Chris Wood, Francis Wood, Chris Brochon

Chris Wood, Francis Wood, Chris Brochon

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Tune in weekdays beginning at 8:05 AM to WFLO AM and FM for the Call Flo Radio Show! Your hosts Francis Wood, along with Chris Wood, and Christopher Brochon, will bring you the show! Whether its the good news, birthdays and anniversaries, the word of the day, or comments concerning local, state or national news events, join us on CALL FLO. We would love to hear from you! The contact numbers for The Call Flo Radio Show are 434-392-8881 (local) or 1-800-825-5356 (long distance).

Upcoming Interviews with Chris Brochon

September

More history on September 19th as Justin Martin is back to talk about his new book on Antietam, “A Fierce Glory”.

October

On October 3rd, we look back 100 years to the World War One battle in the Argonne Forest with Edward Lengel and his book “Never in Finer Company”.

On the 10th we’ll discuss Why We Should Treat The Pigs We Raise For Food More Humanely with The Executive Director of World Protection USA,
Alesia Soltanpanah.

The 17th brings well known gardening writer Tovah Martin to talk about The Garden in Every Sense and season.

We’ll finish the month by talking about Forest Therapy with Sarah Ivens.

November

On the 7th we’ll talk about metastatic breast cancer with Victoria Goldburg from SHARE.

Then on the 14th, Dr. Roizon of the “You” health book series is back to discuss some new research.

On the 21st Janice Stillman, editor of the Old Farmer’s Almanac talks about what is in the 2019 edition.

 

ChrisBrochonLargeChris Brochon’s Word of the Day. If you come across or know some great words, send them to me at cbrochon@wflo.net.

9/17/2018: whilom- once or formerly

9/14/2018: valetudinarian- an invalid with a tendency to hypochondria

9/13/2018: eldritch- weird, sinister, or hideous

9/12/2018: sudarium- a cloth used for wiping sweat off the face

9/10/2018: innascible- without a beginning

9/7/2018: quaquaversal- turning or dipping in every direction

9/6/2018: aberration- a wandering, the act of straying

9/5/2018: logorrhea- excessive or incoherent talking

9/3/2018: weasiness- a state of gluttony; given in to indulgence

8/31/2018: gambrinous- full of beer

8/27/2018: lapactic- a purgatory or laxative

8/24/2018: vecordious- crazy, lunatic, senseless, foolish, batty, folly, madness, etc.

8/23/2018: postern- a back door or gate, or private entrance at the side or rear

8/22/2018: absumption- the process of being wasted away or consumed

8/20/2018: resgestae- things done, deeds, accomplishments

8/17/2018: epicene- having characteristics of both sexes,  or none of either sex

8/16/2018: acescent- turning sour

8/15/2018: orgulous- haughty or showy

8/13/2018: loricate- having a hard protective crust or shell

8/10/2018: fedifragous- treacherous

8/9/2018: birl- to revolve a log in the water while standing on it

8/8/2018: affusion- the pouring of liquid, particularly baptism

8/6/2018: raddled- aged and worsened by debauchery

8/3/2018: dephlogisticate- fireproof

8/2/2018: discalced- barefooted

8/1/2018: jargogle- to befuddle or mess up

7/30/2018: fucoid- like seaweed

7/27/2018: remplissage- padding, needless filler

7/26/2018: sicarian- a murderer, specifically an assassin

7/25/2018: oneiric- of or relating to dreams

7/23/2018: bicrural- having two legs

7/20/2018: onychophagy- nail biting

7/18/2018: cepaceous- like an onion; in shape, smell, or taste

7/17/2018: sassenach- an English person

7/16/2018: reniform- kidney shaped

7/3/2018: limophoitos- insanity caused by lack of food

7/12/2018: manducate- to chew or eat; or figuratively, to make a meal out of

7/11/2018: desipient- silly or foolish

7/9/2018: polyadic- involving three or more qualities, elements, or people

7/6/2018: leptorrhine- having a long, narrow nose with close nostrils

7/5/2018: beshrew- the devil take me; metaphorically. Akin to “I swear”

