Dead Pool FAQ

I am regularly asked about some of the finer details of the Dr Paul Dead Pool.

This page will grow but here are the basics:

  1. You pick the MOST FAMOUS person to die in any given month.
  2. If more than one person picks a winner – a draw is made amongst those with correct predictions
  3. To determine “most famous” a ten year average on Google Trends is used.

For example: who is more famous: Carrie Fisher or George Michael?


Google trends shows the winner is George Michael 4:1