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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 24

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Fools are headstrong and do what they like. Wise people take advice.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 24 – Hoick

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Verb: Hoick  (HOIK) Definition: To move or pull abruptly: yank. Example sentence: Occasionally my brother will hoick up the waistband of his trousers when he thinks no one is looking.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 21

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Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot; but make it hot by striking.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 21 – Colubrine

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Adjective: Colubrine  (KAHL-yuh-bryne) Definition: 1: Of, relating to, or resembling a snake. 2: Of or relating to a large cosmopolitan family (Colubridae) of chiefly nonvenomous snakes. Example sentence: The trellis’s latticework was covered with colubrine ivy.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 20

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Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 20 – Jobbery

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Noun: Jobbery  (JOB-uh-ree) Definition: The use of a public office for private gain. Example sentence: Scandals about cronyism, jobbery, and the overzealous advancement of both parties advantage has caused deep and lasting damage during this Presidential campaign.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 19 – Slyboots

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Noun: Slyboots  (SLY-boots) Definition: Someone who is clever or crafty in a playful or engaging way. Example sentence: It was obvious the insurance salesman was a slyboots, but he had a way with words that made him actually quite endearing.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 19

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When something is important enough, you do it even if the odds are not in your favor.

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Word of the Day – Oct. 18 – Tachyphylaxis

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Noun: Tachyphylaxis  (tak-uh-fi-LAK-sis) Definition: Successively decreased response to a drug or a toxin over time. Example sentence: Tachyphylaxis and skin atrophy associated with long-term use make steroids unsuitable for lengthy treatment.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Oct. 18

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Don’t watch the clock. Do what it does: keep going.

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