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Problem with your mail order, Email Leanna: Sales@StarFleetGames.com

Defective components: Email Mike: Support@StarFleetGames.com

Problem with website: Email Eric: graphics@StarFleetGames.com.

Flamewar: Email Jean Sexton: Jean@StarFleetGames.com.
By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 02:54 pm: Edit

MY DAY: 15 Oct (Wednesday) 2014
Got to the office at 10am. Weather: 63F clear skies.
Daily Routine: Dinosaur list: Crosbysaurus. BBS: 21. Forum: 0. Out box: 49. APOD: mysterious island on Titan. Web crawl completed at 5:53. Lunch: Fettuchini Alfredo at Eddie’s, an Italian restaurant Jean found on internet (A+). Read FYEO for 11-12-13-14-15 October. Exercise: Leanna and I took Wolf to the dog park. Target shooting: 5/5. Starlist: requests done 37343.
Email: Overnight spam 131 plus 201 during the day. Email left in in-box at end of the day: 823.
SPP work: Orders, quality control, HMSSB, CL50, rules questions, customer service.
JES work: Hydran MSSB. ACTAS ship rosters. Dealing with bounced HF email. Dealing with PDF sales report.
SVC work: Primary: ACTA ship roster; Feds sent to staff. Other: HMSSB. 2500: status check. SmapRo: got a haircut. Customer requests: 3 color ships for SFBOL 3G.

By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 02:55 pm: Edit

MY DAY: 16 Oct (Thursday) 2014
Got to the office at 9:30. Weather: 62F, cloudy.
Daily Routine: Dinosaur list: Panguraptor. BBS: 29. Forum: 1. Out box: 49. APOD: comet nucleus. Jigsawdoku 2:12. Ann Coulter: ebola. Web crawl completed at 10:52. Lunch: turkey @Furr’s (A). Exercise: took Wolf to Rockwell dog park; took Ramses hunting. Target shooting: 5/5. Starlist: requests done 75056.
Email: Overnight spam 119 plus 180 during the day. Email left in in-box at end of the day: 820.
Events: Windows updated overnight crashed all of the PCs as it doesn’t work with Firefox without a bunch of fixing. Thanks, Micridiots! Worse, Jean crashed both Steves’ Macs by simply walking into the room and laying down a few pages of proofreading!
SPP work: Checked orders, blogs, HMSSB.
JES work: Proofreading ACTASF, computer crashes.
SVC work: Primary: ACTASF Klingon and Romulan ship rosters. Other: fiction. 2500: discussing mold issues with Bruce Graw.

By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 02:55 pm: Edit

MY DAY: 17 Oct (Friday) 2014
Got to the office at 10:30. Weather: 58F, some clouds.
Daily Routine: Dinosaur list: dino in Hungary. BBS: 19. Forum: 1. Out box: 49. APOD: comet. Jigsawdoku 2:29. Web crawl completed at 5:27. Lunch: BBQ @BF (A). Exercise: longest Wolf walk ever, full length of Elwood Park. Target shooting: 5/5 without the laser. Starlist: no requests on file.
Email: Overnight spam 139 plus 149 during the day. Email left in in-box at end of the day: 813.
Events: Leanna, Jean, and SVC went to see the finals of Cowboy Mounted Shooting. Petrick said he wanted to see the finals of Biker Mounted Shooting and we promised to let him know when that happens.
SPP work: HMSSB, CL50, customer service.
JES work: ACTASF, PDF uploads, customer service, BBS defense.
SVC work: Primary: ACTASF, I sent the Kzinti and Gorn shps to the staff; got the edited text from Jean and sent the final Tholian and Orion pages to her. Other: Sent more ships to SFBOL 3G. 2500: discussed production with Mike.

By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Monday, October 20, 2014 - 02:07 pm: Edit

MY DAY: 18 Oct (Saturday) 2014
Got to the office at 11:30. Weather: 65F, cloudy.
Daily Routine: Dinosaur list: lots of it. BBS: 25. Forum: 5. Out box: 50. APOD: pretty nubula. Jigsawdoku 2:33. Web crawl completed at 6pm. Lunch: BBQ @Dyers. Exercise: brief walk with Wolf.
Email: Overnight spam 104 plus 29 during the day. Email left in in-box at end of the day: 813.
Events: The ladies took the afternoon off to see the Nancy Drew play at the Amarillo Little Theater.
SPP work: Hydran MSSB Graphics.
JES work: Got JagdPanther #10 uploaded. Customer Service. HMSSB.
SVC work: Primary: ACTA reports processed. Other: SFBOL3G graphics sent. Reset office management system.

By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Monday, October 20, 2014 - 02:07 pm: Edit

MY DAY: 19 Oct (Sunday) 2014
Got to the office at 2:45. Weather: 65, cloudy.
Daily Routine: Dinosaur list: Hungarian dinos. BBS: 23. Forum: 5. Out box: 49. APOD: skyline. Lunch: Leanna cooked turkey. Exercise: Walked Wolf twice, Isis once, Ramses twice.
Email: Overnight spam 98. Email left in in-box at end of the day: 805.
JES work: customer service.
SVC work: Came in for an hour to putter around while Leanna and Jean were at the Jack Hannah show. Did the THIS WEEK blog.

