Friday, February 28, 2020
Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Word of the Day – Sept. 1 – Enceinte

Adjective: Enciente  (en-SEYNT)Definition: Pregnant; with child.Example sentence: There are places where women who are enceinte are given meals free and no questions are asked.

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

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...
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Word of the Day – Sept. 14 – Ersatz

Adjective: Ersatz  (AIR-sahts)Definition: Being a usually artificial and inferior substitute or imitation.Example: If I'm going to eat ice cream, I want the real thing,...
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Health Tip – Oct. 28 – Drinking More Fluids Could Lower Men’s Bladder Cancer...

Men who drink plenty of low-sugar fluids may reduce their risk for bladder cancer, new research suggests.Although the reason for the association between fluid...
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Word of the Day – July 14 – Flumadiddle

Noun: Flumadiddle  (fluhm-uh-DID-ul)Definition:1. Utter nonsense.2. Worthless frills.Example sentence: After months of political speeches, promises,  and mud-slingning, the public will tire of all the flumadiddle.
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Health Tip – May 2 – Sleeping Problems, Pollution and Alzheimer’s Risk

Two separate studies have identified additional risks for Alzheimer's disease. Preliminary results from an investigation performed at Washington University School of Medicine in St....

The End of an Era….Middays With Dee Dee Coming to an End….

It is the end of an era...the closing of one chapter and the opening of a new one. The book of life is being...
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Word of the Day – Jan. 5 – Fallible

Adjective: Fallible  (FAL-uh-bul)Definition:1. Liable to be erroneous.2. Capable of making a mistake.Sample sentence: Even with the highest level of education, years of experience, and ...

The Hot Tub Giveaway Musings From Dee Dee

There are many aspects of my job that make it fun and gratifying, but none as much as the times when Great Lakes Radio...
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Word of the Day – Feb. 9 – Shivoo

Noun: Shivoo  (shi-VOO)Definition: A boisterous party or celebration.Example sentence: For my 61st birthday, my husband planned a big shivoo and invited all of my...