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Podcast: NCAA B-Ball Tournament Preview (03-15-17)

March 15th, 2017


Chris in Syracuse and Dave cover the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament Preview.  We'll look at all the regions and check out the favorites.  Will Villanova, Kansas, Duke, North Carolina, or Arizona win it all or will another team rise from the weeds and take the crown?   We'll also share our sleeper teams and upset predictions.


Podcast: Oscar Nominations talk with A Couple Quickies, NBA Update (02-22-17)

February 22nd, 2017


Dave chats about the Magic Johnson's new role as the President of Basketball Operations with the Lakers, and why people could be over the top writing off the franchise.  Then, "A Couple Quickies" joins Dave to chat about the upcoming Oscars and catch up on movies.  If time allows, we'll dig into a bonus "Random Questions."


Podcast: NBA Midseason Report and NCAA Talk with Tom in NJ (02-15-17)

February 15th, 2017


Tom in NJ joins Dave to catch up on his latest adventures, plus another update on Kevin on the Cape.   Later we chat NBA at midseason, the upstart teams like the Timberwolves, 76ers, and Celtics, then look at the Charles Oakley trainwreck with the Knicks.  Also this week, we look at the top 25 in Men's College Basketball, plus other potpurri.


Blog: Audiophile Sound powered by Mac Mini, and other nonsense.

February 13th, 2017


After trying other options, I have a plan to use a Mac Mini as the ULTIMATE digital audio player.  Plus other assorted nonsense from the weekend.  Keep reading →

Blog: Biscuits

February 10th, 2017


Is the biscuit our planet's most wonderful mistake?   How'd they come up with them?  Plus other nonsense.  (Photo courtesy of tastykitchen.com )  Keep reading →

Blog: The Chunky Soup Mystery Continues!

February 6th, 2017


Remember the tastless clam chowder?   How did Chunky Soup get this bland?   The answer stared me in the face!  Plus: multiple sized Big Macs!

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Podcast: Super Bowl Week; Prop Bets with Tom and Cap (02-02-17)

February 2nd, 2017


Tom in VA and Gerry in Piscataway, filling in for Junkie, join Dave to preview Super Bowl LI between the Patriots and Broncos.  Later we run down our annual tradition; Prop Bets and look at the wacky bets for this year's big game.


Blog: A RARE Chunky Soup Disappointment

January 31st, 2017


It finally happened.   It was soup that ate like a letdown.   I'll share the deets, plus other nonsense.  Keep reading →

Blog: Nachos

January 26th, 2017


An ode to nachos and the best things to put onto them.  Plus: a Kevin on the Cape update. Keep reading →

Podcast: MLB Offseason Report with Gerry and Ari (01-25-17)

January 25th, 2017


Gerry and Ari join Dave to recap the MLB Offseason so far, including the Hall of Fame inductees and big trades by contenders all around the majors.   The Rockies are touted to be one of the favorites after getting Ian Desmond while the Yankees re-acquire Aroldis Chapman for huge money.   We'll cover who is left on the table for teams around the country then look at who had the best offseason through January.