A Firesign Chat
10/30/2003




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||||||||| Catherwood re-enters the Waiting Room and explains "This is the main discussion room which is logged each night."
||||||||| Catherwood announces, "The time is 4:33 AM - I now declare Thursday's chat log for October 30, 2003 officially open!"... and then, he retires back to the vestibule...
||||||||| Catherwood strides in with a trumpet, plays a fanfare, and proclaims "Nine PM on Thursday, October 30, 2003 - I now declare alt.comedy.firesgn-thtre's chat officially open!" -- then he looks around at the empty room, looks at his watch, and mumbles "...am I early?"
||||||||| Catherwood escorts Green Door Yamamoto in through the front door at 9:08 PM, picks up his cues (only slightly scorched), and heads for the billiard room.
||||||||| With a theatrical clearing of his throat, Catherwood pipes up: "9:11 PM and late as usual, it's klokwkaurora?, just back from Billville."
Green Door Yamamoto: Heh, behind the Green Door all by myself
klokwkaurora?: late, poo!
||||||||| Merlyn enters at 9:11 PM as Catherwood takes their hat and goat and runs off to the Haberdashery Barn.
Merlyn: I'll be back, as the governor of CA would say...
klokwkaurora?: is that where folks from the Gentlemen's Wearhouse go for sheep?
Green Door Yamamoto: I guess
klokwkaurora?: i wish Arnie the best of gluck at the helm of that Titanic. according to the schedule I have here in the Old Testament, plague of locusts next...
klokwkaurora?: gotta fire up a pizza slice, BRB
||||||||| Catherwood enters with Behind The Green Door Yamamoto close behind, mutters something about disrupting his 9:15 PM tree-stunting plans, and runs off to the Aviary.
Merlyn: why are there two yamamotos?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I can't log in umnder my other name
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Ergo
||||||||| Merlyn aka 'The Reaper' has killed off Green Door Yamamoto at 9:17 PM
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Kill the "Green Door" Poser
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Was it greusome?
Merlyn: do you try logging in with the same login name? Does your IP address change?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: y
Merlyn: ok, since that seems to happen to you a lot, I'll send you a private msg how to log off your old name
Merlyn: that's how you can reap a dead name.
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: ok
Merlyn: If I ever get around to rewriting this, I'll change the way some of it works so names that don't refresh get logged off sooner, but that's low priority
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: ha
Merlyn: did you notice Catherwood now posts the announcement to the newsgroup?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I'm on dialup and am lagging badly
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: that
Merlyn: He'll post the logs too
Merlyn: what's your connection speed?
Merlyn: what's your connection speed?
||||||||| Catherwood leads Dexter Fong inside, makes a note of the time (9:23 PM), then fades off into the distance going on about the waiting room or the sitting room or something.
Dexter Fong: 'allo there
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: oi
||||||||| A time machine materializes at 9:24 PM and Dr. Headphones steps out, carrying a grape from ancient Greece.
Merlyn: hello; I'm stuttering..
Dexter Fong: Hi Ken
Dr. Headphones: hello, i'm not
Merlyn: hello^2
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: prolly around 75 kbps
Dexter Fong: Hi Merl
Dexter Fong: Oi there Yam
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I've got my internal and a cell phone going
klokwkaurora?: hey Ken, Ash, Merl...
Dexter Fong: And Klok!
Dr. Headphones: klok, did you see aurora last night? totally cloudy here. but tonight was clear at sunset, haven't looked since then
Dexter Fong: Ken: Thought you'd still be in your bunker
Dr. Headphones: nah, i don't have bunkers (either archie OR edith)
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: and not me
klokwkaurora?: planning to, tonight
||||||||| Catherwood escorts Elayne in through the front door at 9:26 PM, picks up his cues (only slightly scorched), and heads for the billiard room.
Dr. Headphones: i have a basement, but it has spiders. i don't go down there except to do the laundry
Elayne: Evenin' all!
Dexter Fong: K:Still depending on the aluminum foil hat thing, eh?
klokwkaurora?: howdy, E
Dr. Headphones: i'm going out about midnight to look
Dexter Fong: Hi Elayne
Elayne: on't know how long I'll be staying, I'm really getting into this week's Nova (PBS science show).
Merlyn: unevening, E
Dr. Headphones: dex: i switched to saran wrap. it's not as visible and does just as well for me :)
Elayne: They just went over Maxwell's silver hammer.
Elayne: Electromagnetism and all that.
Elayne: Very very cool stuff.,
Dr. Headphones: e: that was tuesday. i'm guessing you taped it?
Elayne: Nah, Dr. H, it was in 13 on Tuesday, it's on 21 tonight. Saw about 2 minutes of it Tuesday but I'm watching the whole thing now...
||||||||| Catherwood leads Bunnyboy inside, makes a note of the time (9:27 PM), then fades off into the distance going on about the waiting room or the sitting room or something.
Bunnyboy: lo dere
Dexter Fong: I'm waiting for "String Theory, and the Secrets of Cremona"
Elayne: Hey Bunnyboy!
Dr. Headphones: it's good. if i were you, i'd sign off here and watch totally.
Dexter Fong: Hey Bun
Bunnyboy: a brief bop-in. Got a dog to tend to.
Elayne: Cremona? Isn't that the crap you put in your coffee?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Hi E! Bye, E(just in case)
Dr. Headphones: dex: when i was a boy, my mom served us cremona of wheat for breakfast
Dexter Fong: E: I thought that was Remora
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: waiting for "String Theory" too
Dr. Headphones: that was rather ambiguous. i'm STILL a boy, just an adult now
Elayne: No, that was the sweater Ed Wood liked.
Elayne: No wait, that was angora... or was that a sheep?
Dexter Fong: Angora's a goat
Elayne: Anyway, very cool spiffy effects, so I'm going back to watch.
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: that was My Cats are waiting for "String Theory"(damn Lag)
Bunnyboy: One ot the Holy Grails has arrived: LOONEY TUNES GOLDEN COLLECTION. It's incredible! It's stupendous! You might even say...it's mediocre!
Dexter Fong: See yah E
Dr. Headphones: yam: for you (and other cat lovers) http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A37730-2003Oct29.html
Bunnyboy: nite El
Merlyn: bye E
Dr. Headphones: later, el
Bunnyboy: llllllllllllllllllllllllllaaaaaaaaaag
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Toldja :P
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: same here
||||||||| "9:31 PM? 9:31 PM!!" says Catherwood, "Mudhead should be here by now...oh, THERE you are!" as Mudhead enters and sits on the couch.
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I'm moving in SLOW motion
Dexter Fong: Broadband operating nicely here
klokwkaurora?: hi mud
Bunnyboy: lo dere Mud
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: oi mud
Dexter Fong: Hiyah Mud
Mudhead: Hello Dear Friends
Dr. Headphones: hey mud
Merlyn: hey MH
Mudhead: Elayne this should be THE weekend for leaves
Bunnyboy: 30 minutes later, we're still hailing Mud.
Elayne: Okay, I'm back. They just got Bohring.
Dexter Fong: and raining dust
Merlyn: great, my table should be longer
Elayne: Yes, Mudhead, I think I want to go to the Westchester Museum on a Metro-North day trip this weekend.
Merlyn: Nels?
Elayne: Yes, Merlyn.
Bunnyboy: Is Johnny from AIRPLANE! playing with the chat server?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Hi! Yah! Mud!
Dr. Headphones: watch out, elayne, you'll get schrodingered before long ;)
Dexter Fong: Nels? I remeber Mama
Elayne: Dr. H, I think there's an equal chance that I will or won't.
