Monday, August 15, 2016

August 15, 2016

1. On Monday the boys went back to school at Wilson.
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5b Kevin moved the new refrigerator into place on Friday. He put the old refrigerator in the basement.
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Later Reggie brought Dad by for a visit.
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That evening I took the boys to Kamp's 1910 for the weekly chess tournament there.
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6. Chelsea and her family went camping on Saturday.
7. David and Stacey decided to get baptized at Life.Church on Sunday.
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8b. On Monday night I took the boys to Tucker's Onion Burgers for Wilson night.

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14. Derek and Dominic decided that they wanted to be baptized the following Sunday.
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13. Whispers, Dean Koontz (1980)(444)(14)^

Movie
Netflix
"Better Call Saul" S1

- #01.06 Five-O (3/9/2015)(2)
- #01.07 Bingo (3/16/2015)(4)
- #01.08 RICO (3/23/2015)(5)
- #01.09 Pimento (3/30/2015)
- #01.10 Marco (4/6/2015)
Gasoline
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Sunday, July 31, 2016

July 31, 2016

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18b. Over the weekend the downstairs got hot. The downstairs unit wasn't working. I soon discovered that an EJ's technician had cut off a copper drain line coming out of the side of the house and had crimped it shut. Unable to pump the drain water out, the unit refused to come on. Once I uncrimped the line it came back on. I had to argue with the technicians and convince them that they had broken my downstairs unit. Eventually on Monday one came out and "repaired" the line by attaching a couple of additional feet of copper tube with some silicone caulk. Derek and Dominic attended the Chess Camp All Day Intensive.
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20bb. Dominic attended Chess Camp Beyond Basics on Wednesday. Kevin installed a gas pipe for our new stove.
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22. On Friday we went shopping for a new gas range, microwave, and refrigerator. We also took the boys to White Water Bay.
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25b. Derek went to Intermediate Chess Camp Monday through Thursday.
26b. I managed to checkmate Derek on Tuesday, so I took a picture in case it's the last time.
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27. Kevin installed the new microwave and range on Wednesday.
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29x. We bought school supplies on Friday in preparation for the impending new school year.
30b. On Saturday night Junie and I saw Fiddler on the Roof at the Civic Center Music Hall.
Fiddler on the Roof
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"Better Call Saul" S1

- #01.03 Nacho (2/16/2015)(23)
- #01.04 Hero (2/23/2015)
- #01.05 Alpine Shepherd Boy (3/2/2015)(30)
TiVo
"BrainDead" S1

- #01.01 The Insanity Principle: How Extremism in Politics Is Threatening Democracy in the 21st Century (6/13/2016)
- #01.02 Playing Politics: Living Life in the Shadow of the Budget Showdown - A Critique (6/20/2016)
- #01.03 Goring Oxes: How You Can Survive the War on Government Through Five Easy Steps (6/27/2016)
- #01.04 Wake Up Grassroots: The Nine Virtues of Participatory Democracy, and How We Can Keep America Great by Encouraging an Informed Electorate (7/11/2016)
- #01.05 Back to Work: A Behind-the-Scenes Look at Congress and How It Gets Things Done (and Often Doesn't) (7/24/2016)
- #01.06 Notes Toward a Post-Reagan Theory of Party Alliance, Tribalist, and Loyalty: Past as Prologue (7/31/2016)
Lyric at the Civic Center

Fiddler on the Roof
AT&T Minutes (07/20)
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Junie   - 171-127-  0- 44- 77-  74M-($0)
Chelsea - 157- 42-104- 11-174- 812M-($0)
D/\N    -  69- 20-  0- 49- 23- 296M-($0)
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iPad2   -    -   -   -   -   -  28M
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Friday, July 15, 2016

July 15, 2016

3b. On Sunday we went to Memorial Park with all the grandsons.
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4. On Independence Day we took the boys to Frontier City and stayed for the fireworks.
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5. On Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday the next to youngest attended the Chess 101 Camp.
7b. Our air conditioner stopped cooling so we called EJ's Heating and Air Conditioning to come check it out on Thursday. They replaced the big capacitor but said our compressor was very noisy and might be close to failure.
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8bsx. The contractor (Kevin) started putting up railings on the deck on Friday.
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I found another praying mantis in the back yard.
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Later, after fighting traffic in the pouring rain, we arrived late to the Jim Gaffigan show at Riverwind Casino.
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9. Kevin continued constructing the railings on Saturday.
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10b. On Sunday the air conditioner stopped working again.
11. EJ's came back on Monday but unfortunately the compressor was dead.
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13. Kevin finished the railings on Wednesday.
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He also moved the microwave from the first floor kitchen to the basement.
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15. On Friday, EJ's came back out to replace the upstairs heat and air conditioning units.
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12. The Broker, John Grisham (9)*

TiVo
"Castle" S8

- #08.20 Much Ado About Murder (5/2/2016)
- #08.21 Hell to Pay (5/9/2016)
- #08.22 Crossfire (5/16/2016)
Library
"Roots" (1977)(DVD)

- #01.04 Part IV (1)(1977)
- #01.05 Part V (2)(1977)
- #01.06 Part VI (1977)
Disc
My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (BD)(9)(2016)

Riverwind Casino Showroom
Jim Gaffigan "Fully Dressed" (8)

Gasoline
$2.319/gal P91, Sam's Club #8289, 5510 SW 5th St (T20.7)(5)
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