Paul the Octopus
It all started with an octopus at the World Cup two years ago. Now we have a pig, a ferret, a llama, a sausage dog, two elephants and some fish from Singapore.
The ridiculous dead octopus, its links to DIC, Blackstone, ex-Liverpool owner Tom Hicks and Paul Daniels, and PR gone bonkers.
Tributes have been flooding in for Paul the Psychic Octopus who sadly passed away last night in a fish tank at the Oberhausen Sea Life Centre in Germany.
From Lord Triesman’s Spain/Russia conspiracy theories to Sir Dave Richards unexpected resignation and of course handbag gate, it’s fair to say that England’s 2018 World Cup bid has had a few low points since it was launched.
But the bid was back on track today with the announcement of a new star signing – Paul the [...]
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