Dr. Headphones: nils
Mudhead: Should be beautiful weather and the leaves are all clean from the rain we just survived
Elayne: I mean, theoretically right now I will and I won't.
Dr. Headphones: depends on whether you decay or not!
Bunnyboy: The digital restoration of WB Cartoons is staggeringly good.
Elayne: Neato, Mudhead! Can't afford New Haven, though. Taking a train up the Hudson River Line....
Elayne: Okay, they're at quantum mechanics, I've timed the smoke right. :)
Dr. Headphones: bun: all good stuff or just a slice of time?
Elayne: See y'all next week!
||||||||| Elayne runs out the back door as Mayor P'nisnose blasts through the front door holding a shotgun and shouting "Where's Elayne?! It's 9:35 PM and my ballot boxes haven't been stuffed yet!"
klokwkaurora?: nite E
Dexter Fong: Night again E
Mudhead: cya
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: byeeeeee E!
Dr. Headphones: hmmm, i wouldn't want to be in elayne's shoes. stoned and trying to understand q.m.? i can't understand it straight!
Bunnyboy: Ken: It's 56 (!) cartoons, most from late 40's and early 50's, plus droves of bonus materials.
Dr. Headphones: wow, bun, sounds good to me. a wide spectrum of characters, i hope
Merlyn: playing with my color laserprinter
klokwkaurora?: lots of second-rate ones, tho'
Dr. Headphones: as opposed to ALL foghorn leghorn....
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: filler
Dr. Headphones: merl: dye sublimation or powdered toner?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: cartoon by-products
Bunnyboy: And WB caught some undeserved flack for NOT including WHAT'S OPERA, DOC? (the Wagner schtick) and ONE FROGGY EVENING, in this (knock wood) INITIAL offering.
Dr. Headphones: ha! good one, yam
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto bows
Merlyn: I dunno, phones, it's a minolta 2350
Bunnyboy: Ken: It's 4 discs, 1 for Bugs, 1 for Daffy and Porky, and 2 for the rest of the crew.
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Well, now my lag is w/in reason
Bunnyboy: Good representation.
||||||||| Dave sneaks in around 9:39 PM, trying to avoid Catherwood because of last week's "unpleasant incident."
Dr. Headphones: merl: i won't pursue it since it's out of my $$ range anyway
Dr. Headphones: hey dave
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: oi dave
Dexter Fong: Hi Dave
Bunnyboy: And, to my memory, they haven't included any of the Oscar winners, yet.
Mudhead: Daves not here
klokwkaurora?: hey, dave
Dave enters twirling his cane round his head just for the helluvit
Dr. Headphones: oh, btw, i got email from cat, said he would attempt to log on from japan friday morning which is now here
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Oscar was a disney riff, Or was that oswald?
Dexter Fong: (sounds of breaking glass)
Merlyn: it was only about $820 + shipping
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Ypou'll put out yr eye!
Bunnyboy: Now, Daffy Duck is a bunch of zeroes and ones, pretending to be a bunch of drawings, pretending to be a duck.
Dexter Fong: again
Dr. Headphones: that's about $780 more than i paid for my last printer
Dave sings a high C because he can and says hello to all
Bunnyboy: And he's STILL running for President.
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Merl: That's damn near two weeks pay for me!
Mudhead: I've already got a pair of scissors in one
Bunnyboy: lo Dave
klokwkaurora?: wal-mart has an HP inkjet for $28 this week
Dr. Headphones: dave's on the high seas? argggh!
Merlyn: hey, you can print money with 'em, they pay for themselves
Mudhead: at leat the new $20
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: For that price, you SHOULD be able to wreck the economy
Bunnyboy drops a dime on Merl to "the authorities".
Dexter Fong: Redundant Yam
Mudhead: it isn't already?
Dexter Fong: Economy is already wrecked
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: No, it's getting better, tax cuts and that
Dr. Headphones: au contraire, mon amis! up 6.4% last quarter.
Bunnyboy: Gotta go play with m'dog. May BBL. Nitey!
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I heard 7.2
Dexter Fong: 7.2% I heard/read
Merlyn: nite bb
Dexter Fong: Night Bun
Mudhead: but can it be sustained?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Gnite bunny/phydoe
Mudhead: see ya bunny
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: ud: NO
Dr. Headphones: aw, boys, lay off it. we all know that 87.529% of stats are wrong or made up anyway
klokwkaurora?: flash in the pan. DRAM prices peaked and are already sliding down again -- not a good sign with the holidays in offing
Mudhead: who's offin the holidays?
Merlyn: since the US imports most DRAM, isn't that good for us?
||||||||| 9:44 PM -- Bunnyboy left for parts unknown.   (Entry from Nick Danger's "Idiots I Have Been Paid To Follow").
Dexter Fong: Klok: And how mich would ye be asking for a wee DRAM?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I always off the holidays. Personal tradition
Merlyn: what about dram shop laws?
Merlyn: don't drink and code
Dave: I'd like to off the holidays, I don't have fucking money, hmmm...job seeking time, bleh,
klokwkaurora?: PC2700 512MB DDR is about $70
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I never have a dram in my car-just in case
Dr. Headphones: dave: not at radio station any more?
Mudhead: damm
Mudhead: damm
Dexter Fong: Klok: And is that a single silicon DRAM?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I need another gig
Mudhead: at ttat price i do too
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: so that's 140
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: ast
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: gah
Dexter Fong: Yamamoto speaks in toungues
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I like typing and having a fraction of it show up
Dexter Fong: 1/3rd?
Merlyn: type like you're being paid by the word
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: and an irregular fraction at that
Mudhead: not lie those iraqis who had there tongues cut off in that gfilm not released today
Dr. Headphones: if it's a fraction, then it can't be irrational
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: and an irregular fraction at that
Dexter Fong: ast+gah = aghast
Dexter Fong: or has gat
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: If I got paid by the word, I'd starve
Dr. Headphones: i have a thesaurus, i'd be rich :)
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Sold my gat for a can of dawg food
Dexter Fong: Silly...should have just waved gat at him and taken the dawg food
Dr. Headphones: forget the gat, bring on the gams
Mudhead: i like the fact that the millitary didnt release the horror film that every channels showing
Mudhead: wonder where it came from?
Dave: note to self, make sure bass level of sterio is low enough that desk does not shake
Dexter Fong: Waiting for the DVD with extra footage
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: That was civil of them
Dave: random notices to notice when I look at log, mmmm, cheese
Dexter Fong: ...and survivors commentary
Dr. Headphones: war is nothing more than a population control scheme combined with wealth transfer scheme.
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: shh ken, don't give it away!
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: plus you forgot to work brown people in, anyway
Dr. Headphones: brown/yellow/non-cauc are all included in the pop.ctrl. section
Dr. Headphones: as well as a lot of poor white trash too
Merlyn: hey, just got a fraudulent citibank email to firesign@firesigntheatre.com; I'm forwarding it to citibank's fraud handler
Dr. Headphones: ding! ding! ok, there's the bell, political science lecture is over
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: boring stuff that
Dr. Headphones: merl: i got one the other day with full fill in the blank capability wanting everything including mother's maiden name "just to verify" for future purchases
Dexter Fong: Political Science = Oxymoron
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: all wrote up by traitors to the state and enemies of the ppl
Dr. Headphones: well, dex, there are the hard sciences and the soft ones. polysci is like brie cheese
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: it's runny, too
Dexter Fong: Sacre Merde, Ken...Bon!
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: ah, canadian
Dexter Fong: Oi!
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: oui!
Dexter Fong: OOOOOOohhhhwwweeee
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Mountain Dew!
