Punxsutawney Phil

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Handlers: Punxsutawney Phil Predicts Longer Winter

The handlers for groundhog Punxsutawney Phil say he’s forecasting six more weeks of what already has felt like a brutally long and cold winter.


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D.C.’s Own ‘Potomac Phil’ Getting Ready For Groundhog Day

Groundhog Day is coming up, but residents of the nation’s capital don’t have to turn to Pennsylvania’s Punxsutawney Phil to learn whether there’ll be six more weeks of winter.