Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.

Word of the Day
obsequy OB-si-kwee (noun) a funeral rite or ceremony. — www.dictionary.com

Website of the Day
Cheese.com
www.cheese.com
The “world’s greatest cheese resource” has more than 650 specialty cheese from 60 countries. Mmm, cheese.

Number to Know
1993: On this date in 1993, the first Ultimate Fighting Championship event, UFC 1, was held in Denver, Colo.

This Day in History
Nov. 12, 1980: The NASA space probe Voyager I makes its closest approach to Saturn and takes the first images of its rings.

Today’s Featured Birthday
Baseball player Sammy Sosa (45)

Daily Quote
“It is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all.” — Laura Ingalls Wilder