Dexter Fong: gives you that Valley High
Dr. Headphones: i'd like to hear that in dave's screen reader :)
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I went to Valli-Hi
Dexter Fong: Ken: =)) Evil thoughts run rampant =))
Dr. Headphones: frankie valli high? i didn't know he smoked!
||||||||| Gusts of wind blow in from outside and the thumpa-thumpa-thumpa of helicopter blades is heard as Happy Panditt's chopper lands on the lawn and llanwydd disembarks at 9:58 PM.
Dexter Fong: Sure Ken: That's why he's so short
llanwydd: howdy
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Half the kids couldn't spell it, the otheres were too high to care
Dexter Fong: Ilan!
Dr. Headphones: hey llan
klokwkaurora?: evening, Ilan
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Welsher!
||||||||| "9:59 PM? 9:59 PM!!" says Catherwood, "Bambi should be here by now...oh, THERE you are!" as Bambi enters and sits on the couch.
Dexter Fong goes for evening refill
Bambi: Hi!
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: oi Bam-b
Dr. Headphones: ms. bambi, welcome :)
llanwydd: anybody heard All Things Firesign yet? How is it?
Merlyn: hello ll, b
Bambi: thanks Ken
llanwydd: hi Bambi
Bambi: Hi Merlyn, Yamamoto, llanwydd
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: ll-dunno
||||||||| Catherwood enters the room, strikes a gong, and bellows "THE TIME IN NEW YORK IS 10 O'CLOCK", then silently exits.
Bambi: hi Dex, Klok, Dave
Bambi: Hi Mudhead
llanwydd: I might be getting it tomorrow
Dr. Headphones: i see catherwood is up to 3 minutes now
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Catherwoood is only 3 min fast
Bambi: yep
Dexter Fong: Hi Bambi
Bambi: how is everyone tonight?
klokwkaurora?: hi bambi
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Is Catherwood half empty or half-full?
Dr. Headphones: good here, full and generally happy
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Well, I need a life, got a spare?
Mudhead: Bambi my dear your looking marvelous
Bambi: well, the ole Honda got another year's lease on life ... otherwise known as car inspection
Bambi: shanks Mudhead :)
Bambi: LOL
Dr. Headphones: emissions?
Dexter Fong: Uh-oh..that shank has left Bambi with a very difficult lie
Bambi: this is Virginia Ken ... no emissions test like NJ and CA
Mudhead: I've had deadly emissions since I,ve been on the Vicodin
Dr. Headphones: ah, the old safety inspection scam
Dexter Fong: Bambi: They just check the trunk for snipers?
Mudhead: cut the belt
Dr. Headphones: when i lived in florida they tried that, found it was ineffective and discontinued it
Bambi: new vipers, one tire ... and we did do an oil change
Bambi: that honda is amazing ... all fluids were fine
Dr. Headphones: they check your oil at the inspection? wow, quite thorough!
Merlyn: did anybody notice that Catherwood does the chat announcement in the newsgroup now? He'll post the log, too.
Dexter Fong: Ken: They'll clean your clock too
Bambi: except oil ... but there is a good reason for that ... it has a small leak in a hard to get place on top of a seal.
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Damn
Mudhead: Vicodin helps with logs too
Dexter Fong: ...and under the walrus
Dr. Headphones: dex: i got my clock cleaned today. $508 for wheel bearing, engine and transmission oil changes, and tuneup
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Yow
Bambi: no, they don't check oil for inspections ... but it needed doing ... only had been 10K miles
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: got my tempo from a CIA auction, so it's emissions are alll covert
Dexter Fong: lol Yam
Mudhead: I might be back latter folks
Dexter Fong: Okay MH
Mudhead: Are any of the four due to show up?
llanwydd: cya mud
Dr. Headphones: bye, mud
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: But cos it's 13 yr old, none of the cool James Bond stuff works
Bambi: okey dokey mudhead
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: ! Mud?
Dexter Fong: Mud: Theyre all over due in my estimation
Dr. Headphones: mud, none on the official schedule, but you never know, now do you?
Merlyn: not that I've heard, mud
Dave: see, I don't have to worry about a car...yet, I'm glad I can't drive really, too fucking risky, then again, I'm risking my ass when I get in to a car and am trusting someone to not kill me somehow, so I guess there's both sides to it
Mudhead: not officially but you know?
Dr. Headphones: dave: life is a series of risks. it's how we handle them that determines whether we live or die
||||||||| "10:08 PM? I'm late!" exclaims Mudhead, who then runs out through the french doors and down through the garden.
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Dave-it's not me I worry about, it's the other idiots on the road
Dexter Fong: Very inclusive Yam =))
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I nearly plugged some hamburger head today, who pulled out like 2' in front of me
Dr. Headphones: in my case, with you being blind, i'm damned glad you aren't driving too :)
Bambi: got that right Yam!
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: ABS is a good thing
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Then we have the deer problem(sorry Bambi)
Dexter Fong: ABS of steel
llanwydd: what's ABS?
Bambi: we have ABS ... light comes on occasionally ... but the car is a 1997 and they aren't due to check it till 2007
Dr. Headphones: anti-lock braking system
Bambi: wait...
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: It keeps yr brakes from locking up
llanwydd: aha
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Allowing you to have cotrol in quick stops
||||||||| Catherwood enters with ah,clem close behind, mutters something about disrupting his 10:11 PM tree-stunting plans, and runs off to the Aviary.
Bambi: oops...no the other thing SRS SRA or something liek that...the airbag.
Dexter Fong: Hey Clem
klokwkaurora?: hey, clem
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: aha, ah clem
Bambi: hi ah,clem
llanwydd: hey clem
ah,clem: hi
Dr. Headphones: http://reviews-zdnet.com.com/AnchorDesk/4520-7296_16-5098423.html?tag=adss
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Airbag lites up after starting/ Better czech that
Dr. Headphones: read that one about crash data recorders
Dr. Headphones: hey clem
Dr. Headphones: open wide and say "ah"
ah,clem: hows every little thing
Dexter Fong: Dont do it...Clem up!
Bambi: Gator sheds its skin ... to be a larger Gator?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: good, my van is spying on me
Dr. Headphones: you been spying on me in the bathroom again?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: ken. Ew
Dexter Fong: Thank you Yam
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: or worse yet, ewe
Bambi: just another way they are intruding on our lives
Dexter Fong: Ram it home baby
ah,clem: good to se you too Ken
Bambi: getting tired of that
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: that was Baaahd
Dexter Fong feels sheepish
Dr. Headphones: so, it's mutton time again, huh?
Bambi: and noboby seems to get it! oh, look at the cool new technology ... "If I'd only known, I'd have been a locksmith."
Dexter Fong: Mouton mon frere
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Wait, aren't republicans supposed to be AGAINST that sort of stuff?
Bambi: paraphrased ... despite the quotes...at least I think so
Dr. Headphones: bambi: as along as there are crooks, locksmiths will have jobs
Bambi: I opt out of political parties
ah,clem: why does Yammy have such long nicknames? Does he not know we cannot type?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Criminals are a vital partof the economy
Dr. Headphones: yam tried out for a porno film, thus this week's name
Dexter Fong: Clem: That's okay, Yam can't either =)
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: nope
ah,clem: do now
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Actually, they played that siong on the radio today
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I've always dug it
Dexter Fong: What song?
Dr. Headphones: i thought it was a porno film from 70s. haven't seen any lately so can't comment on new names
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: "Behind the Green Door"
ah,clem: not the movie? ( that was better than a song)
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: 50's vintage country tune
Dexter Fong: Like Ken: Only knew of it as porno film from 70's
Dr. Headphones: not into c/w music much at all
Dexter Fong: Still...it's better than Deep Throat Yamamoto....I think
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Never saw the movie. Don't participate in political parties or pornography(and sometimes can't tell em apart)
Dr. Headphones: i did see toby keith on 60 min 2 last night, almost made me vomit
Dexter Fong: Yam: Same thing, somebodies always getting f*cked
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I don't listen to that crap they pass off as C&W these days.
