Good morning on this semi-sunny Thursday.
“Punxsutawney Phil is the only true weather forecasting groundhog,” the rodent’s website says. “The others are just impostors.”
Well, Pennsylvania: We, in New York, politely disagree. Our state is home to several reputable groundhogs (also called whistle pigs or woodchucks) — including Holtsville Hal, Malverne Mel and Dunkirk Dave — but first and foremost is the revered Staten Island Chuck.
Thursday, February 2, 2017
The populist groundhog aka "Phil" has proclaimed that he has indeed "seen his shadow." BUT WAIT! Not so, says New Yorker Chuck...