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Word of the Day – Oct. 31 – Cryptesthesia

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Noun: Cryptesthesia  (krip-tuhs-THEE-zee-uh) Definition: Psychology, allegedly paranormal perception, as clairvoyance. Sample sentence: Some experts attribute the movement of the planchette on the Ouija Board to cryptesthesia, some to divine or devilish inspiration, others to unconscious muscular activity between the diviner and the object.  

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 31

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Being negative only makes a difficult journey more difficult. You may have been given a cactus, but you don’t have to sit on it.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 30 – Collywobbles

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Noun: Collywobbles  (KAH-lee-wah-bulz) Definition: Pain in the abdomen and especially in the stomach: bellyache. Sample sentence: Given the amount of Halloween candy Timmy ate, it was no wonder he had the collywobbles.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 30

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Just when the caterpillar thought the world was over, it became a butterfly.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 29 – Quixotic

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Adjective: Quixotic  (kwik-SAH-tik) Definition: 1. Foolishly impractical, especially in the pursuit of ideals. 2. Capricious, unpredictable. Sample sentence: Pauline characterized her Halloween decoration plans as ambitious, but she secretly feared the quixotic was a more apt descriptor.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 29

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The desire to succeed means nothing without the will to prepare.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 28 – Sempiternal

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Adjective: Sempiternal  (sem-pih-TER-nul) Definition: Of never-ending duration: eternal. Sample sentence: No matter how much we try to analyze it, the question of which came first, the chicken or the egg, will be a matter of sempiternal debate.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 28

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We cannot solve our problems  with the same thinking we used when we created them.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 27 – Homage

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Noun: Homage  (AH-mij) Definition: 1. Something done or given as an acknowledgement of a vassal’s duty to his lord. 2. Respect or tribute. Sample sentence: One scene in the movie was clearly the director’s homage to his mentor and idol.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 27

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The only people who never make mistakes are the people who never do anything.

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