Groundhogs and Good Days
February 2nd is Groundhog Day. Canadians and Americans eagerly await the hairy weather-watcher's verdict.
Will the groundhog find sunshine or clouds when he emerges from his burrowed home? Will he see his shadow and bolt back underground, or will he climb out?
Is spring right around the corner, or will we have another six weeks of winter?
And what is a groundhog, anyway? What's the difference between a woodchuck, a marmot and a groundhog? And who really cares?