcement on Oct 23?
Apple moving their processor manufacturing away from Samsung
The next episode of Virtual Yooper (It’s a podcast, in case you forgot) is almost ready.

Musical Guest: Margo Rey with “Get Back”

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