Happy Groundhog’s Day! Did Punxsutawney Phil See His Shadow?

Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania
Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania
PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA - FEBRUARY 2: Groundhog handler John Griffiths holds Punxsutawney Phil after he saw his shadow predicting 6 more weeks of winter during 126th annual Groundhog Day festivities on February 2, 2012 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. Groundhog Day is a popular tradition in the United States and Canada. A smaller than usual crowd this year of less than 15,000 people spent a night of revelry awaiting the sunrise and the groundhog's exit from his winter den. If Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow he regards it as an omen of six more weeks of bad weather and returns to his den. Early spring arrives if he does not see his shadow, causing Phil to remain above ground. (Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)
Top hat members and VIPs of the Potomac
Top hat members and VIPs of the Potomac
Top hat members and VIPs of the Potomac Ground Hog Club huddle around Potomac Phil, a taxidermied groundhog brought out to determine whether or not he sees his shadow during the 1st annual Dupont Circle Ground Hog Day celebration in Washington, DC, on February 2, 2012. Potomac Ground Hog club founder Aaron DeNu, Phil saw his shadow during a ceremony at Dupont Circle, Thursday, meaning that DC residentsshould brace for six more weeks of winter. The club is hoping to begin its own Ground Hog Day tradition, but are looking to find a live ground hog for the next celebration. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Top hat members and VIPs deliver a cermo
Top hat members and VIPs deliver a cermo
Top hat members and VIPs deliver a cermonial resolution during an event to take a look at Potomac Phil, a taxidermied groundhog who is set to determine whether or not he sees his shadow during the 1st annual Dupont Circle Ground Hog Day celebration in Washington, DC, on February 2, 2012. Potomac Ground Hog club founder Aaron DeNu, said Phil saw his shadow during a ceremony at Dupont Circle, Thursday, meaning that DC residents should brace for six more weeks of winter. The club is hoping to begin its own Ground Hog Day tradition, but are looking to find a live ground hog for the next celebration. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Cookies in the shape of a ground hog are
Cookies in the shape of a ground hog are
Cookies in the shape of a ground hog are served before Potomac Phil, a taxidermied groundhog determines whether or not he sees his shadow during the 1st annual Dupont Circle Ground Hog Day celebration in Washington, DC, on February 2, 2012. Potomac Ground Hog club founder Aaron DeNu, said Phil saw his shadow during a ceremony at Dupont Circle, Thursday, meaning that DC residents should brace for six more weeks of winter. The club is hoping to begin its own Ground Hog Day tradition, but are looking to find a live ground hog for the next celebration. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Potomac Phil, a taxidermied groundhog br
Potomac Phil, a taxidermied groundhog br
Potomac Phil, a taxidermied groundhog brought out to determine whether or not he sees his shadow during the 1st annual Dupont Circle Ground Hog Day celebration in Washington, DC, on February 2, 2012. Potomac Ground Hog club founder Aaron DeNu, said Phil saw his shadow during a ceremony at Dupont Circle, Thursday, meaning that DC residents should brace for six more weeks of winter. The club is hoping to begin its own Ground Hog Day tradition, but are looking to find a live ground hog for the next celebration. AFP PHOTO/Karen BLEIER (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)
Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania
Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania
PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA - FEBRUARY 2: Groundhog handler Ron Ploucha holds Punxsutawney Phil after he saw his shadow predicting 6 more weeks of winter during 126th annual Groundhog Day festivities on February 2, 2012 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. Groundhog Day is a popular tradition in the United States and Canada. A smaller than usual crowd this year of less than 15,000 people spent a night of revelry awaiting the sunrise and the groundhog's exit from his winter den. If Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow he regards it as an omen of six more weeks of bad weather and returns to his den. Early spring arrives if he does not see his shadow, causing Phil to remain above ground. (Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)
Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania
Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania
PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA - FEBRUARY 2: The crowd wait for Punxsutawney Phil to come out from his den on the 126th annual Groundhog Day festivities on February 2, 2012 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. The groundhog saw his shadow, revealing that there would be 6 more weeks of winter. Groundhog Day is a popular tradition in the United States and Canada. A smaller than usual crowd this year of less than 18,000 people spent a night of revelry awaiting the sunrise and the groundhog's exit from his winter den. If Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow he regards it as an omen of six more weeks of bad weather and returns to his den. Early spring arrives if he does not see his shadow, causing Phil to remain above ground. (Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)
Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania
Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania
PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA - FEBRUARY 2: The crowd wait for Punxsutawney Phil to come from his den on the 126th annual Groundhog Day festivities on February 2, 2012 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. The groundhog saw his shadow, revealing that there would be 6 more weeks of winter. Groundhog Day is a popular tradition in the United States and Canada. A smaller than usual crowd this year of less than 18,000 people spent a night of revelry awaiting the sunrise and the groundhog's exit from his winter den. If Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow he regards it as an omen of six more weeks of bad weather and returns to his den. Early spring arrives if he does not see his shadow, causing Phil to remain above ground. (Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)
Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania
Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania
PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA - FEBRUARY 2: Groundhog handler Ron Ploucha holds Punxsutawney Phil after he saw his shadow predicting 6 more weeks of winter during 126th annual Groundhog Day festivities on February 2, 2012 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. Groundhog Day is a popular tradition in the United States and Canada. A smaller than usual crowd this year of less than 15,000 people spent a night of revelry awaiting the sunrise and the groundhog's exit from his winter den. If Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow he regards it as an omen of six more weeks of bad weather and returns to his den. Early spring arrives if he does not see his shadow, causing Phil to remain above ground. (Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)
Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania
Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney Pennsylvania
PUNXSUTAWNEY, PA - FEBRUARY 2: Groundhog handler Ron Ploucha holds Punxsutawney Phil after he saw his shadow predicting 6 more weeks of winter during 126th annual Groundhog Day festivities on February 2, 2012 in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania. Groundhog Day is a popular tradition in the United States and Canada. A smaller than usual crowd this year of less than 15,000 people spent a night of revelry awaiting the sunrise and the groundhog's exit from his winter den. If Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow he regards it as an omen of six more weeks of bad weather and returns to his den. Early spring arrives if he does not see his shadow, causing Phil to remain above ground. (Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images)
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