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Word of the Day – Apr. 10 – Omnicide

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Noun: Omnicide  (AHM-ni-syde) Definition: The total extinction of the human species as a result of human action. Example sentence: The next generation of nuclear warfare could result in omnicide.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 10

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The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 7

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The trouble is if you don’t spend your life yourself, other people spend it for you.

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Word of the Day – Apr. 7 – Plisky

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Noun: Plisky  (PLIS-kee) Definition: A mischievous prank, trick, or practical joke. Example sentence: We always anticipated a very elaborate plisky from my brother on April Fool’s Day.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 6

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If there’s a single lesson that life teaches us, it’s that wishing doesn’t make it so.

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Word of the Day – Apr. 6 – Chatoyant

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Adjective: Chatoyant  (shuh-TOI-unt) Definition: Changing in luster or color. Example sentence: I always associate the approach of the Easter season with the chatoyant green of spring and the songs of the birds.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 5

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Though nobody can go back and make a new beginning… Anyone can start over and make a new ending.

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Word of the Day – Apr. 5 – Ecdysis

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Noun: Ecdysis  (EK-duh-sis) Definition: The shedding of an outer layer: molting. Example sentence: It is not uncommon to find snake skins and bird feathers on the ground in the spring because many creatures go through ecdysis at this time of the year.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Apr. 4

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Once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through, how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure, whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all […]

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Word of the Day – Apr. 4 – Transpicuous

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Adjective: Transpicuous  (tran-SPIK-yuh-wus) Definition: Clearly seen through or understood. Example sentence: The surfaces of the literary work were so terribly transpicuous, so banally boring, and merely simple declaratives rife with simple vocabulary.

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