Bambi: me either Yam ... I can't see the difference either.
klokwkaurora?: that's true -- they try to play Johnny Cash or Alison Krauss and people call up and complain about the crap they'r eplaying
||||||||| It's 10:20 PM, and that means it's time to play BEAT THE REAPER! And here's how our contestants did:
||||||||| llanwydd - dead from pneumonia
||||||||| Better luck next time! And now, back to our chatroom, which is already in progress...
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I like the good old stuff, tho, when it actually WAS a music of the common man
Dr. Headphones: yeah, where do you think they got the "deep throat" reference during watergate?
Dexter Fong: Marilyn and Whitaker Chambers
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: The radio station I listen to plays only the good stuff, along w/ R&B hits and old Jazz
ah,clem: not thaat film, the ther one...., Ken
Dr. Headphones: lol, dex!
ah,clem: film
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Dex: That's conceptually nasty
klokwkaurora?: that's why I listen mostly to WPKN on the Net instead of local
Dr. Headphones: i could never listen to woodstein say that without hearing the old spice tune being whistled in my head ;)
Bambi: oh, so there were two Chamber maids? hehehe
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: What was on those films in the pumpkin? hmmmmmm?
Dr. Headphones: speaking of pumpkins (well, whitaker chambers) is everyone stocked up on mini-snickers bars for tomorrow night?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: We have a local AM that actually plays this stuff
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I give the kids packs of markers or colorful gel pens
Dexter Fong: No candy here...we give out rutabagas and kohlrabi and other root vegetables
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: All the cool weird colors they go for
Dr. Headphones: cbs news last night had guy that experimented with giving out plaque remover, lima-ke-bobs, and pumice for trick or treat
Bambi: actually, Reeses, Milky Way and something else
Bambi: Babe Ruth
Dr. Headphones: one little girl came back for more limas
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Lima kebobs? Ewwwwwwwww
Dexter Fong: Mickey Mantle and Mickey Way
Dr. Headphones: yes, quite attractive really, little green limas skewered on bamboo sticks
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: He *I* won't eat lima beans, I'm sdur as hell not foisting them on kids
Dr. Headphones: i love them smothered in butter
Dexter Fong: Ken: Do they skewer them length-wise of through the middle?
Bambi: lima beans are great as long as they are fresh ... canned ones stink
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Ken: yr deal reminds me of Charlie Brown: "I got a rock"
Bambi: yes, smothered in butter and salt & peppr
Bambi: pepper
klokwkaurora?: i use frozen sometimes
Dexter Fong: Klok: Yeah very hard to find fresh limas anymore
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: You all can have mine
Dr. Headphones: dex: looked like through the shorter dimension on the flat side. not through the thin portion
Bambi: yes, that works too klok ... almost as good but not quite
Dexter Fong: Wow Ken!!A Lima-Klein
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: You get more limas to the stick that way
Bambi: Baby Limas best of all
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Not the babies!
Dexter Fong: Baby Llamas smother in LLamas and served in Lima
Bambi: LOL
Dr. Headphones: didn't the senate just pass a bill against skewering babies?
Dexter Fong: smother in *Limas*
Dr. Headphones: sorry, that's not even humorous
klokwkaurora?: i worry about Diet for a Small Planet stuff when eating my mostly-veggie diet and try to put some kind of beans in with the rice ;-)
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Actually Llama is pretty good.
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Ken, just part of Bushco's plan to party like it's 1898
Merlyn: served by fernando lamas
Dr. Headphones: never had llama, but have eaten armadillo. tastes like (drum roll, please) pork (HA-you thought i was going to say chicken)
Dexter Fong: Thank you Merl =))
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Armaidllo is tough, tho
Bambi: we are heading for a Brave New World with a tinge of 1984 and Farenheit 451 all rolled into one.
Dexter Fong: Ken: Went to Texas State fair while away, they were offering Armadillo and gator sausage
Dr. Headphones: yam: this was in a stew that had cooked for many hours.
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Gato tastes weird
Dr. Headphones: i have had gator tail and yes, it DOES taste like chicken
Dexter Fong: Armadillo recipe: Pick up off road, roast on engine block for 300 miles
Merlyn: how do you know it CHICKEN that tastes like GATOR?
Bambi: doesn't taste like Claria?
klokwkaurora? just hopes he can find chicken that tastes like chicken these days...
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Well you gotta factor in that Bush et al would like to wipe out any vestige of FDR/LBJ programs, too
Merlyn: and what's the connection between hamburger helper and gator aid?
||||||||| Gusts of wind blow in from outside and the thumpa-thumpa-thumpa of helicopter blades is heard as Happy Panditt's chopper lands on the lawn and Rotonoto disembarks at 10:31 PM.
Bambi: hi Roto Dave!
Rotonoto: everyone's here- hi y'all
Dr. Headphones: roto! so good you have blessed us with your presents, er, presence
Dexter Fong: Oh Roto....like forgotten breeze that ruffles night clothes of this awakening person
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: We'll have beggars in the streeet...wait. we already do!
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: y
Rotonoto: yesm Dr. H- I remain your humble serpent
Bambi: right, like that
ah,clem: hi Ro!
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: oi
Rotonoto: yes. like a little flower, my terrific feelings for it...
Dr. Headphones: dex: that is almost sensual. someone slap me, please
Dexter Fong: Oh Roto! Your flower not so little now!!
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto obliges Ken
Rotonoto: hi to everyone, I bring you cordial greetings from the kingdom of vast confualio
ah,clem slap
Rotonoto: that's vast confusion in english
Dexter Fong: confualio?
Dave: passionate crowd, haha, nah, you're all good people, sorry not saying much, juggling several things at once, and when you can't see them bouncing in front of you, well...
Dr. Headphones: i feel better now, thanks, guys
Rotonoto: sorry, that's my hot-blooded scottish side coming through
ah,clem: np
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Dave: Think of it as a challenge
Dexter Fong: Roto: Should been here earlier, klok was giving out wee DRAMs
Merlyn: we all got drunk with power
Rotonoto: och! I'm so unlucky
Merlyn: then came the crash
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I had a power Bar, too
klokwkaurora?: chocolate-coated!
Rotonoto: I shall double clock to catch up with you
Bambi: geesh, what does that make someone who is scottish, irish, dutch, french, german, english and made in america LOL!
Bambi: Heinz 57
Bambi: ?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: They're vile, dunno why i eat them
Merlyn: shouldn't klokworkdog do that?
ah,clem: I am in be on wireless, and have Bambi in sight....
Dexter Fong: Eat them?
Dr. Headphones: i had some spicy ketchup (homemade) the other night. one taste was all for me
Bambi: (thankfully no gun)
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Ewe Ketchup
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Power Bars
Merlyn: the poor man's vegetable
Dr. Headphones: took me a while, bambi, but i just got that joke :)
Dexter Fong: Yam doesn't like catchup?
ah,clem: (i bed)
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I eat them often
ah,clem: n bed
Bambi smiles
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: No can't stand catsup
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Cats like it tho
klokwkaurora?: my major condiment
Dexter Fong: Well Yam at least you can spell it =0)
ah,clem: cat soup?
Dexter Fong: Cats up, dogs down
Bambi: wait a minute ... isn't that catnip?
Merlyn: the vatican doesn't like condiments, especially on weiners
ah,clem: you eed a bleder for that...
Dexter Fong: Cat nip? Cease is here?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Mustard
Rotonoto: Roto see Porridge Bird egg strike ground- bad omen?
