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Groundhog Day -- Watch the prediction live!
Groundhog Day festivities have begun and people have gathered to wait for Punxsutawny Phil to emerge from his hole and make a prediction about how much longer winter will last. And what a wild bunch they are! Last I checked in, they were grooving to the B-52s.
According to tradition and folklore, if Phil sees his shadow, there will be 6 more weeks of winter; if not, spring is on its way.