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Groundhog Day

I Have Seen My Shadow, and It's Human!

Frans de Waal | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Frans de Waal

I am no Punxsutawney Phil, but I did see my shadow today and, I hate to tell you, it is human! We, animals, are often said to be like humans in our bodies, but very unlike them in our minds -- is that so?

To See Or Not To See? Staten Island Chuck Predicts The Weather

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Staten Island Chuck, New York's alternative to Pennsylvania's Punxsutawney Phil, delivered good news today: expect an early spring. Mayor Bloomberg...

Other Things Punxsutawney Phil Can Predict

Sarah Walker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Sarah Walker

Punxsutawney Phil can predict the weather with a mind-blowing 39 percent accuracy rate, which, in human accuracy rates, is 273 percent. But did you know he can predict other things as well, just as accurately?

Groundhog Day 2010 PREDICTIONS: Local Groundhogs Do Not See Shadows, Unlike Punxsutawney Phil

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Most local groundhogs did not see their shadows on Groundhog Day 2010, even though the most famous one of all did. Punxsutawney Phil's Groundhog Day ...

Punxsutawney Meltdown

Warren Holstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Warren Holstein

PETA demanded this week that the organizers of Pennsylvania's Groundhog Day festival replace Punxsutawney Phil with a robotic stand-in.

Did The Groundhog See His Shadow Today? 2010 Groundhog Prediction

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Did the groundhog see his shadow today, Feb. 2, 2010? That's a question a lot of people have on their minds this morning. The answer: he did, and t...

Buckeye Chuck 2010 Prediction At Odds With Punxsutawney Phil

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Buckeye Chuck does not see eye to eye with Punxsutawney Phil on Groundhog Day 2010. Nor does Staten Island Chuck. Even though Punxsutawney Phil saw h...

Groundhog Day Prediction: Punxsutawney Phil Says 6 More Weeks Of Winter

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. — Punxsutawney Phil might be an expert at shadow spotting, but texting? Not so much. About two hours after the famous groundh...

Groundhog Day: A History, And 5 Facts You Didn't Know

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Groundhog Day is held on Feb. 2, in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania every year, and you might be wondering how a groundhog landed the job of predicting the...

Punxsutawney Phil: Groundhog Day STAR Shines On Social Networks

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Groundhog Day legend Punxsutawney Phil is an actual groundhog, who will make his annual prediction known in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, on Feb. 2, 201...

Groundhog Day: Halfway Through Winter

Donna Henes | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Donna Henes

February second is the exact halfway point between the Winter Solstice and the Spring Equinox. It is the winter midpoint or cross-quarter day. The duskiest, coldest season is now officially half over!

Groundhog Bites Bloomberg After Getting Teased (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Yesterday being Groundhog Day, New Yorck City Mayor Michael Bloomberg had to schlep out to Staten Island and lure a captive groundhog out of a shack i...

The Groundhog Day Buddhism Sutra

Perry Garfinkel | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Perry Garfinkel

I spent last Groundhog Day with Harold Ramis, the director and co-writer of "Groundhog Day." He was on set in Shreveport, Louisiana, directing his nex...

Woodstock Willie: Local Groundhog Sees His Shadow, Predicts Long Winter

Daily Herald | Chuck Keeshan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

First, the bad news: Woodstock Willie, the Chicago area's best-known four-legged weather prognosticator, saw his shadow this morning, dooming us to si...

Out Of Line: Groundhog Scared

Mort Gerberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mort Gerberg


Confessions of a Groundhog

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

(As told to me by Punxsutawney Phil) It's been happening for over a century, and to be quite honest, it needs to stop right now. It needed to stop l...

'Groundhog Day' Bed-And-Breakfast To Become Real Hotel

Chicago Tribune | Carolyn Starks | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

A Victorian house transformed into a bed-and-breakfast in the 1993 hit movie "Groundhog Day" could soon play the same role on a permanent basis. The a...

Punxsutawney Bush Sees Shadow: Experts Predict At Least Six More Weeks Of Hell

Steve Young | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Steve Young

(Picture) President Bush being held up by VP Dick Cheney in The Rose Garden President Bush, who has been hibernating over the past months - either t...

Break The Routine

Heather Cabot | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Heather Cabot


Groundhog Predicts More Winter Weather

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. — Brace yourself for more wintry weather. Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow Saturday, leading the groundhog to forecast six mor...