(photo from Dexcomics by Hatem Hamaoui)
Well, this would have worked just fine; if octopuses weren't attracted to silicon!
I guess that Paul the Octopus could have chosen a better decision than the panel of judges who were there. Most of them were business people or other non-related figures who really had no knowledge of beauty. Such decisions should be made by experts, such as people with the knowledge of the female body, artists, etc... Tallness is not the only criteria of a Miss Lebanon.