Groundhog Doesn't See His Shadow

    Groundhog Club Co-handler Ron Ploucha holds the weather predicting groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, after the club said Phil did not see his shadow and there will be an early spring during the Groundhog Day ceremony, Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013 in Punxsutawney, Pa. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)

    Punxsutawney Phil did not see his shadow on Saturday. (Keith Srakocic/AP),Keith Srakocic

    Hang in there chilly willys, spring is fast approaching. The frigid weather is about to come to an end, if you believe in the psychic weather powers of a rodent. Punxsutawney Phil, the famous groundhog from Gobbler’s Knob, Pennsylvania, emerged from his cozy home before 20,000 people on Saturday morning to perform his yearly duty: find his shadow. After close consultation with the “seer of seers”, Bill Deeley, president of Phil’s “Inner Circle,” announced that the fuzzy sage had not seen his shadow and winter would soon come to an end. Good riddance.

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