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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Aug. 19

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Horse sense is the stable thinking coupled with the ability to say “nay.”

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Word of the Day – Aug. 19 – Vestige

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Noun: Vestige  (VESS-tij) Definition: 1: a: A trace, mark, or visible sign left by something (such as an ancient city or a condition or practice) vanished or lost. b: The smallest quantity or trace. 2: A bodily part or organ that is small and degenerate or imperfectly developed in comparison to one more fully developed […]

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Word of the Day – Aug. 18 – Panoptic

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Adjective: Panoptic  (pan-OP-tik) Definition: Being or presenting a comprehensive or panoramic view. Example sentence: The new security cameras installed in the jewelry store capture panoptic views of the entrance and display cases.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Aug. 18

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Life is not a problem to be solved, but a gift to be enjoyed.

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Word of the Day – Aug. 17 – Dunnage

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Noun: Dunnage  (DUN-ij) Definition: 1: Loose materials used to support and protect cargo in a ship’s hold. Also, padding in a shipping container. 2: Baggage. Example sentence: The listed weight on the shipping order did not account for the container and dunnage.

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Sunny Fm Thought of the Day – Aug. 17

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Wisdom is the reward you get for a lifetime of listening when you would have preferred to talk.

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Word of the Day – Aug. 16 – Sacerdotal

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Adjective: Sacerdotal  (sas-er-DOHT-ul) Definition: Of priests; priestly. Example sentence: Sue saved enough money to buy tall, thick sacerdotal candles from the ecclesiastical shop in London.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Aug. 16

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Before you flare up at another’s  faults, take time to count ten of your own.

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Word of the Day – Aug. 15 – Whigmaleerie

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Noun: Whigmaleerie  (wig-muh-LEER-ee) Definition: 1: A whim, notion. 2: A whimsical or fanciful ornament or contrivance: gimmick. Example sentence: The book tells the story of the Holroyds, a fun-loving family who gives reign to their every whigmaleerie.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Aug. 15

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There are two ways to get on top of an oak tree. You can catch the first limb and climb, or find a good, healthy acorn, sit on it and wait.

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