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At 7:25 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 2, Groundhog Phil once again failed to see his shadow in the small town of Punxsutawney, Pa.

According to folklore, no shadow for Phil means “there will be an early spring.” Had Phil seen his shadow, it would have meant six more weeks of winter.

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Did you know that since the Groundhog’s first prediction in 1887 up through last year, Phil has seen his shadow 100 times and not seen it on just 16 occasions?

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