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One day ago, no one knew who Omar the cat was. But now the massive moggie — in line to be crowned the world’s longest cat — could be also Australia’s most popular. Since the Maroondah Leader broke the story yesterday, owner Stephy Hirst has been inundated with requests from as far abroad as the UK. Ms Hirst said Yarra Valley Water even wanted Omar to promote its Choose Tap campaign. But she said Omar was a reluctant star.