Vote now: Paul the Illustrated Seal predicted to die next on ‘AHS: Freak Show’

Are Paul the Illustrated Seal’s days numbered on “American Horror Story: Freak Show“? According to Gold Derby’s exclusive racetrack odds, the popular character played by Mat Fraser is predicted to succumb to the knife wound give to him by Elsa (Jessica Lange) in last week’s episode.

With only one day left to predict Episode 7, titled “Test of Strength,” Paul has leading 3/1 odds of being killed off Wednesday night. If Paul manages to survive, the next recurring character you predict will meet the grim reaper is Penny (Grace Gummer) with 7/1 odds, followed by Lillian Hemmings (Celia Weston) with 10/1 odds.

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Disagree with the overall odds? Then click here or scroll down to make your own predictions using our easy drag-and-drop menu.

Your input will influence the overall standings here at Gold Derby and could save Paul from the dreaded #1 spot on our elimination chart. You have until 4 p.m. PT on Wednesday to cast your votes in this week’s contest.

Besides predicting which recurring character will die next, you can also forecast which main character will be killed off, whether Elsa will sing in the episode, if Dandy (Finn Wittrock) will kill anyone this week and so much more.

Answer our questions before every episode and you will earn points based on correct predictions. You can continue to update and edit your picks before every episode airs, just click “Save Predictions” when you’ve settled on your choice.

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To get started, click here or scroll down and make your first prediction using our easy drag-and-drop menu. Be sure to look at all of the current racetrack odds for next week’s episode.

We are forecasting everything from the results on reality TV shows like “Survivor,” “Dancing with the Stars” and “Project Runway” to the body count on “The Walking Dead” to the winners of the Oscars, Golden Globes and Grammys. Click on any box to bring up that event and get started.

To vote for who think will be killed off next on “AHS: Freak Show,” drag characters over from the left to the right and arrange them in your predicted order. For example, if you think Paul will be killed off next, make sure you put him in first place.

Every time someone logs their predictions, the racetrack odds of the contestants are automatically updated. If the majority of users think Paul will die, that means he’ll have the best odds and will go to the front of the pack. Conversely, the characters who don’t receive many votes have the worst odds and will go to the bottom of the pile.

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The standard bet for each question is 100 points, which are wagered against the odds you locked in when you saved your predictions. However, for each TV episode you are given one special 200 point bet that you can use strategically to gain more points.

Here’s how racetrack odds work: If you bet 100 on something that has 50/1 odds and you end up being correct, you will receive 50 x 100 points, which equals 5,000 points. You’ll also get your original 100 points back, for a total of 5,100 points.

Get started by making your prediction as to which of the remaining “AHS: Freak Show” recurring  characters will die next using our easy drag-and-drop menu below our recent Q&A with Sarah Paulson. And be sure to sound off on the current season in Gold Derby’s TV forum.

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