7/4/2018: betwixt- between

7/2/2018: umbles-the entrails of an amimal; typically those consumed as food

6/29/2018: rhadamanthine- uncompromisingly just and completely incorruptible

6/28/2018: ailurophile- one who is abnormally fond of cats

6/27/2018: herdwick- a pasture for cattle or sheep

6/25/2018: maderise- to become flat in taste

6/21/2018: griffonage- illegible scribble or careless handwriting

6/20/2018: halitus- an exhalation or breath

6/18/2018: kippage-  a state of commotion or confusion

6/15/2018: anechoic- having no echo

6/14/2018: gargalesis- hard, laugh inducing tickling

6/13/2018: knismesis- light, featherlike tickling

6/11/2018: urticant- causing stinging or itching

6/8/2018: drapetomania- the intense desire to run away from home or a situation

6/7/2018: vestige- a trace or remnant of something that is disappearing or gone

6/6/2018: wamble- a disturbance of the stomach

6/4/2018: succussion- a vigorous shaking

6/1/2018: arcipluvian- many colored

5/31/2018: hyponychial- under the finger or toe nails

5/30/2018: orarian- a dweller by the seashore

5/28/2018: virago- a domineering, violent, or bad-tempered woman

5/25/2018: ostrobogulous- something that is bizarre, interesting, or unusual in some way; it can also be used to describe something risque, indecent, or pornographic

5/24/2018: commensal- eating together

5/21/2018: solation- the liquefaction of a gel

5/18/2018: abligurition- extravagance in cooking and serving

5/17/2018: perfidy- the state of being faithless or an act of disloyalty

5/16/2018: otiose- idle or lazy

5/9/2018: forficula- small scissors or shears

5/7/2018: deshabille- the state of being partly or carelessly dressed

5/4/2018: flabellation-the use of a fan to cool something or someone

5/3/2018:verecund-modest, shy, or bashful

5/2/2018: indocible- unteachable

4/23/2018: zeugma- a figure of speech in which a word applies to two others in different senses

4/20/2018: prelapsarian- the time before the fall of man

4/16/2018: profanation- that which is not related to that which is sacred; irreverent

4/13/2018: luctiferous- sad and sorry

4/12/2018: frowzy/frowsty- scruffy, neglected, dingy

4/11/2018: suant- smooth, even, or placid

4/10/2018: anosmic- the lack of smell

4/9/2018: ululation- to howl or wail as in lamentation

4/6/2018: sciapodous- having feet large enough to be used as umbrellas

4/5/2018: fubbery-cheating or deception

4/4/2018: sursaut- all of a sudden

4/2/2018: punctilious- attention to detail or correct behavior

3/30/2018: engastrimyth- ventriloquist

3/29/2018: glebous- full of clods

3/26/2018: enodate- unknot

3/23/2018: babelavante- one who makes feeble jokes or blabbers

3/22/2018: runagate- one who has run away

3/21/2018: ossature- resembling a skeleton

3/19/2018: percipient- perceiving keenly

3/16/2018: ludification- derision or deception

3/14/2018: profligacy- reckless extravagance or licentious behavior

3/12/2018: edentulous- not having any teeth

3/9/2018: callypygian- having beautiful buttocks

3/8/2018: hough- the hollow at the back of the knee

3/7/2018: horripilation- goosebumps

3/5/2018: snudge- to look busy when actually doing nothing

3/2/2018:suzerainty- control by a sovereign state over another

3/1/2018: (a)meliorate- make better

2/28/2018: presbyopia- vision difficulty caused by loss of lens elasticity

2/26/2018: dolor- sorrow or grief

2/23/2018: encephalalgia- headache

2/22/2018: ataractic- able to calm or tranquillize

2/21/2018: mazuma- money

2/19/2018: saturnine- gloomy

2/16/2018: xenodocheinology- an abnormal fascination with hotels

2/15/2018: puerperal- of or connected to childbirth

2/14/2018: seriation- arranged in a series according to criteria

2/12/2018: cogitation- meditation or contemplation

2/9/2018: oblectation- pleasure, satisfaction, or delight

2/8/2018: ullage- the volume by which a container falls short of being full

2/7/20418: fealty- loyalty or the oath of such

2/5/2018: mollify- to make soft

2/2/2018: micturation- urinating

2/1/2018: bathetic- incredibly commonplace or excessively sentimental

1/31/2018: syncretistic- seeking to identify common features to merge into one

1/29/2018: quandam or quondam- of an earlier time

1/26/2018: ameliorate- make better

1/25/2018: peculate- embezzle or steal

1/22/2018: fatuous- silly and pointless

1/19/2018: paradiastole- a half-truth

1/18/2018: pleonasm- the use of more words than necessary to convey a meaning

1/17/2018: myopic – lack of foresight

1/15/2018: cogitate- to think deeply about

1/12/2018: laevorotatory- counterclockwise

1/11/2018: dimerous- consisting of two parts or groups

1/10/2018: chivvy- to tell someone to do something repeatedly

1/8/2018: stertorous- noisy and labored

1/5/2018: circumambagious- an indirect manner of speech

1/4/2018: desiderate- to feel a desire for something absent

1/3/2018: dipsomaniac- alcoholic

1/1/2018: askance- a look of suspicion or disapproval