By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 01:56 pm: Edit

MY DAY: 20 Oct (Monday) 2014
Got to the office at 11:16. Weather: 65F, clouds.
Daily Routine: Dinosaur list: Mosasaur habitat. BBS: 23. Forum: 2. Out box: 49. APOD: comet. Jigsawdoku 2:35. Web crawl completed at 4pm. Lunch: pizza @ Eddie’s. Exercise: very short walk with Wolf. Starlist: no requests on file.
Email: Overnight spam 167 plus 104 during the day. Email left in in-box at end of the day: 812.
SPP work: CL50, HMSSB.
JES work: Blogs for the week, getting FC Briefing #1 uploaded to W23 and DT, helping a customer get back on the BBS.
SVC work: Primary: ACTA, finished the ship section, doing the civilian ships.

By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 01:56 pm: Edit

MY DAY: 21 Oct (Tuesday) 2014
Got to the office at 11:45. Weather: 72F, a few clouds.
Daily Routine: Dinosaur list: Proterosuchus. BBS: 20. Forum: 3. Out box: 50. APOD: Mimas, moon of Saturn. Jigsawdoku 2:21. Web crawl completed at 2:25. Lunch: chicken @ CFA (F). Industry mailing lists: free RPG Day. No Starlist requests on file
Email: Overnight spam 263 plus 100 during the day. Email left in in-box at end of the day: 808.
Events: After months of trying to get GM to fix the recall thing on my car, the ignition system totally failed.
SPP work: Proofreading ACTASF. Spammers. HMSSB.
JES work: Spammer, proofreading ACTASF, proofreading HMSSB.
SVC work: Primary: ACTASF freighter list. SL2500 update. QCed hundreds of FC map panels.

By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 07:01 pm: Edit

MY DAY: 21 Oct (Tuesday) 2014
Got to the office at 11:45. Weather: 72F, a few clouds.
Daily Routine: Dinosaur list: Proterosuchus. BBS: 20. Forum: 3. Out box: 50. APOD: Mimas, moon of Saturn. Jigsawdoku 2:21. Web crawl completed at 2:25. Lunch: chicken @ CFA (F). Industry mailing lists: free RPG Day. No Starlist requests on file
Email: Overnight spam 263 plus 100 during the day. Email left in in-box at end of the day: 808.
Events: After months of trying to get GM to fix the recall thing on my car, the ignition system totally failed.
SPP work: CL50, HMSSB.
JES work: Spammer, proofreading ACTASF, proofreading HMSSB.
SVC work: Primary: ACTASF freighter list. SL2500 update. QCed hundreds of FC map panels.

By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 07:01 pm: Edit

22 October
Got to work at 10:30. Weather: 55F, cloudy, raining.
Daily Routine: Dinosaur list: Deinocheirus. BBS: 16. Forum: 3. Out box: 49. APOD: sunspots. Jigsawdoku 2:32. Web crawl completed at 4:24. Lunch: salmon @CS(A). Target shooting: 5/5. Starlist: requests done 92886.
Email: Overnight spam 209 plus 148 during the day. Email left in in-box at end of the day: 814.
New on DT/W23: JagdPanther #10, FC Briefing #1.
Events: Talked to GM about getting all of the recalls fixed on my car (plus other things that broke).
SPP work: CL50, HMSSB, FMSSB.
JES work: Uplloading PDF of FCB1, marketing it, Proofreading of HMSSB.
SVC work: Primary: ACTASF, I put all of the CONotes into the FAQ chapter and started marking which ones are obsolete under 1.2 rules; Klingon ship reports; added a staffer. 2500: Discussed producton with WMcC. SmapRo: customer requests.

By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 07:01 pm: Edit

MY DAY: 23 Oct (Thursday) 2014
Got to the office at 10:35. Weather: 70F, some clouds.
Daily Routine: Dinosaur list: Deinocheirus. BBS: 18. Forum: 2. Out box: 49. APOD: galaxies of Pegasus. Jigsawdoku 2:31. Ann Coulter: senate. Web crawl completed at 2pm. Lunch: salad @CB (B). Exercise: trip prep. Starlist: requests done 07055.
Email: Overnight spam 151 plus 160 during the day. Email left in in-box at end of the day: 820.
SPP work: CL50, HMSSB, FMSSB.
JES work: Proofreading HMSSB and other things.
SVC work: Primary: Fed MSSB (replace 3 pictures, check the new layout); Hydran MSSB (replace a mis-scaled graphic, proofread page 2). Other: did a bunch of ship art for SFBOL3G. SmapRo: Got ready for trip; the GM people finished fixing my car.

By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Monday, October 27, 2014 - 01:58 pm: Edit

MY DAY: 24 Oct (Friday) 2014
I packed up and left for the annual wolf trip, going by myself this time. The trip went well and I got the hotel in Grants before supper. Unfortuntely, internet didn’t work at the hotel so I could not check in. APOD: giant sunspot.
SPP work: CL50, Hydran MSSB, Fed MSSBr1.
JES work: Worked all day on new GC edition.

By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Monday, October 27, 2014 - 01:58 pm: Edit

MY DAY: 25 Oct (Saturday) 2014
I got up early and drove to the sanctuary, getting there at 9:30. I finished cutting up the meat at noon, grabbed a cheese burger, and did my Chef Steve speech at 2pm. After the pumpkin toss tour, I went back to the hotel, took a nap in the hot tub, and went to bed. APOD: sunspots during eclipse.
SPP work: CL50, Hydran MSSB, Fed MSSBr1.
JES work: Worked all day on new GC edition.

By Steve Cole (Stevecole) on Monday, October 27, 2014 - 01:58 pm: Edit

MY DAY: 26 Oct (Sunday) 2014
I got up early (a time zone thing) and drove back to Amarillo, getting to the office about 3, checking email, and going home to go to bed. APOD: black hole.
JES work: Worked all day on new GC edition.

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