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Roy Bauer
Works at Irvine Valley College
Attended University of California, Irvine
Lives in Santa Ana Mountains, Orange County, CA
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The last one puts IVC's hatchet man's (VPI Justice) mug on the body of some guy in an old film noire detective movie. Justice just retired. Bye.
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IVC building bonanza!
IVC denizens received these two fliers today:      Unremarkably, the Liberal Arts Building is a year behind schedule owing to various snafus, at least some of which were the fault of the contractor(s). The building looks nice both inside and outside. So far...
IVC denizens received these two fliers today: Unremarkably, the Liberal Arts Building is a year behind schedule owing to various snafus, at least some of which were the fault of the contractor(s). The building looks...
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Dakota Access Pipeline Contractors Attack Native Americans with Dogs, Pepper Spray (Democracy Now) The Dakota Access pipeline would carry about 500,000 barrels of crude per day from North Dakota’s Bakken oil field to Illinois. The pipeline has faced months ...
Dakota Access Pipeline Contractors Attack Native Americans with Dogs, Pepper Spray (Democracy Now) The Dakota Access pipeline would carry about 500,000 barrels of crude per day from North Dakota’s Bakken oil field to Illinois...
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Exploiting a broken system: Trump’s within striking distance of Hillary — and that’s mind-boggling (Salon) …Within our present system, a reality-show demagogue can parlay his tabloid popularity into a run for president. He can win the nomination by appealin...
Exploiting a broken system: Trump’s within striking distance of Hillary — and that’s mind-boggling (Salon) …Within our present system, a reality-show demagogue can parlay his tabloid popularity into a run for president. He c...
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The Ol' Cherry-Picker
     You remember John Williams. He was an SOCCCD trustee. Plus he was OC Public Administrator.      As trustee, he had taxpayers pay for his trips to visit his brother in Orlando, FL. He was a champeen Brown Act violator. His "head shot" was the most ridic...
You remember John Williams. He was an SOCCCD trustee. Plus he was OC Public Administrator. As trustee, he had taxpayers pay for his trips to visit his brother in Orlando, FL. He was a champeen Brown Act violator. His "he...
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Trollery is Assholery
     Many online sites are responding to the problem of nasty trolls by shutting down the comments section. Some sites heavily edit or moderate comments. We've generally left our comments sections alone, but it ain't easy letting IDIOTS have their say. Let'...
Many online sites are responding to the problem of nasty trolls by shutting down the comments section. Some sites heavily edit or moderate comments. We've generally left our comments sections alone, but it ain't easy letting ...
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The YAF brouhaha
     Perhaps you’ve already heard about the “story” concerning Saddleback College students who sought to start a “Young Americans for Freedom” club on campus and who further sought to arrange a 9-11 commemorative event on campus. Evidently, they never turne...
Perhaps you’ve already heard about the “story” concerning Saddleback College students who sought to start a “Young Americans for Freedom” club on campus and who further sought to arrange a 9-11 commemorative event on campus. ...
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An F-Minus for America’s Schools From a Fed-Up Judge (NYT)      …Judge Thomas G. Moukawsher of State Superior Court in Hartford was scathing: He criticized “uselessly perfect teacher evaluations” that found “virtually every teacher in the state” proficient ...
An F-Minus for America’s Schools From a Fed-Up Judge (NYT) …Judge Thomas G. Moukawsher of State Superior Court in Hartford was scathing: He criticized “uselessly perfect teacher evaluations” that found “virtually every ...
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The Campaign and Science (Inside Higher Ed)       Clinton offers detailed plans and pledges to listen to researchers. Trump hasn't offered plans and has questioned scientific consensus on key issues. Excerpt: …The Scientific American editorial highlights th...
The Campaign and Science (Inside Higher Ed) Clinton offers detailed plans and pledges to listen to researchers. Trump hasn't offered plans and has questioned scientific consensus on key issues. Excerpt: …The Scientific ...
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Clinton Signals No Letup for For-Profit Sector (Inside Higher Ed, September 2, 2016)      Two Obama administration veterans are now advising Hillary Clinton's campaign, suggesting that as president she would continue aggressive enforcement policies of the c...
Clinton Signals No Letup for For-Profit Sector (Inside Higher Ed, September 2, 2016) Two Obama administration veterans are now advising Hillary Clinton's campaign, suggesting that as president she would continue aggressi...
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A quiet sort
Introduction
    • Combating Neanderthals in academe and beyond
    • Briefly, a First Amendment poster boy (no more, I hope).
    • Known as B. von Traven on Dissent the Blog; no secret that BvT is ROY BAUER of Irvine Valley College/Trabuco Canyon (Santa Ana Mountains)
    • Born: Murrayville, BC

Bragging rights
Pissed off lots of powerful people and survived. A private person forced into the public, at least for a while. With newsletter and blog, helped bring down Steve Frogue, John Williams, et al. Made trouble for other local Neanderthals
Education
  • University of California, Irvine
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Other names
B. von Traven, OC Blue Philosopher
Work
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Philosophy, teaching
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Like to write, like to take pictures, like to make graphics, like to play and sing with family/friends, like to hang with kittens and puppies
Employment
  • Irvine Valley College
    Philosophy, blogging, 1986 - present
    Director, Absurd Studies
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Santa Ana Mountains, Orange County, CA
Previously
British Columbia, Canada - Orange County, CA
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We stayed in early June, 2011. Everything was very nice, and the workers there were lovely. Good food.
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