Author Archives: Jeff

Amateur Extra?

Well for the last 13 weeks I have been going to a class to get my Amature Extra license. Tomorrow I take the test. I have to get 74% (37) correct on 50 question test. Wish me luck!

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So when Robin suddenly started getting prompted to enter her Apple ID password on her phone,and her password was not working, my first thought was there was a problem at Apple. They just re-did the Apple ID page on Friday. … Continue reading

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Why SBS’ ’60s Hitler comedy Danger 5 is awesome

So last winter while I was unemployed and could not sleep one night, I discovered Danger 5. It’s stupid, hilarious, and I could not get enough of it. If you need more convincing – read this article from movieplot. Then … Continue reading

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Welcome Benjamin Thomas Bankston

On October 28 at 4:23 AM the first member of a new generation of the Vorous family arrived. Benjamin Thomas Bankston. Nichelle (mom) is doing fine. Everyone is excited and I look forward to watching my first great-nephew grow up!

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Robin Killed Smoke + Cedar

So the TNT ran an article today that the Smoke + Cedar is closing. I’m blaming Robin and her devastating Yelp Review. After a year and a half, it’s still the most “helpful” review, and it’s not the most flattering. … Continue reading

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The Hike I Cannot Tell You About

So we went on a hike on the Washington Coast last weekend and it was amazing. After a 3 hour drive and 2 mile gentle hike, we found ourselves on the Washington coast… and I cannot tell you how to … Continue reading

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More Power!

So my 100W linear amplifier arrived today. Made by Elecraft, the same people who made my KX3 radio. Going to use if for Salmon Run this weekend. Chris (N7CPM) and I have a strategy for Salmon Run. Find the county with … Continue reading

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The Worst-Designed Thing You’ve Never Noticed

Robin and were having a relaxed Sunday morning and we started watching a TED Talk on the TV. It was about design and flags. It was a great 18 minute presentation. When the presenter Roman Mars started talking about City Flags, … Continue reading

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Boulder Lake

Boulder Lake sits at 4,900′ below Hurricane Peak in the North Cascades. Situated NE of Darrington, WA. When I was first invited to this hike I had a hard time finding information about it. Searching online kept bringing me to … Continue reading

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The New iPhones are coming in September

I’ve been watching The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt on Netflix and just saw this scene. Will you be ready for September and the iPhone 6S or 7?

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