As we see that Phil and Woody were right after all – it snows here – we also enjoy Staten island Chuck getting recognition for his style in a page one headline

Hey, Mike – we just found the New Yorker not on your payroll!

“His hand was nicked,” a Bloomberg spokesman said. The mayor is up to date on his Tetanus shot, so he simply washed his wounded finger and put on a bandage.

The video from Staten Island Advance (click photo)

All I can say is

(you know, buying the job, school and budget mess third party if they don’t get Obama, Caroline Kennedy and poor people get asthma because of bad hygiene amongst other things) So I added him to my schadenfreude list

I loved the write-up and photoshop from The Gothamist

Mayor Bloomberg is Scared of Staten Island Chuck!

But the Mayor referred to Chuck during a later press conference, suggesting the groundhog might be a “terrorist rodent” and was perhaps trained by Al Qaeda.