Merlyn: are you in a coal mine?
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: No, cat nap
Bambi: is Cat out of town tonight?
Dr. Headphones: cat in japan
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: In Japan?
Dexter Fong: In Japan so i hear Bambi
Bambi: oh, yeah..
Bambi: I forgot
Rotonoto: hai, dozo
Dr. Headphones: said he would try to log in at least once while he was gone, but not sure of which week
ah,clem: no net n Japan wow
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: hai! Bozo!
Rotonoto: sushi-o, kudasai!
Dexter Fong: Oh Roto..who you call a bozo?
Merlyn: Read a weird socialist utopian book from 1887 written by the cousin of the guy who wrote the pledge of allegiance; "looking backward" at http://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/bellamy-ed/works/backward/
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: ajinimoto!
Rotonoto: that's what I told the sushi chef- stop calling me Dozo
||||||||| At 10:40 PM, the lights go out! Rocky Rococo's voice pierces the inky darkness: "I've got you now, Dexter Fong!" Shattering glass is heard, and then the lights come back on...
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: That's a cool book
Merlyn: really boring and talky, it's just an excuse to explain his utopian system, but it was a best seller
Dr. Headphones: different subject, is everyone here mourning death of price is right announcer?
Bambi: poor Dex
||||||||| "10:40 PM? 10:40 PM!!" says Catherwood, "Dexter Fong should be here by now...oh, THERE you are!" as Dexter Fong enters and sits on the couch.
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: yes
Dexter Fong: ah...ooops
Merlyn: sacrificed to consumerism, no doubt
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: wrong buton?
Bambi: where see button
Merlyn: I just hit return
ah,clem: Dr H. , thanks for emais, keep 'em coming.
Dr. Headphones: my butt on chair
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: many on keybored
Dr. Headphones: clem: if i send you too many, two options: tell me or just delete them
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I have to share my chair w/many cat butts
Bambi: we like 'em Ken
Rotonoto: no, butoinierre, as in crazy salad guy who cut lettice with flashing knives and put on too much pepper from big tall pepper mill
Dexter Fong: Klok: responded to your msg
Dr. Headphones: yam: i have beaner in my lap almost every time i sit here
Dr. Headphones: roto: i've been to restaurant like that. overpriced, but flashy
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: I have tom, kathy and Rob roy, and non-cat olivia
Rotonoto: so, then butoinierre and pepperierre get in a big fight in middle of restaurant
Dexter Fong: Ken: You've got Beaner on your lap, I've got Zip on my fly
Dr. Headphones: zip a dee doo dah.....
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto: Wanna see me pull a rabbit out of my lap?
Dr. Headphones: yumpin yimminy!
Rotonoto: restaurant manager rush in, fire both, offer dinner for free
Dr. Headphones: free is good :)
Rotonoto: yesh, yesh
Dexter Fong: Roto: Reminds me of time wife and I went to Benihana for dinner, chef with flashing knives and flashy moves was throwing stuff all around, went to serve food by tossing length of table onto your plate...missed and went right in the lap of guy wearing white suit...all the other chefs were watching and laughing behind doorways
Dr. Headphones: i have gotten meals free before because of bad service. manager wants you to be satisfied, gives away. then i went back. had he not done that, never would have done it
Rotonoto: now *that* is a truly hysterical moment
Merlyn: did you tell him about the dirty fork?
Dexter Fong: Roto: Inscrutable oriental humor
Rotonoto: indeed, manager did persuade him not to suicide, only in America, right?
Dr. Headphones: i could not have witnessed hara-kiri in japanese restaurant
Dexter Fong: Throw himself on Hibachi and grill himself to death
Rotonoto: errant chef take next flight to Tokyo (coach), they send him back for re-grooving at flashing knives chef school
Dr. Headphones: ouch!
Merlyn: he'd use that "soy bomb" thing
Dexter Fong: Soy bomg = I am bomb
Dr. Headphones: soy bong?
Dexter Fong: I am the bomb
Dexter Fong: I am bling-bling
||||||||| It's 10:50 PM, and that means it's time to play BEAT THE REAPER! And here's how our contestants did:
||||||||| Behind The Green Door Yamamoto - dead from jaundice
||||||||| Bambi - dead from the fiddlers
||||||||| Better luck next time! And now, back to our chatroom, which is already in progress...
||||||||| Catherwood trudges in at 10:50 PM, dragging Bambi by one foot and asks "Can anyone vouch for this bozo?"
Rotonoto: aiee! soy la bomba!
klokwkaurora?: nite bambi
Bambi: you leaving klok?
Dexter Fong: Come dine at Richie Valens Tofu Garden
klokwkaurora?: oh, yr bak - hi bambi
Bambi: we got a dead socket ... had to redial
klokwkaurora? is not paying enough attention
Bambi: you know how it is on dialup right?
Dexter Fong: No
Dexter Fong: he he
Bambi: it stinks, but it is the only connection in town
klokwkaurora?: i had 3 dead sockets in Linux once and couldn't find them. they really started to smell after awhile
Merlyn: you came back just after you got killed off
Rotonoto: 'rural telephone exchange'- you surrender calm disposition, we provide shaky dialup, you no a complain, si!
Bambi: LOL
Dexter Fong: Bambi: Best connection usually in the school yard
||||||||| Outside, the 10:52 PM downtown bus from Funfun Town pulls away, leaving Charles Throat coughing in a cloud of diesel fumes.
Dr. Headphones: next time get craftsman, lifetime guarantee on them
Bambi: hi charles
Dexter Fong: Are you the *real* Charles Throat?
klokwkaurora?: i know how it is and got broadband; i may be eating rice, but i won't do that (too much Meat Loaf on the oldies station today)
Charles Throat: Hi Bambi
Rotonoto: frined of mie spotted object by road, stopped car...
Charles Throat: The one and only
Dr. Headphones: hi chuck t
Dexter Fong: Are you still on Mars Mr. Throat?
Rotonoto: sty old pair of Craftsman pliers- took to Sears, presto! new pair, no charge...
klokwkaurora?: welcome chas
Charles Throat: Don't believe all the rumors in the paper about me
Bambi: would that be Tam's better half?
Dexter Fong: CT: Got that information from your wives
Charles Throat: thanks klok
Rotonoto: yeah, but what about that consignment of aluminum bats in the warehouse?
Dr. Headphones: vampiric aluminum?
Merlyn: they go with the aluminum hats
Charles Throat: I'm just a simple businessman, I run a dial-a-joke service
Bambi: magnausium
klokwkaurora?: i just about got bitten by one of those aluminum bats last night. they eat right thru the rafters in no time -- not to mention Hallowe'en being so close, it was scary
Bambi: LOL
klokwkaurora?: dial-a-joke? call 1-800-White Haus and ask for "George"...
ah,clem: ok, np, you cannot sent too many, just the amount you sent.
Charles Throat: Mission Accomplished
Dr. Headphones: klok: that's NOT funny. but unfortunately it is
Rotonoto: vely crever aluminum critters- disguise self as sports beis boru whacking implement, hang upside down from warehouse rafters
klokwkaurora?: yep, we're saving energy by using a dim bulb in the white house...
Merlyn: on the web, it's dubya dubya dubya...
Dexter Fong: Ken: Did you get Email I sent last night after finally getting into my email account?
Bambi: all hallows eave in 1 hr 8 min.
Dr. Headphones: dex: about the pearls? yeah, laughed :)
Rotonoto: childrens mistake for sports equipment, take home, put in house- now house haunted!
Dexter Fong: El Dia del Morte
Bambi: I ain't been dropping no eaves!
