Today is Groundhog’s day. The day we wait to find out if we have 6 more weeks of winter or if spring is around the corner. I know this has been an awfully bizarre year for winter in the north.
Interesting Groundhog Facts
- This is the first year that the Superbowl is being played on Groundhog’s Day.
- Punxsutawney Phil weighs about 20 pounds and is 22 inches long, about two inches longer and five bounds heavier than the average groundhog.
- The 1993 film “Groundhog Day”, starring Bill Murray, was released at the time when Phil saw his shadow.
- Punxsutawney Phil has seen his shadow 100 times.
- Punxsutawney Phil has not seen his shadow 16 times.
- Phil’s predictions have been correct 39% of the time.