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Word of the Day – Sept. 15 – Flippant

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Adjective: Flippant  (FLIP-unt) Definition: Lacking proper respect or seriousness. Example sentence: The singer’s fans were not amused by his flippant remark in response to his failure to show up to a scheduled, sold out concert.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 15

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People are like music. Some speak the truth while others just make noise.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 14

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You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced by them.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 14 – Venal

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Adjective: Venal  (VEE-nuhl) Definition: 1: Capable of being bought: open to bribery. 2: Of or related to bribery. Example sentence: The corrupt sheriff in the small town was finally removed from office when the city council learned of his venal activities with local drug dealers.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 13 – Feckless

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Adjective: Feckless  (FEK-les) Definition: Weak, ineffective, incompetent, irresponsible. Example sentence: Today college students are no lazier or more feckless than they were in the past, and the vast majority still find employment suitable to their studies after graduation.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 13

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Your attitude is like a price tag. It shows how much you are worth.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 12 – Corybantic

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Adjective: Corybantic  (kawr-uh-BAN-tik) Definition: Frenzied, agitated, unrestrained. Example sentence: From outside the jurors could hear a shouting that grew louder and louder as the corybantic protesters neared the courthouse.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 12

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Speak only when you feel that your words are better than your silence.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 9 – Parsimony

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Noun: Parsimony  (PAR-si-mo-nee) Definition: Excessive frugality; stinginess. Example sentence: My grandmother never quite got away from the parsimony she learned during the Great Depression, saving everything including scraps of used tin foil and bread bags.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 9

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You can’t use up creativity. The more you use, the more you have.

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