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Today’s Quote: “A mind is like a parachute, it doesn’t work if it isn’t open.” – Frank Zappa

Today’s Word: Efficacious adj. Successful in producing a desired or intended result; effective. “Efficacious treatment for the disease.”

Random Thought: Best line heard all week by a reporter: “Trying to cover the Trump administration is like trying to catch confetti”…

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Today’s Quote: “Never argue with stupid people, they will drag you down to their level and then beat you with experience.” – Mark Twain

Today’s Word: Ambiguous adj. Open to more than one interpretation: “An ambiguous response.” Doubtful or uncertain. “The survey results were ambiguous.”

Random Thought: Today, Sept. 6th is National Read A Book Day. A day that invites us ALL to grab a book we might enjoy and spend the day reading…so sit back and relax and start reading.

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Today’s Quote: “Right from the moment of our birth, we are under the care and kindness of our parents. Later, when we are sick and old, we are again dependent on the kindness of others. Since we are so dependent on others at the beginning and end of our lives, how could it be that we would neglect kindness towards others in the middle? ” – Dalai Lama

Today’s Word: Agnostic n. A person who believes that nothing is known or can be known of the existence or nature of God or of anything beyond material phenomena.

Random Thought: When you’re dead, you don’t know that you are dead. It’s difficult only for others. It’s the same way when you are stupid…

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Today’s Quote: ”A year from now you may wish you had started today.” – Karen Lamb

Today’s Word: Tenacious adj. 1. Not readily letting go of, giving up, or separated from an object that one holds, a position, or a principle: “A tenacious hold.” 2. Not easily dispelled or discouraged; persisting in existence or in a course of action: “A tenacious legend.”

Random Thought: The best nicknames are the ones that people don’t know they have…

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Today’s Quote: “Nothing in the world is more dangerous than sincere ignorance and conscientious stupidity.” – Martin Luther King, Jr.

Today’s Word: Enigmatic (en·ig·mat·ic) adj. Of or resembling an enigma; puzzling: “An enigmatic tax form.”

Random Thought: Ever notice that the only time the world beats a path to your door is if you’re in the bathroom…

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Today’s Quote: ”A diplomat is a man who always remembers a woman’s birthday but never remembers her age.” – Robert Frost

Today’s Word: Pundit n. 1. Somebody who expresses an opinion: somebody who acts as a critic or authority on a particular subject, especially in the media.

Random Thought:  When I was a kid we only checked our phones for four reasons: 1.) to see if the line was available (if you had a party-line); 2.) to see if the line was still active after a storm; 3.) to make an actual a call; and 4.) to answer the phone when it rang…

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Today’s Quote: “Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today.” – Benjamin Franklin

Today’s Word: Alchemy n. 1. A power or process of transforming something common into something special. 2. An inexplicable or mysterious process by which paradoxical results are achieved with no obvious rational explanation.

Random Thought: The one thing I learned early about school was apparently I wasn’t going to learn much in a day because that kept telling me I had to come back the next day…

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