- Windham, Connecticut, USA
- April 08
- Freelance writer, classical musician, professional daydreamer. Lost in my own mind, care to join me?
MY RECENT POSTS
- Weekly 10: 10 Classic Movies
You Must See
August 20, 2009 08:46PM
- Weekly 10: The 10 Largest
Public Libraries In The U.S.
July 23, 2009 04:05AM
- What Are OS'ers Reading?
August 01, 2009 09:10PM
- Weekly 10: Top 10 Countries
For Life Expectancy At Birth
July 30, 2009 02:05PM
- Gravestone (A Poem)
July 29, 2009 03:51PM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “I use the MM avatar
because well I'm better
looking as a
cartoon, and I
August 26, 2009 11:13PM
- “Ron we have to get
together for a cup of coffee
August 26, 2009 11:10PM
- “I chuckled -
August 21, 2009 12:30AM
- “@duaneart - I thought
about that but when it comes
it, 10 just isn't
August 20, 2009 11:25PM
- “@Zum the police in NH
had to look the other way
law permits the
August 12, 2009 01:16PM
J. Robert Godbout's Links
For this week's Weekly 10 I thought I would switch gears and bring you an opinion based list, rather than the fact based lists I have been doing.
One of my interests is classic/vintage movies. There seems to be an artistry that is part of these movies that you don't see in… Read full post »
States are facing tough decisions about which programs to cut as they scamble to make up budget deficits. Often public libraries are the target of cuts. Book aquisitions, hours, staffing, and the general public all suffer as a result.
I can't say enough about the importance of… Read full post »
I thought it would be interesting to see what many of you are reading. Since OS is a place with all kinds of interesting writers, thinkers, and people who love to offer their opinions - I thought it would be interesting to see what everyone was reading.… Read full post »
With all the recent talk about healthcare in the news, I thought it would be interesting to take a look at what countries have the longest life expectancy.
The CIA World Factbook rates all countries with the following disclaimer: "this entry contains the average number of years to be lived… Read full post »
I have a secret I would like to share - I like poetry.
The more time I spend at OS the more I feel at home. To me poetry is an intimate look into the heart/mind of someone.
As I become more and more comfortable here at OS I will… Read full post »
The written word in all its beauty, power, and sacredness is not always as free as it should be. We, as Americans, are unique because of the Constitutional guarantee afforded us that speech is free. However every year books are challenged and banned from all over the country for vario… Read full post »
Most of us never think that our workplace could be the place of our own deaths. When death occurs in the work place it can have consequences that effect an entire industry, and even an entire country. Labor laws, unions, and workplace safety groups, such as OSHA (Occupational Safety and He… Read full post »
I have to admit I was somewhat surprised by the interest
in my recent post 10 Strange Celebrity Deaths.
One thing I know about myself, is that, I am like most writers/journalists/bloggers I know in that we all share a common trait – short attention spans. That's why I enjoyed writing… Read full post »
Let's face it – we are all going to die. For most of us, the way in which we succumb to the eternal slumber will be a non-event. A lengthy illness, a sudden medical malady, or just old age will be the exit for must of us. But, the recent “strange”… Read full post »
Mrs. Robinson, you're under arrest! Such is the case for 26 year old Kristen Blanco who was arrested June 30th at her Stratford, CT home. Blonco was found naked in bed with her 15 year old boyfriend, whom was also naked, after police received a complaint (undoubtedly from a very unattractive,… Read full post »