Word of the Day
echt ekht (adjective) real; authentic; genuine. - www.dictionary.com

Website of the Day
A Journey Through Middle-earth
Inspired by the epic fantasy adventure “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,” “A Journey Through Middle-earth,” is a new Chrome Experiment that brings the locations and characters from “The Hobbit” trilogy to life.

Number to Know
1937: The “Hobbit” film series is based on the 1937 novel “The Hobbit” by J. R. R Tolkien.
This Day in History
Jan. 28, 1813: Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice” is first published in the United Kingdom.

Today’s Featured Birthday
“Modern Family” actress Ariel Winter (16)

Daily Quote
“It is not sufficient to see and to know the beauty of a work. We must feel and be affected by it.” - Voltaire