Eric tells of his toe surgery, and rick talks about his hammertoe, great stuff to start out a radio show. we then talk about being careful with painkillers, and how its easy to overdose on acetaminophen ( aka Tylenol ) , one has to be careful if you've already taken acetaminophen and then take a more powerful painkiller, as many of these stronger painkillers also contain acetaminophen.
Eric sings the praises of nurses, who make the world go around. "A doctor will save your life, nurses will keep you alive" says Rick.
The computer upgrade fundraiser is going very well. Eric and Rick both like the refurbished Mac computers direct from the Apple store. These almost new computers come with a full year Apple warranty.
Why use Apple Macintosh computers? Rick and Eric are self described fanboys of Apple products because they just work out of the box.
Viewer mail shoutout to KC, who gave us a suggestion on using a SSD solid state hard drive install for Rick. Kevin suggested a hybrid drive, which has a solid state memory chip plus a regular hard drive.
The maple syrup season is not happening for eric this year, with the foot surgery, its just not possible, but we did just post a how to tap maple trees with buckets video, as Eric went with his friend Bill to tap trees last week.
Eric asks if people could suggest stuff for Eric could watch and read on the internet.
we then segue into building a house out of containers, and 2 have been built in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Here is the link to a NY Times article on those houses.