Chris Prevatt

All I want for Christmas…

Just how long does it take to calculate 10 weeks of retro pay? I usually understand when it comes to the problems faced in processing payroll.  I did the job for more than 8 years and I know how difficult and exacting the job is. However, I’m really puzzled by the amount of time it…

Our own puddle of freedom

Our freedom is a fragile benefit of our democracy.  It was born out of the collective desire of a few brave souls to determine their own fate; a desire to “live free or die.”  They opposed the tyranny of a King and his restriction of those freedoms.  The freedoms they fought to have restored were…

Gingrich’s War on Free Speech

Keith Olbermann’s commentary from earlier in the week reminds us that there are still those who wish to silence freedom of speech and even thought in the name of fighting terrorism.If, in the name of fighting terrorism, we extinguish the right of dissent we allow terrorism to succeed in altering the very freedom we wish to protect.…

Meesa sooo confused!

On Thursday, November  30, 2006, as a County employee with the Health Care Agency, I received this e-mail from Board Chairman Bill Campbell and CEO Thomas Mauk: County Family: Your opinions have already influenced the Strategic Focus process and now we need your input again. Please select one mission statement listed at Click Here that best communicates…

R2D2 Returned

Rebel Forces have reported to TheLiberalOC.com that the R2 unit belonging to Jedi Chris Prevatt was returned on Friday afternoon, 35 days after his abduction by Imperial Internet Security Forces. While all files appear to be intact, R2D2 reports feeling violated.

Dana Parsons on OC Bloggergate

Surfing the Web on an employer’s time can get gnarly An Orange County Worker faces reprimand for non-work related — but fairly common — use LA Times – Dana Parsons December 2, 2006 Chris Prevatt seems a little unhappy. Possibly bored. I caught him on a work break in the middle of Friday afternoon, taking…

Day 35: The Empire still has the computer

A long time ago… (35 days to be exact)  In a galaxy not too far away, the Empire was threatened by a rebel from within who dared speak ill of the dark lord Darth Norby. In their quest for retribution, and with hopes of making an example out of the dissident Jedi named Chris, Imperial…