Why does the us celebrate Groundhog Day?

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  • User
    Lv 7
    1 year ago
  • ?
    Lv 7
    1 year ago

    I don't. You will have to answer your own question.

  • Anonymous
    1 year ago

    Everyone needs a hobby... it's better than shooting missiles and guns at people.

  • They observe and celebrate anything even if it's mundane. 

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  • I care
    Lv 7
    1 year ago

    Not celebrated just another thing of nature (Groundhogs)   that men have used to identify another event. Just as I am sure in your country other celebrations are happening and not in USA.   

  • 1 year ago

    It's not a paid Federal holiday.

    It's an excuse for MAYBE a little bit of a party.

    But, while we're on the subject:

    Why do people who are neither Irish nor Catholic celebrate Saint Patrick's Day, named after a Roman Catholic bishop?

  • 1 year ago

    Why not? Didn't you celebrate Appreciate a Dragon Day yesterday (16 Jan.)?

  • Anonymous
    1 year ago

    U.S. doesn't celebrate ground hog day. Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania puts on a show  to get tourists. It has it's roots in Germanic and Celtic cultures.

  • ?
    Lv 7
    1 year ago

    'cause it is a top movie.

  • 1 year ago

    On the day this is asked in the Holidays section.

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