Thursday, August 25, 2016

Paddling at Camp G: Aug. 24/16

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On Aug. 24 & 25 I had to test the drinking water at Camp Gitchigomee for our rental group there. (I've been certified!)

While there I also tested the river water for its paddlability.

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Monday, August 22, 2016

Puzzles & Games with KLU: Aug. 22/16

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"HUNTING BEAR"

We also played Battling Tops, Mastermind, and Battleships.

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Friday, August 19, 2016

Weird Al Yankovic Concert: Aug. 18/16

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I still need to upload the encore vid to youtube then link it here.

Set List

Intro (Fun Zone)
Tacky (Weird Al begins singing outside before walking through venue & auditorium enroute to stage)
Lame Claim to Fame
Now That's What I Call Polka!
Perform This Way
Dare to Be Stupid
Fat
First World Problems
Foil
Smells Like Nirvana
Party in the CIA / It's All About the Pentiums / Handy / Bedrock Anthem / Another One Rides the Bus / Ode to a Superhero / Gump / Inactive / eBay Canadian Idiot
Wanna B Ur Lovr
Eat It / I Lost on Jeopardy / I Love Rocky Road / Like a Surgeon (Acoustic medley; "Eat It" played to the tune of Clapton's "Layla")
White & Nerdy
Word Crimes
Amish Paradise

Encore:
We All Have Cell Phones
The Saga Begins
Yoda

Twenty or so of us waited for an hour outside afterwards. Eventually we were lined up to meet Al as he sat on the front steps of his tour bus. We were allowed one autograph and no pictures. I had him autograph a page onto which I'd taped my 1999 and 1996 photos with him. I told him that his commentary for his movie "UHF" is the best commentary ever (seriously it is!).

Here is Mary with her autographed spatula:

A few of my not very good pictures

Here are much better pix by someone named Paul Stuart who sat with my friend, Chris Jason. They'll give you a better idea of the show.

And here are some by Chris Jason (not in chronological order):

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