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1. Resume Stuff

2. Personal History

3. Philosophy

4.
Internet Activity

5. Likes

6.
Most Vexing Issues

7. Outlook

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   1. Resume Stuff

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Full Name

Vaughn F. Aubuchon
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Occupation

Retired,
Now -
--- Media Consumer and
--- General Observer
--- Medical Critic and Political Critic
--- Webmaster

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Web Site

Vaughn's Summaries -
https://www.vaughns-1-pagers.com/

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Contact Info

Vaughn Aubuchon
P.O. Box 172
Soquel, CA 95073
Webmaster
Contact info
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Resume

Resume
30 years in the semiconductor industry

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Previous Chrono Titles

1. Electronics Technician

2. Design Engineer - CMOS Digital

3.
Test Engineer - TTL and CMOS Digital

4. Marketing Engineer -
CMOS ASIC

5. Applications Engineer -
Distribution

6. Tech Writer - CMOS ASICs

7. Webmaster

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Education

B.S.B.A. - CSUSJ - 1980
Bachelor of Science - Business Admin.

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   2. Personal History

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My Autobiographical History is here -

1944 -1956 - Los Angeles, CA - K thru 6th grade

1957-1959 - St. Helens, OR -7th, 8th, 9th grades

1960 - Los Angeles, CA - 10th grade

1961 - San Mateo, CA - 11th grade

1962 - St. Helens, OR - 12th grade

1963 - 1997 - Bay Area, CA
1998 - 2019 - Soquel, CA

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   3. Philosophy

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On False Beliefs

From Cosmos

Episode - "Unafraid of the Dark" (2014)

1. Question authority.
   -- No idea is true just because someone says so.

2. Think for yourself.
   -- Question yourself.

3. Don't believe anything, just because you want to.
   -- Believing something doesn't make it so.

4. Test ideas by the evidence gained
   -- from observation and experiment.
   -- If a favorite idea fails a well-designed test,
       it's wrong! Get over it.
   -- Follow the evidence, wherever it leads.
   -- If you have no evidence, reserve judgment.

5. Most important rule - you could be wrong.

. . . Neil DeGrasse Tyson
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Web Style

Direct, factual, succinct, no distraction
Longtime student of
Jakob Nielsen
Substance over Form - Facts over Pizazz

NO AUTOPLAY ANYTHING
NO OBNOXIOUS ADS
NO BS SLIDESHOWS

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Social Stuff

"I don't want to belong to any club that will accept people like me as a member."

-- Groucho Marx, 1959, to the
Friar's Club of Beverly Hills
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   4. Internet Activity

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Internet Competence

Google EAT Factors

Internet Security

News Alternatives

Web Pages History
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Favorite Websites


Craig's List
Bing News U.S. West
Dictionary.com
Duckduckgo
eBay
Google News
Huffington Post
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Open Secrets
Search Engine Roundtable
The Guardian
Varvy
Weather.com (broken)
Webmaster World
Wikipedia

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   5. Likes

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Internet

Apple, Macintosh, Safari, Mojave

Old Movies

TCM Channel
Old movies before 1950

TCM Silent Movie Schedule

Old Movie Star Death Dates
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Favorite Sayings

"Too soon old, too late smart."
"God helps those who help themselves."
"Believe NOTHING you see in the media."

"The beginning of knowledge is the admission of ignorance."

"It is better to remain silent, and be thought a fool, than to speak, and remove all doubt."
... Abe Lincoln

"Would, could, should, might - weasel words are always right."
... B. Bosnyak

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Favorite Seekers of Truth

For the common man, not the 1%

RBG . . . . . . . . . . . . Supreme Court
David Corn . . . . . . . Mother Jones
Kamala Harris . . . . . Looking Good
Elena Kagan . . . . . . Supreme Court
Abraham Lincoln . . (R-Il)
Chris Mathews . . . . MSNBC
--- Please stop browbeating your guests
   with multiple rephrasing of your questions
--- Lose the Catholic authoritarianism
Michael McFaul . . . Stanford Professor
Barbara McQuaid . . Legal Expert
Jerrold Nadler . . . . (D-NY)
Malcolm Nance . . . . Ex-CIA
Robert Reich . . . . . (D-CA)
Bernie Sanders . . . . (Ind.-VE)
Sonia Sotomayer . . . Supreme Court
Jon Stewart . . . . . . (D-NY)
Elizabeth Warren . . (D-MA)
Jill Winebanks . . . . . Legal Expert

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Music Preferences

Black Mountain Rag - Doc Watson

Candyman - Rev. Gary Davis

Deep River Blues - Doc Watson

Freight Train - Elizabeth Cotton
- Upside down and backwards (self taught - left-handed on a right-handed guitar)

Hesitation Blues - Jorma Kaukonen

2014-2018 Latest like - Macyn Taylor

- Check out Deep River Blues

Ancient guitar blues recordings on You Tube
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During the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s, Mom used to play these songs on the piano at
3345 Mentone Ave., Palms CA 90034.

Boogie-Woogie - Liberace

Bumble Boogie - (from Rimsky-Korsakov)

Jack Fina - Liberace

Maple Leaf Rag - Jo Ann Castle

Prelude in C# Minor - Rachmaninoff - take your pick
--- This prelude has undoubtedly driven some to despair. Ol' Rocky was the king of melancholy, with this piece. Mom taught me the first few bars when I was 10 or so. And the Bumble Boogie.

Tonight We Love - adapted from Tchaikovsky's Concerto #1

Rhapsody in Blue - George Gershwin -
(Mom's favorite)
Liberace

Mom was also a big fan of Oscar Levant.
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   6. Most Vexing Issues

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(Alphabetical, I'll let YOU prioritize)

Climate Change Denial
Coal, fossil fuel, carbon
Corporate Monopolies, Media, Oil
Democrats with no Cajones
Donald Trump
Eternal War - Industrial/ Military Complex
Failure of Public Schools
FDA Failures
Intolerance of Others - Sex, Race, Religion
Mark Zuckerberg, Russian Money

Old White Men w/ Bad Attitudes
Profits Over Everything Else
Republican Leaders with Trumpitis
Runaway Executive Branch
South will rise again - NOT good
The Tyranny of Certain Religions
TV Commercials
Voter Suppression, Gerrymandering
War on Women - Health and Financial
White Law Enforcement Run Amok
Willful Ignorance of FACT
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   7. Positive Outlook

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My Advice to All
Strive for A Positive Outlook!
Attitude makes a HUGE difference.
Do not allow others to bring you down.

We can't change the world,
but we CAN change ourselves.
You can be positive from now on.
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