Happy Groundhog Day!
Do you know the only mammal to have a day named in his honor? Yes, it is the lowly groundhog, sometimes called the woodchuck.
Today, February 2, is Groundhog Day. Now, it’s not a federal holiday and nobody gets off work. But, to have a day named after you is quite a feat.
Groundhog Day Trivia
- All groundhogs have 22 teeth.
- Groundhogs hibernate one to a burrow, with at least two doorways.
- Groundhogs can lose 50 per cent of their body weight in hibernation. Their maximum size is 10 kilograms.
- They can both swim and climb trees, and have a top speed of 15 kilometers an hour.
- Farrah Fawcett, Tom Smothers, James Joyce, Graham Nash, Christie Brinkley, and my son were all born on Groundhog Day.
There has been a change in Clay’s visit to the TV show, Drop The Mic.
Clays episode of Drop the Mic is now scheduled for 3/6/19. It is on TNT.
Pictures of Clay always make me smile. How about you?
Do you remember these appearances?
They certainly are diverse!