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  1. Woolly bear caterpillars prepare for winter hibernationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Herald

    Memories of last year's icy winter are etched in our minds. Many are wondering what's in store this winter.

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  2. Bill Murray explains the Aussie economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    IF YOU'RE familiar with the movie Groundhog Day, you'll totally get what's just happened with interest rates in Australia. NSW has knocked off Western Australia as the country's strongest economy, as the glow of the mining investment boom continues to fade.

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  3. Brasch WordsSEXUAL Assault Coverage by Media Shows Double Standard, Paternalism, and SexismRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2011 | American Reporter

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Spring training got underway this past week with those four magical words every baseball fan loves to hear: "pitchers and catchers report."

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  4. Elephants can predict rain, Texas A&M researcher findsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Houston Chronicle

    KIAH 39 News Photographer Steve Ottesen, sets up a microphone before Alamo, the longhorn, made his weather prediction on Groundhog Day at the John C. Freeman Weather Museum. Alamo, substituting for a groundhog, predicts an early spring.

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  5. Brasch WordsSEXUAL Assault Coverage by Media Shows Double Standard, Paternalism, and SexismRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2011 | American Reporter

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Spring training got underway this past week with those four magical words every baseball fan loves to hear: "pitchers and catchers report."

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  6. Groundhog Club hosts Open House; Guests get a look into Inner Circle workingsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 10 | Spirit

    ... ive director, said that this open house was being put on as a "thank you to the community for its support with Groundhog Day." Punxsy's girls' tennis team advanced to the District IX finals with a 3-2 win over St. Marys on the...

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  7. 6 things you need to know about Friday's fiery debate between state Sen. Andrew Lanza and Democrat Gary CarselRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | SILive.com

    ... de Blasio in the death of Charlotte the groundhog , who died a week after Hizzoner infamously dropped her on Groundhog Day. When asked during the debate's lightning round if de Blasio was responsible for her death, Carsel said, "Peripherally." Said ...

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  8. Brasch WordsSEXUAL Assault Coverage by Media Shows Double Standard, Paternalism, and SexismRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2011 | American Reporter

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Spring training got underway this past week with those four magical words every baseball fan loves to hear: "pitchers and catchers report."

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  9. Hometeam Division 5/6 football: Uxbridge hopes to maintain momentumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... after a 4-0 start this year, Martellio couldn't help but make a popular movie reference. "It's almost like 'Groundhog Day,' reminiscing about our situation from last year," he said with a chuckle. "The majority of this team was with us last year and ...

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  10. The groundhog and the public advocateRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Newsday

    ... for her more aggressive brother Chuck, who took a bite out of former Mayor Mike Bloomberg's finger on Groundhog Day a few years back. Yes, ladies, as in the Julia Pierson-Secret Service fiasco, the female again takes the fall. A Staten Island Zoo ...

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  11. Brasch WordsSEXUAL Assault Coverage by Media Shows Double Standard, Paternalism, and SexismRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2011 | American Reporter

    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Spring training got underway this past week with those four magical words every baseball fan loves to hear: "pitchers and catchers report."

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  12. Facts revealed behind 4 old weather-predicting methodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Erie Times News

    ... to trap in heat, frosty weather is a likely possibility. Myth: On Feb. 2, the United States celebrates Groundhog Day. If Punxsutawney Phil sees his shadow, it means six more weeks of winter. If there's no shadow, then it's a sign of an early spring. ...

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  13. It's Mean Girls Day - Seriously, Here's Why...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Cinema Blend News

    ... movie-themed dates, there's the mentioned Rex Manning Day , which Empire Records fans celebrate on April 8! Groundhog Day is February 2. Of course, that's an actual recognized annual event that extends beyond Groundhog Day , but for many of us, it's ...

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  14. Is PETA covering up de Blasio role in groundhog death?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 28 | Examiner.com

    ... every year. According to a story on TheWrap.com , GroundhogGate started when Mayor de Blasio participated in a Groundhog Day event February 2. In front of hundreds of spectators and dozens of press cameras, de Blasio held up a groundhog who had just ...

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  15. NY mayor's groundhog mishap ribbed at charity bashRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | New Jersey Herald

    Mayor Bill de Blasio could not escape the wrath of the groundhog at an annual Roman Catholic charity dinner in Manhattan attended by luminaries from politics, finance and the media. The mayor's mishap with a groundhog that died after it slipped from his grasp at a Groundhog Day ceremony last month became fodder for jokes at the 69th annual Alfred E. Smith dinner at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in midtown Wednesday night.

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  16. 2014 November PAD Chapbook Challenge: GuidelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Writer's Digest

    ... is very important, because I have a very busy inbox.) The goal will be to announce a winning manuscript by Groundhog Day 2015. February 2, 2015, for those of you unfamiliar with that particular holiday. Writer's Digest is offering a contest strictly ...

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  17. Cardinal Dolan offers prayers for Staten Island ChuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 1 | New York Post

    ... Charlotte. The Catholic leader said he'd be happy to offer a special prayer for the marmot at next year's Groundhog Day ceremony. "Oh, if somebody asked, I'd do it," he said, but he joked, "I'd be more interested in the turkey for Thanksgiving." At ...

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  18. Top 10 Weird stories: Week of Sept. 21, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | The Arizona Republic

    ... have been reunited at a zoo in Poland. A groundhog that escaped the mayor's grasp during the Staten Island Zoo Groundhog Day ceremony died a week after the fall, sparking social-media jokes about a cover-up. A truck was left dripping rancid juices ...

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  19. De Blasio dodges questions on S.I. groundhog's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | New York Daily News

    ... When asked about his emotions when he learned the animal had died a week after he dropped it during a Groundhog Day ceremony, de Blasio said, "I would just refer questions to the Staten Island Zoo. They're the experts." He said he wouldn't mind if ...

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  20. Mayor Bill De Blasio Ducks Dead Groundhog QuestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 29 | CBS Local

    The Staten Island Zoo confirmed last week that the rodent died seven days after this year's Groundhog Day ceremony. Staten Island Chuck fell several feet from de Blasio's hands .

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