Octopus Paul for Spain, Montauk Monster for the Dutch

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The World Cup final match is scheduled for this weekend.  It's Spain versus the Netherlands.  Who will win?  Some fans have resorted to asking a psychic octopus.Octopus Paul lives at the Sea Life Aquarium in Oberhausen, Germany.  He usually only calls German games, but since he's been on a roll and getting all of his World Cup 2010 picks right - his handlers decided to let him predict the finals.Octopus Paul called it for the Spanish:We don't yet know who Kermit the Frog is routing for, but...Read Full Story

Octopus Paul Video on Youtube

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Octopus Paul, the football oracle, is predicting Spain for the big World Cup 2010 win.  Dutch fans aren't happy.  Yes, Paul is just an octopus, but even an octopus can jinx a team.  Plus, Paul's been right before.  In fact, he's more often right than wrong, just ask the Germans.AFP reported on Paul's prediction. In the now familiar routine, two boxes were lowered into his tank, each containing a mussel and the flags of the two opposing teams.The tentacled tipster went straight to the Spanish...Read Full Story

Dutch Want Octopus Paul for the Pan

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The Dutch aren't big fans of Octopus Paul.  Paul predicted that Spain will win the 2010 World Cup.  Paul is just an octopus, but he's been right 6 times in a row now. Dutch fans aren't happy about his latest prediction.  Some suggest that Paul should stop calling football matches and instead get tossed into a pan and made into lunch. More on Octopus Paul: Octopus PaulOctopus oracle Paul to retireOctopus Paul Video on Youtube According to AFP, Spanish Industry Minister Miguel Sebastian...Read Full Story