SaMcast 155 : Pipe Talk

The thaw is real and we’re getting very, very excited to get into Hangout Season.

(17:29) Spring (the season)
(21:23) Raya and the Last Dragon (Disney+)
(26:51) The Public Radio
(34:03) New Recording Setup:
Shure SM7B
GoXLR Mini

Mike – Claremont Craft Ales x Thorn Brewing Allen Town Double IPA
Adam – Triple Crossing – Clever Girl

Followup and Footnotes
Music Break: Pink Siifu & Fly Anakin – Tha Divide
Beverly Hills Cop
League of Their Own
Denzel Curry – Unlocked 1.5
Wickles Wicked Pickle Chips
Safe As Milk 2020! + Rap Shit 2020 + Rap Shit 2021

SaMcast 154

The cold open here is really a triumph and a testament to the friendship I share with Adam.

(13:06) Valheim
(21:33) Mythic Quest: Raven’s Banquet(Apple TV 2020)
(28:30) Mark Rober
(36:55) The Flight Attendant (HBO Max 2020)

Mike – Negroni with Del Profesore vermouth
Adam – Marlowe Artisanl Ales – Blackout Jinx

Followup and Footnotes
Music Break: No.Stress “Prelude No.1”
Fight Club
Coming 2 America
The Goonies

Encode Mighty Things

Like lots of people, I’ve been geeking on the NASA Perseverance mission. Like, bought the tee shirt and shed a tear at touchdown, geeking.

One of the many cool things from the landing was the parachute that lowered the lander and the coded message it contained.

This site lets you make your own message in the parachute, so you know I had to get one for the blog and podcast.

That’s even got the coordinates of our humble corner of Virginia.

Back in the CoD saddle with the gang

I got a PS5 over the weekend. This is my first “real” console since the Xbox 360, waaaaay back when. Like, so long ago that it is probably in the MovableType era of

My pals have been current with the systems and they were kind enough to drag me along with them through some Call of Duty Warzone last night. It was a fun time and, despite what this video might suggest, it wasn’t all spent trying to get my audio working.

So now I’m downloading and installing a version of the game that will let me get some multiplayer reps so I’m not a complete anchor when we’re Warzoning.

Video games are fun.

22-pitch walk is pretty funny

Baseball season starts in a few weeks and this weekend there was a funny (“funny”) thing that happened.

12 pitches is a lot for an at-bat. 22 is w i l d.

The Mets are projected to be good this year. I hope they stay healthy and hang in there.

Safe As Milk Podcast 153

After an extended break thanks to Mike catching COVID (nice work, duumy), we're back at it again. There is a lot of followup.


###Followup and Footnotes