Dexter Fong: Ken: Think I screwed up and didn't get the cc's right
Charles Throat: You mean, to Bambi?
Dr. Headphones: ooh, big boom outside. either mad neighbor with shotgun or something blew up
Dr. Headphones: dex: i doubt i still have it, i empty my trash quite often
Dexter Fong: Quick Ken: Back in the bunker
Bambi: was that a multiple choice ken?
Rotonoto: under the statue of the square round poet
Dexter Fong: Mad Neighbor fires shotgun, hits ammo supply, blows up house
klokwkaurora?: ?
Bambi: hmmmm....Murphy strikes again
Dr. Headphones: bambi: not sure. i don't hear sirens, so maybe just a backfire. sounded like a couple blocks over from ehre
Dexter Fong: And there's buck shot all over the road where Ken lives
Charles Throat: Watched EYKIW video the other night, funny as ever
Rotonoto: invent new fangled printer- simulate reversed carbon paper of typewriter era, customer aska for 'front and back printed', you give reverse carbon print, tell him hold in a front of mirror
Charles Throat: Mystic Connecticut?
Bambi: ah, close but no cigar ...
Charles Throat: Turn the mirrors to the wall, that will fix it
Merlyn: for a long time, it was the only 'in print' version of EYKIW
Dexter Fong: CT: No, Indiana
ah,clem: jus tl(wireless, like it)ying in bed watching Bambi tpe, but still here...
||||||||| Catherwood enters the room, strikes a gong, and bellows "THE TIME IN NEW YORK IS 11 O'CLOCK", then silently exits.
Bambi smiles
Dr. Headphones: clem, that's the life :)
Rotonoto: video not as funny as LP
Dexter Fong: Bambi does all your typing, Clem?
Charles Throat: More booby shots though
ah,clem: no she does hers
Rotonoto: yes, she use dreaded 'reverse carbon'
Merlyn: just close your eyes
Dexter Fong: And they're still shooting those boobys
Bambi: that's true ... and no white out on the monitor either LOL
Rotonoto: make clem read in front of mirror
Dexter Fong: Make him do it in the road
Charles Throat: Let's end the war against the boobies
Dr. Headphones: dex: that reminds me, sir paul's wife had baby today
Dexter Fong: in front of Kens house
Dr. Headphones: charles: i would attack a pair of them if i had access
Dexter Fong: Ken: Why does that remind you?
klokwkaurora?: Bambi -- just wait until your monitor gets older: white out and black out aplenty
Charles Throat: all their eyes are red
Dexter Fong: They're Sumaratrans
klokwkaurora?: better than having a cow (although it probably feels worse)
Bambi: clears ... gets the red out
Rotonoto: sumo rat wrestlers?
Charles Throat: on the Mayflower
Dr. Headphones: because "why don't we do it in the road" was a beatles song
Dexter Fong: ...and her sister ship, the HMS Cheeselog
Bambi: rat in a box
Rotonoto: from the 'white album'?
Charles Throat: I thought it was a philosophical statement
Bambi: from apple records...wait can I say that these days LOL
Charles Throat: Just off Nan Tuckett
Dr. Headphones: roto: would have to walk over to cd rack to be sure, so i'll take your word for it
Dexter Fong: Birds do it, bees do it, sometimes armadillos do it...but not for long
klokwkaurora?: i believe so, too
Rotonoto: oh, CD rack much too far away from Doctor's chair
Dr. Headphones: yeah, other side of room, and in the dark too. would have to take flashlight to read them
Charles Throat: deadly berrel full of ajinomoto
klokwkaurora?: Economist cover this week: "Vlad the Impaler" LOL
Rotonoto: you need 500-CD jukebox with wireless, then can do the remote control thing
Dexter Fong must go and park the car
Rotonoto: set to go off at end of meal??
klokwkaurora?: good luck, Dex!
klokwkaurora?: i'll be gone by ur return
Bambi: what no validation Dex?
Rotonoto: happy parking, guy
Dexter Fong: See y'all later, perhaps...and some of you, no doubt, much later
Dr. Headphones: roto: but it still wouldn't tell me which album it was
Bambi: later Dex :)
klokwkaurora?: nah, bloomberg is picking up tips from Red Ken
Dexter Fong: Night Roto...good to see you again
Rotonoto: see ya soon...
Merlyn: I'm going to leave; will probably be back later...
||||||||| At 11:07 PM, Merlyn runs out the door saying "Hey, mister ice-cream man, I've got a nickel, wait for meeeee..."
Rotonoto: bye guy
Bambi: you leaving too Roto?
Bambi: woosh!
Charles Throat: The next five minutes are brought to you by Platterpus Records
Rotonoto: ooh, magician guy leave extra pronto!
Rotonoto: nope Roto stay on to annoy others
klokwkaurora?: good for you, Roto!
Dr. Headphones: thank you! it's been terrible lately with you not here to annoy us
Charles Throat: And no Buddhist writers, either?
klokwkaurora? will shortly stumble out and attempt to look at an aurora with no eye protection
Rotonoto: ah, buddhist writers get offer they not refuse, now working in local 7-11 convenience store
Charles Throat: I get my smokin' materials at the 9-11
Bambi: saw aurora last night in Virginia
klokwkaurora?: what? the buddhist local organized the convenience stores?
Charles Throat: How was she?
Rotonoto: I givea you whole story later, full professional discount
Dr. Headphones: i have never seen it, but will try tonight
klokwkaurora?: what could be worse? some canadian buying them all up?
Rotonoto: yes, aliens take over local convenience store in town, film at eleven...
Charles Throat: I have all the XM shows on MP3 in my car ;)
Rotonoto: oh, man- would I love to get hold of a few of those
Bambi: the popcorn you're eating ... oh, never mind
Charles Throat: Took forever to convert them but worth it
Dr. Headphones: sounds like a winner to me, charles!
Rotonoto: probably as cool as the 1970's live recordings at KPFK
klokwkaurora?: but...but...aren't there more XM shows that keep coming, relentlessly, ruthlessly? so one can never have all
Charles Throat: Which I don't have all of ;(
||||||||| Freq Man sneaks in around 11:11 PM, trying to avoid Catherwood because of last week's "unpleasant incident."
Charles Throat: Roto email me - michaelcox@sbcglobal.net
Rotonoto: even one infinitely more than none
Dr. Headphones: hi freqie
klokwkaurora?: eve, lamda
Bambi: hi Freq Man
Charles Throat: I thought they were over?
Rotonoto: t'anks, CT! will do...
Freq Man: Aloha...
klokwkaurora?: no mre?
Charles Throat: I have everything on the website converted - not only to mp3s - but to AVI'S!!
klokwkaurora?: more
Dr. Headphones: avi maria
Charles Throat: I can watch the XM's on my DVD player
Freq Man: A kid'll eat avi's wouldn't you...
klokwkaurora?: you are going to burn them, like witches? alistair crowley would be proud
Rotonoto: 'lo, freq, nice to see you operating
Dr. Headphones: just throw them in the pond. if they sink, they are innocent.
Charles Throat: hah hah that's very logical
Freq Man: Thanks... I like to see me operating too...
Rotonoto: excuse me just a millisecond... beep beep beep
Charles Throat: anyone who has all the old shows please email me too.... night all
Rotonoto: nite guy...
Charles Throat: keep em flying
Bambi: night charles
Freq Man: all the old shows... wow... that's a lot of tape...
Charles Throat: I have a lot of them - I want them ALL!
klokwkaurora?: nite chas
Dr. Headphones: bye, charles
Charles Throat: bye
Freq Man: Excelsior!
Dr. Headphones: shredded wood?
Bambi: mulch?
