HODIE (Roman Calendar): ante diem septimum Kalendas Ianuarias.
MYTHS and LEGENDS: The art image for today's legend shows Arachne; you can also see the legends for the current week listed together here.
TODAY'S MOTTOES and PROVERBS:
TINY MOTTOES: Today's tiny motto is: Diligentia cresco (English: By diligence, I increase).
3-WORD PROVERBS: Today's 3-word verb-less proverb is Gloria cuique sua (English: To each his own renown)
AUDIO PROVERBS: Today's audio Latin proverb is Post triduum hospitis satietas est (English: Post triduum hospitis satietas est). To read a brief essay about this proverb and to listen to the audio, visit the Latin Via Proverbs blog.
PUBLILIUS SYRUS: Today's proverb from Publilius Syrus is: Cave quicquam incipias, quod paeniteat postea (English: Take care not to begin anything which would bring you regret later).
ERASMUS' ANIMALS: Today's animal proverb from Erasmus is Simia in purpura (English: A monkey in royal robes; from Adagia 1.7.10).
BREVISSIMA: The distich poster for today is Lites Vitandae. Click here for a full-sized view.
And here are today's proverbial LOLcats:
FABULAE FACILES: The fable from the Fabulae Faciles widget is Mors et Senex, a story about death and its signs (this fable has a vocabulary list).
MILLE FABULAE: The fable from the Mille Fabulae et Una widget is Corvus Aquilam Imitans, the story of a crow who wanted to be an eagle.
GAUDIUM MUNDO: The Latin holiday songs for today are: En, Nocte Venit Media, a Latin version of "It Came upon a Midnight Clear," Procul in Praesaepi, a Latin version of "Away in a Manger," and Rex Wenceslaus, a Latin version of "King Wenceslas," along with the traditional hymns Missus Gabriel de coelis and Veni Redemptor Gentium.