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Quote of the Day June 11, 2009

June 11, 2009

Feel the fear and do it anyway.”
~ Susan Jeffers

Word of the Day

sonorous (suh-NOR-uhs) adjective
1: Giving sound when struck; resonant; as, sonorous metals.  2: Loud-sounding; giving a clear or loud sound; as, a sonorous voice.  3: Yielding sound; characterized by sound; as, the vowels are sonorous.  4: Impressive in sound; high-sounding.

Random Fact

On June 11, 1935 Inventor Edwin Armstrong gives the first public demonstration of FM broadcasting in the United States, at Alpine, New Jersey.