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Groundhog Day

Did President Obama Flip-Flop On Being A TV Fan?

Posted 06.25.2012 | TV

President Obama revealed his viewing habits to Jimmy Fallon during a special "Late Night" (Weeknights, 12:37 a.m. ET on NBC) taping at the University ...

'Green News Report' - February 7, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.08.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: Romney an...

PHOTOS: It's Groundhog's Day! Punxsutawney Phil Sees His Shadow

Posted 02.03.2012 | Green

Punxsutawney Phil crawled out of his burrow and saw his shadow. As the legend goes, we will have six more weeks of winter, which brings us roughly to ...

Colbert: What Happened To Candlemas? (VIDEO)

Posted 02.03.2012 | Religion

Stephen Colbert laments the loss of Candlemas, the "ancient Christo-pagan rite celebrating the presentation of the Christ child at the Temple" that is...

'Green News Report' - February 2, 2012

Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen | Posted 04.03.2012 | Green
Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen

TWITTER: @GreenNewsReport. The 'GNR' is also now available on your cell phone via Stitcher Radio's mobile app!. Listen online here, or Download MP...

'Groundhog Day's' Andie MacDowell: 11 Reasons She's The Most Underrated Romcom Lead Ever

Posted 04.03.2012 | Entertainment

On Feb. 12, 1993, Harold Ramis's "Groundhog Day" hit theaters, and with that a new romcom ingenue was born: Andie MacDowell. MacDowell, who previou...

Midwestern Groundhog Does Not Agree With Punxsutawney Phil

Posted 02.02.2012 | Chicago

After last year's festivities were canceled and moved to a different day because of the massive snowstorm that blitzed the Chicago area with over 20 i...

Buddhism And Groundhog Day

Lewis Richmond | Posted 04.03.2012 | Religion
Lewis Richmond

Ever since the movie Groundhog Day came out in the early '90s, many people, especially Buddhists, feel that the movie holds some kind of profound, existential message concerning spiritual practice and the spiritual path.

Top 5 Sports Stories

Len Berman | Posted 04.03.2012 | New York
Len Berman

They say behind every great man is a great woman. Not in Muhammad Ali's case. He had a great man behind him in Angelo Dundee. We've lost a large part of boxing history with the passing of Angelo Dundee.

Staten Island Chuck's Big Prediction

Posted 02.02.2012 | New York

Staten Island Chuck says spring is coming early this year. The groundhog, also known as Charles C. Hogg, did not see his shadow Thursday morning at Th...

Where Did Groundhog Day Come From?

Mental Floss | Posted 04.03.2012 | Weird News

Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow this morning, which apparently means there's six more weeks of winter. But who decided we should trust a Pennsylvania...

Famous Groundhog 'Sees' His Shadow, Predicts More Winter

AP | Posted 04.03.2012 | Green

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. — Pennsylvania's Punxsutawney Phil told people to prepare for six more weeks of winter on Thursday, making him the minority op...

What The Groundhog Is Really Telling Us

Donna Henes | Posted 04.03.2012 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

Though decidedly silly, Groundhog Day is a direct and thriving descendant of age-old midwinter divinatory practices.

Groundhog Day: Punxsutawney Phil Predicts The Weather

Posted 02.02.2012 | Green

Punxsutawney Phil hold perhaps the greatest responsibility of any groundhog. Not to exaggerate the situation, but on Groundhog Day, the fate of the we...

5 Fun Ways To Celebrate Groundhog Day

Posted 02.01.2012 | Green

From Jenn Savedge and Mother Nature Network: This year, ring in Groundhog Day with your kids with these fun snacks, books, crafts and more. To y...

Obama v. Mitt: Staggering Toward November

Richard Brodsky | Posted 04.02.2012 | Politics
Richard Brodsky

Just as Romney suffers from the creation of an image as out-of-touch, so does Obama. And just as Romney pivoted at the last minute and seemed to save his candidacy, Obama has tried to do the same.

10 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Groundhog Day

Posted 02.02.2012 | Green

How much do you know about Groundhog Day? The February 2 celebration, which involves a weather-predicting woodchuck, dates back to the late 19th ce...

Punxsutawney Values: What America Can Learn From Groundhog's Day

Stuart Muszynski | Posted 04.01.2012 | Home
Stuart Muszynski

What is magical about Punxsutawney is not just the movie or the mythical 127-year-old "prognosticator of prognosticators." The people and their values are the magic, and it is from the real people of Punxsutawney that America can learn some real lessons.

Arin Greenwood

D.C. Man Needs To Find Groundhog By Thursday | Arin Greenwood | Posted 01.31.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Aaron DeNu is trying to get hold of a live groundhog before Thursday at 8:30 a.m. That's when he will host Dupont Circle's first-ever Gr...

A Look Back At The Last 10 Groundhog Day Weather Predictions

Posted 01.30.2012 | Green

What will Punxsutawney Phil predict on Groundhog Day this year? On February 2, the resident groundhog of Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania will emerge fro...

WATCH: 8 Lesser Known Groundhogs

Posted 01.30.2012 | Comedy

Sure, that one groundhog had a whole movie made about him, but that doesn't mean he's the only -- or even the most reliable -- groundhog weatherman. ...

Mozart At The Movies

Posted 01.30.2012 | Home

Today marks the would-be 256th birthday of composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Throughout his life, Mozart created more than 600 classical pieces. Thoug...

Bill Murray Turns 61; What Are His Greatest Movie Roles?

Posted 11.21.2011 | Entertainment

From the launching pad of Second City Chicago to "Saturday Night Live" to the big screen, Bill Murray has become one of the most iconic comedy actors ...

It's Time to Talk About Insurance, Even If You Don't Want To

Don McNay | Posted 10.24.2011 | Business
Don McNay

As people work to make money on Main Street, insurance plays a key role in making sure that an illness, fire, or accident does not put them out of business and that the financial goals for families and charities are met if the person who set the goals dies before they are achieved.

Groundhog Day And Easter

Tim Suttle | Posted 06.21.2011 | Religion
Tim Suttle

The idea that we are stuck in this terrible reality where the sky is falling and there is no way out simply runs counter to the Christian narrative. The more the lie is repeated, the more we believe it.