Rotonoto: used as filler in supermarket 'natural whole grain' bread
Freq Man: I was about to turn my computer off and go to bed... and then (SNAP) I remembered -it's Thursday night... I wonder if they're still up... and ... look at all the show-offs...
Rotonoto: sawdust high in natural fiber
Dr. Headphones: yes, roto, i have read the ingredients: cellulose fiber
Dr. Headphones: well, i think i'm going to drive out in the country and see if i can watch aurora tonight. catch up with you later, like maybe next week :)
Freq Man: As used in the very BEST paperweights...
Rotonoto: like, it's pretty much total chaos and significant bozoness in here
Bambi: night ken
Bambi: enjoy the auroras
klokwkaurora?: nite, Ken. I'm not far behind, but I'm only going to walk out in the backyard
Rotonoto: watch for auroral blasts that sound like explosion!
Dr. Headphones: g'nite all
Freq Man: Can't see much Buroras down here...
||||||||| Dr. Headphones leaves to catch the 11:18 PM train to Hellmouth.
Freq Man: night DH
Freq Man: down here in Texas... y'all
Rotonoto: they said maybe down to FL but then event probably not as energetic as expected
klokwkaurora?: another mass ejection yesterday -- you may yet see the sky light up that far south, Freq
Bambi: jl says says night ken ... he says not to tell you he's in the privy ...ooops
Rotonoto: hit backspace, Bambi
Bambi: LOL
klokwkaurora?: 2 big ones in succession, vy unprecedented. stars not happy w/Bush
Dave: think I'll be going too, might come back on later, depending on how tired I get, later
Freq Man: Maybe... I was busy trying to help a friend record music for his show that opens TOMORROW... what a nut... anyhow, I completely forgot about them last night...
||||||||| It's 11:20 PM, and that means it's time to play BEAT THE REAPER! And here's how our contestants did:
||||||||| Charles Throat - dead from The Plague
||||||||| Better luck next time! And now, back to our chatroom, which is already in progress...
Dave: anh I changed my mind actually, will stay on here for some more
Freq Man: Forget the stars... it's the SUN...
Bambi: night Dave
Bambi: cool ... welcome back Dave
Rotonoto: studio recordist responsible for all tracks he create!
Dave: lol bambi
Bambi: no more Beatles for me ... stuck up bunch ... won't even put their music on the pay services
klokwkaurora?: Freq -- not to mess up your conceptual landscape, but the Sun has a dirty secret that I'd like to reveal to you
Rotonoto: you getta too many tracks, you mixa all down, call it 6 or 7 clazy guise
Freq Man: I'm glad I was there... they had an amp set up... and they were trying to record the music off all the amps... with two microphones... I said... why not come off all your amps into the ... um... I don't know... the MIXER!!!!! Ahhhhhh!
Bambi: besides we already bought all their albums years ago
Rotonoto: file sharing! file sharing!
klokwkaurora?: Freq - ur most likely lucky you weren't electrocuted by their setup somehow...
Freq Man: Some one said the "stars" are not happy... I only see one that's shootin' off the fireworks right now... star... i.e. the sun...
Rotonoto: hey, GI, I gotta special download for you. big boy
klokwkaurora?: just look more closely and you can see all sorts of them blowing their tops, Freq
ah,clem: back now..
Bambi: he was merely resting
klokwkaurora?: roto: illegal! illegal!
Rotonoto: universe all bubbling with quantum uncertainty, worries about stock market
Rotonoto: illegal entry!
Freq Man: Klok... ok ok... I give...
klokwkaurora?: not to mention all the cats
ah,clem: a non non parrot...
Freq Man: the cats are mad at Bush too??
klokwkaurora?: if you were a follower of Halton Arp, you'd understand, Freq ;-)
Rotonoto: you bring pet parrot into coal mine?
Bambi: file sharing technology is legal ... just none of the Big 5 labels stuff ... who cares ... I am boycotting them anyway
Freq Man: I never follow...
klokwkaurora?: no, associated with quantum uncertainty concentrations, Freq
klokwkaurora?: cathode or source?
Bambi: file sharing is great for independent artists who need to get the word out
Freq Man: ok... maybe once or twice...
ah,clem: he is pining for the fords.
Bambi: fiords isn't it?
Freq Man: isn't quantum uncertainty an oxy moron?
klokwkaurora?: chevvy fan myself
klokwkaurora?: it's just uncertainty at a very, very small scale ;-)
Bambi: spring surprise
Rotonoto: oxy moron? no, you need be big enough have a few spare electrons to share or give away
ah,clem: cheeks pierced...
Freq Man: I'd never get my ass pierced... never!
Bambi: not quite the same is it?
klokwkaurora?: look close enough to see individual particles and you see they're not particles at all, but highly conflicted individuals facing crushing choices like dinner for eight and only seven spoons -- what to do, what to do?
Rotonoto: LOL
Rotonoto: share, brother
Rotonoto: yes, due to poor economy, some sub-atomic particles have to work two jobs
klokwkaurora?: OK, time to go b influenced or confluenced by the stars or sydney omarr or something...night everyone
Rotonoto: it's very hard to simultaneously occupy two orbitals plus make dinner entre choice at same time
Freq Man: nite klok
Rotonoto: bye klokster
klokwkaurora?: you bet, Roto -- big article in EE Times this week that tunnel diodes may be coming back. Quantum tunneling gets you there without having to go atoll...
Rotonoto: sync it up on cosmic sidereal time, brother
klokwkaurora?: nitey
Bambi: blown up government worker in a overblown government job ...hmmmmm
||||||||| klokwkaurora? is defenestrated just as the clock strikes 11:31 PM.
Rotonoto: yesh, them funky little diodes do lotsa wierd stuff
Rotonoto: quantum tunneling indeed!
Bambi: diodes ... tricky little fellas
Rotonoto: diodes subleties mystify the ancient sages
Rotonoto: subtleties
Freq Man: is that like leasing?
||||||||| "11:33 PM? 11:33 PM!!" says Catherwood, "Merlyn should be here by now...oh, THERE you are!" as Merlyn enters and sits on the couch.
Bambi: wb Merlyn
Rotonoto: yes, but better tax advantages
Merlyn: hello again
Rotonoto: enter the magician
Bambi: all comfy on the couch now?
Dave: scootch over
Rotonoto: dex have car seat warmed up now, circle block hundred times for parking space
ah,clem: I will be fading but will stay 'till the reaper gets me, love to you all, you are far tosilly.
Merlyn falls off the couch
Merlyn: you can use the exit button...
Bambi: see ya soon clem
Bambi: that was funn
Bambi: that was funn
Freq Man: to silly or not too silly...
Rotonoto: ...as JT croons "fading away"...
Freq Man: there's an echo in here
Bambi: I hate when that happens LOL
ah,clem: twoed away....
Bambi: ribbit
Rotonoto: a too towed sloth?
Rotonoto: a two toed sleuth?
Rotonoto: twas brillig and the slithey toves
Rotonoto: did gyre and gimbal in the wabe...
Freq Man: It seems to me that I belive I think I need to plan on leaving soon... after I just go here... maybe give it another 5 minutes of riveting discourse.
Dave: sloo slowed sloth?
Bambi: a sleuthy sloth .... or a slothy sleuth
Freq Man: did gire and gimble in the Macy's
Rotonoto: sloshy sleuth abandons case, later rues it when last bottle empty
Merlyn: hey, they'd better proctor around these parts...
Dave: it is fucking cold here
Bambi: speaking of Macy's ... I wonder if Allentown still has their 8 story Hess store ... I got lost there when I was four ... was hoping to go back to find myself ....
Rotonoto: at which meridian of latitude is the weather inclement, dave?
