PETA insists that Groundhog day should feature a robotic groundhog instead of “Phil”, the WonderHog.
Every year in Punxsutawney the tradition is followed where they pull a pampered groundhog out of his cage, thrust him into the air and watch to see if he looks at his shadow. This somehow has a connection to climate patterns and determines how cold it’s going to be for the next six weeks.
Punxsutawney feels differently:
Oh and by the way, in case you were wondering, it’s six weeks of more winter.