Thursday, Feb. 7, is the 38th day of 2013. There are 327 days left in the year.
Today’s birthdays: Author Gay Talese is 81. Actor Miguel Ferrer is 58. Comedy writer Robert Smigel is 53. Actor James Spader is 53. Country singer Garth Brooks is 51. Actor-comedian Eddie Izzard is 51. Actor-comedian Chris Rock is 48. Actor Ashton Kutcher is 35.