In 75 days we’ll all be celebrating the most magical/furriest day of the year. What Groundhog Day tradition do you most look forward to?
Did you know that in the original screenplay of “Groundhog Day”, after many years of repeating the same day over and over, Phil Connors steals an airplane and actually manages to leave Punxsutawney, flying to his mother’s house in Cleveland? The scene, found in Danny Rubin’s excellent How to Write Groundhog Day, goes as such:…
Did you know that there has only ever been one Punxsutawney Phil? While most groundhogs, according to Wookieepedia, only live on average six years in the wild, Punxsutawney Phil has been making weather predictions since 1886. That makes him at least 133 years old! That is older than the average groundhog lives. How is this…
What’s YOUR favorite Groundhog Day related movie? Is it “Groundhog Day” or maybe “Groundhog Day?” Let us know in the comments!
The Spirit of Punxsutawney – According to the Punxsutawney Chamber of Commerce, this Phantastic Phil was created by artist Sandy Zambory with the original design created by Rick Weiss. He is sponsored by the Punxsutawney Spirit Newspaper and stands outside their building.
So Groundhog Day 2019 is rapidly approaching! There are only 80 days left until everybody’s favorite holiday. It’s time to start getting excited!
Well another Groundhog Day has come and gone, but the next Groundhog Day is only 364 more days away! Hope all of your Groundhog Day wishes came true, and remember to keep the spirit of Groundhog Day in your heart all year ‘round!
So Punxsutawney Phil has spoken! Six more weeks of winter! Sorry everybody!
So it’s finally here! The day we wait all year for: Groundhog Day! So go, get your groundhog and see whether or not he or she sees his or her shadow… Sing Groundhog Day carols… listen to Bill Murray and Stephen Tobolowsky recount stories about filming “Groundhog Day” at your Groundhog Day party… and just…
I know I’m going to have a hard time sleeping tonight.