Paul the predicting octopus gets a shrine

Paul the octopus, who shot to fame during the football World Cup last year for his flawless record in predicting the outcome of games, will get a shrine to mark three months since he died, his aquarium said Monday. The tentacled tipster will on Thursday be honoured with a “Paul Corner” at his former home, … [Read the full story]

Paul the predicting octopus has died

Paul the Octopus, which won unlikely world-wide fame, after correctly predicting a host of World Cup matches has died. His owners say he appears to have passed away peacefully of natural causes. Paul predicted the winners of all Germany’s World Cup clashes, and then the final, by selecting 1 of 2 boxes, each loaded with … [Read the full story]