Old Peculier

  • Podcasting from the car
  • Project Terror: concrete to be finished this weekend, mixing cement by hand, worried about further leakage, Frank threatens more digging, living downstairs, epoxy blisters, department of irony department, bagging our quota or pedestrians, the warm floor effect
  • Seeing Cheryl Wheeler in Houston: finding a place to stay in the hurricane aftermath, meeting the book club at the Mucky Duck, prickly, some folks had a lot of storm damage, shirts by committee?, fine fine beer options, Cheryl’s new songs, recommending Wheeler albums, planning another list gathering
  • Coffee in the barn
  • The new door is chosen: trying to buy local, vintage doors, Crestview’s frankenhouses
  • Random stuff, brought to you by Frank: Super donuts/Souper Salads, Sun City scares Frank’s buddy Mike, little kids pee on the fence

    NOTE: I considered several titles for this show. Which should I have chosen? Old Peculier, Prickly Dick, Stop Singing Right Now, and Frankenhouse

    New door mockup

    Link-O-Rama: Redboy Podcast, Cheryl Wheeler, Blue Bell Ice Cream

Looking a Gift Apple in the Mouth

Naval Jelly

  • Welcome
  • Frank’s invention plateau
  • T-Mobile phone rant: stress fracture after less than a year, pricey replacement surprise, discount roulette, text messaging for $.20 apiece, THEY can change the contract but WE can’t change the contract, didn’t like the new phone, better service away from the mall, and now the old phone is free?, things don’t cost what they are actually worth
  • Mom calls on my birthday
  • Visiting the LBJ library as a kid, and as an adult: I was a baby history geek, meeting LBJ at his library opening, telling the president my birthday, mom misreads my embarrassment, eating BBQ at the library, checking out the fountains
  • Cocktail Talk: The scofflaw
  • Project Terror
  • Tech Talk: my favorite iPhone/iPod touch applications and wish list, Yelp, Remote, NetNewswire, Cocktails, Fat free Video Poker
  • Feedback CityLink-O-Rama: Tastes Like Burning

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