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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 8

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If you want to know what you will be in five years, pay attention to what you are saying now.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 8 – Quodlibet

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Noun: Quodlibet  (KWAHD-luh-bit) Definition: 1: A philosophical or theological point proposed for disputation: also,  a disputation on such a point. 2: A whimsical combination of familiar melodies or texts. Example sentence: My favorite quodlibit in Monty Python’s “Spamalot” is his homage to the 1940’s humor of Spike Jones.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 7

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Do something wonderful. People may imitate it.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 7 – Mendacious

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Adjective: Mendacious  (men-DAY-shuhs) Definition: Telling lies, especially as a habit. Example sentence: Fishermen tend to be slightly more mendacious than the average person, but not as flagrantly so as politicians.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 6

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Kindness is the language that the deaf can hear and the blind can see.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 6 – Gaposis

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Noun: Gaposis  (gap-OH-sis) Definition: A noticeable gap or series of gaps, as between fastened buttons or snaps on an overly tight garment. Example sentence: I knew it was time for me to go on a diet when I put on my favorite blouse and it had a major case of gaposis.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 5 – Guttural

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Adjective: Guttural  (GUTT-uh-rul) Definition: 1: Articulated in the throat. 2: Velar. 3. Being or marked by utterance that is strange, unpleasant, or disagreeable. Example sentence: The only response we could get from him was an inarticulate guttural grunt.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 5

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Our duty is not to see through one another, but to see one another through.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 2 – Adjuvant

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Adjective: Adjuvant  (AJ-uh-vunt) Definition: 1: Serving to aid or contribute: auxiliary. 2: Assisting in the prevention, amelioration, or cure of disease. Example sentence: The study showed caffeine to have an adjuvant effect when combined with certain pain relievers, increasing the potency of the latter.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 2

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Always reach for the stars. Even though you may trip and fall on the moon, you’re still on higher ground than when you started.

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