Groundhog Day: Fun, facts, fur

Published On: Feb 01 2012 01:23:26 PM CST   Updated On: Feb 02 2012 01:00:00 AM CST

Punxsutawney Phil either excites or disappoints us each year with his winter weather prediction on Groundhog Day. Learn more about where this tradition comes from.

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In 2010, then-Gov. Sarah Palin signed a bill to make every Feb. 2 Marmot Day, Alaska’s own version of Groundhog Day.

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