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Word of the Day – Sept. 9 – Rigmarole

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Noun: Rigmarole  (RIG-uh-muh-rol) Definition: Confused or meaningless talk. Also, a complex and sometimes ritualistic procedure. Example sentence: Rather than go through the annual rigmarole of filling out tax forms, Maureen would rather pay an accountant to do her taxes for her.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 9

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There are two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers. The takers might eat better, but the givers sleep better.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 8 – Turbid

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Adjective: Turid  (TER-bid) Definition: Cloudy or discolored by suspended particles. Also, confused or muddled. Example sentence: The speed of the water flowing over the dam becomes obvious only when one observes the turbid water roiling below.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 8

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Remember, it costs nothing to be positive. And it changes things for the better.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 7 – Bluestocking

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Noun: Bluestocking  (BLOO-stah-king) Definition: A woman having intellectual or literary interests. Example sentence: The author is a bluestocking, with a weakness for etymology and archaic religious texts.

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 7

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Life is like making tea. Boil your ego, evaporate your worries, dilute your sorrows, filter your mistakes, and get a taste of happiness.

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Word of the Day – Sept. 4 – Moot

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Adjective: Moot  (MOOT) Definition: Open to question, debatable, subject to discussion or disputed. Deprived of practical significance: made abstract or purely academic. Example sentence: Since the team would have lost anyway, it’s a moot point whether the umpire’s call was right or not.  

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 4

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Yes, we need to have long-range goals.  But our focus must be on today. Don’t think about tomorrow. Today is enough trouble in and of itself.  You can work on tomorrow when it gets here.

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U.P. Steam and Gas Engine 40th Annual Labor Day Weekend Show – Sept. 4-7

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It’s my favorite time of the year! I get to show off one of my antique tractors at the U.P. Steam and Gas Engine Show at the U.P. State Fair Grounds in Escanaba. The show will run Friday, September 4 through Monday September 7. Show times are noon to 5 p.m. on Friday, 9 a.m. […]

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Sunny FM Thought of the Day – Sept. 3

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Beautiful thoughts and positive emotions are the stuff miracles are made of.

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