Freq Man: Dave... where is here?
Rotonoto: man, 8 stories, and every one of them has stories to tell...
Bambi: yep ... I am sure they do Roto
Rotonoto: close the pod bay window, dave
Dave: ssorry, Colorado
Freq Man: that floors me...
Rotonoto: yikes! seriously cold place unless you live for good skiing snows
Rotonoto: (don't you ski that yellow snow...)
Bambi: that's not lemon
Dave: I can't stand skiing though
Freq Man: Pineapple...
Rotonoto: life full of such ironies
Freq Man: I can't ski standing... so I guess that makes us even
Dave: tried it, you try going down a hill when you can't see what's in front of you, you think you're going all fast and your going at a snails pace, so I said to hell with it, I do love the mountains in the summer though
Bambi: I can't ski sitting either
Rotonoto: in obvious pun lie subtle conclusion- skier responsible for all skeletal injuries he incur!
Bambi: mountains always great in the summer
Bambi: that's the only time we go to the mountains
Rotonoto: yesh, beautiful views, delicious berries, bear cubs... bear cubs? get me the heck outa here!
Dave: the fiddle camp I went to was in the mountains, great, just beautiful place, near estis Park if you've been to CO
Freq Man: Who was it who said... Skiing isn't such a big deal... Strap on two sticks and slide down a mountain... try NOT to.... Now if those guys wen't UP the mountain on skis... that would be SOMETHING to see.
Bambi: bear cubs not bad ... it's mamma bear that's the problem
ah,clem: yo ho to you too,boo boo
Freq Man: if momma bear ain't happy... nobody's happy
Rotonoto: they invent new-fangles contraption 'chair lift'
Freq Man: that's going up the EASY way...
Rotonoto: make big buxks, move to big city and buy nillion dollah apahtment
Freq Man: hmmm.. you moving on up?
Rotonoto: nah, Roto allergic to cities, get all paranoid
Rotonoto: Roto like it best out in country
Rotonoto: or in suburbs but have to post guards overnight :o)
Bambi: Bambi allergic to cities too
Freq Man: how much is it to send a guard FedEX, anyway?
Rotonoto: Roto big time night owl, take redeye shift
Bambi: Lodi
Rotonoto: twenty dollah and all the lawsuits you can eat
Freq Man: redeye shift... does that mean your going away... very fast?
Rotonoto: yesh, when in city, going away as fast as my little legs will carry me :o)
Rotonoto: natives always restless, sometimes heartless, too
Bambi: me too
Rotonoto: Roto no like pay tribute to bridge trolls
Freq Man: brainless?
Bambi: response to going away as fast as my little legs will carry me LOL
Bambi: in the city
Rotonoto: ah so. "little legs" describe most energetic particle
Bambi: ah, yes
Rotonoto: inscrutable particle search for most entropy and good view of night sky without light pollution
Rotonoto: in city only find sluggard particle, but it know all best restaurants
Freq Man: it can't be all bad...
Rotonoto: at least it know how much to tip waiter, maitre-d
Rotonoto: Roto not even find parking place like dex
Dave: I'm falling asleep here, think I'll be going
Dave: bye everyone
Bambi: guess Roto have no validation either then
Freq Man: I'm falling asleep on my keyboard... must go to bed...
||||||||| Dave says "Catherwood, call me a cab." After the obvious joke, Dave exits at 11:56 PM.
Rotonoto: farewell and pleasant dreams of sanowless winter
Bambi: night Dave
Rotonoto: snowless
Freq Man: nighty knight all you groovy people...
Rotonoto: night rich
Bambi: well, must go see my better Bozo half :)
Bambi: night Freq Man
Rotonoto: good ta see you again, been months
Freq Man: Nite Roto
Rotonoto: nite bambi, see ya later
Bambi: you too Roto ... glad I got to see ya here tonight
Freq Man: yes... I've been busy ... do you get email updates from the Texas Radio Theatre?
Bambi: nytol
Rotonoto: no, but interesting
Rotonoto: is the theater web-accessible?
Freq Man: send me your email.... or just log onto www.texasradiotheatre.com
||||||||| 11:58 PM -- Bambi left for parts unknown.   (Entry from Nick Danger's "Idiots I Have Been Paid To Follow").
Freq Man: we're actually on the air and web tomorrow night at 6:30 and 11:30 Central Time... go to www.kntu.edu for the streaming audio
Rotonoto: bye sweet forest creature...
Merlyn: I've been away and my modem has been hanging up...
Rotonoto: OK, will have to go get me one of those readers, no reader on this particular box...
Rotonoto: t real or something else?
Freq Man: correction: http://www.kntu.unt.edu
Rotonoto: should i get realplayer? or what?
||||||||| Catherwood walks in wearing his pyjamas, yawns, and mumbles "It's midnight here in New York city"...then he falls over and starts snoring loudly..
Rotonoto: 12:30 eastern would work for an ol' night owl like me
Freq Man: I think they stream on realplayer And the microsoft thingy... it's primarily a jazz station.
Rotonoto: cool. well about time I put streaming reader on this box
Merlyn: looks like things are breaking up, so goodnight....
Rotonoto: I will try to cruise by for the second rount tomorrow nite
Merlyn: got stuff to print
Rotonoto: round
||||||||| Merlyn leaves to catch the 12:02 AM train to Hellmouth.
Rotonoto: at least your modem is working now
Rotonoto: boy that magician always leaves so fast! :o)
Rotonoto: OK rich, t'anks for the info, will look at it tomorrow nite
Rotonoto: (acoustically)
Freq Man: I put you on our email list... so now you can hear about all our live shows... and our rare broadcasts... this is our first in two years of existance...
Rotonoto: great, thanks
Rotonoto: always a pleasure to find unique stuff
Freq Man: There's mp3's on the website too... in the archieves... I guess it's just you and me... ready to call it a night and shut down this place?
Rotonoto: yeah, let you go, and I'm craving a big glass of ice water
Rotonoto: so off to rehydrate
Freq Man: And me... a big glass of ice beer... or tea... or something... Nite!
Rotonoto: see ya!
Rotonoto: get your hands off me, I'm a newsman, I gotta find out.. Reeeeebussssss.....
||||||||| Rotonoto is defenestrated just as the clock strikes 12:06 AM.
||||||||| "12:10 AM? I'm late!" exclaims Dexter Fong, who then runs out through the french doors and down through the garden.
||||||||| It's 12:20 AM, and that means it's time to play BEAT THE REAPER! And here's how our contestants did:
||||||||| Freq Man - dead from jaundice
||||||||| Better luck next time! And now, back to our chatroom, which is already in progress...
||||||||| It's 12:40 AM, and that means it's time to play BEAT THE REAPER! And here's how our contestants did:
||||||||| ah,clem - dead from measles
||||||||| Better luck next time! And now, back to our chatroom, which is already in progress...
||||||||| Catherwood enters, and announces to all and sundry "It's 4:31 AM, time to change the log file and clean out unused rooms; please exit the chat room for a minute or two. Thank you for your patience."


The Evening's Participants:
ah,clem
Bambi
Behind The Green Door Yamamoto
Bunnyboy
Charles Throat
Dave
Dexter Fong
Dr. Headphones
Elayne
Freq Man
Green Door Yamamoto
klokwkaurora?
llanwydd
Merlyn
Mudhead
Rotonoto
URL References:
http://reviews-zdnet.com.com/AnchorDesk/4520-7296_16-5098423.html?tag=adss
www.kntu.edu
http://www.kntu.unt.edu
http://www.marxists.org/reference/archive/bellamy-ed/works/backward/
www.texasradiotheatre.com
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A37730-2003Oct29.html



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