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It’s all about the hashtag

If you've spent the last few months under a stone, you might not know, but in this #world, you're nobody without a hashtag. And...
Jury Reharsal 2018

Eurovision 2018 Live Blog – Jury final

Mr Phil will be taking his last turn at the Live Blog control desk to bring you the sights, sounds and smells of the...
Vanja Radovanović

Eurovision singer slated for cancer ‘joke’

Vanja Radovanović almost didn't get to perform in last night's Eurovision semi-final. Six members of the broadcasting council at Montenegrin RTCG called for him...
Eurovision for dummies

Eurovision 2018 for Dummies – Here’s the running order

New readers start here: On Saturday, 26 songs will compete to win the annual Eurovision Song Contest. If you're already struggling, we've put together a...
Mango TV censorship

EBU terminates Chinese Eurovision contract

The EBU have taken immediate action following widespread condemnation of Chinese censorship when broadcasting the first Eurovision semi-final. Mango TV - one of China's most...
Live blog second semi-final

Live Blog – Eurovision 2018 second semi final

It's time for 'Fanning's Folly II - This time it's personal' - and another one of those fancy little live blogs that OnEuropean visitors...
SuRie

The Ambassador requests the pleasure

Bom dia, Oneuropeans! Tudo bem? I took another day out of the Press Bubble yesterday, so haven’t updated from the first semi-final. I got...
Crystal ball

What does the web predict for the second semi-final?

And we're back ... Eurovision Song Contest fans get to settle down for a second 2018 appetizer. Eighteen songs compete for the remaining ten...
DoReDos for Moldova

The country that breaks ‘Eurovision Rules’

Rybak may claim to know the secret behind songwriting. Musicologists insist success at Eurovision is based on a 16-bar verse and chorus formula. Many...
First semi final live blog

Live Blog – Jury Rehearsal – Second semi-final

Mr Phil will work the same magic he worked on Tuesday for our dear readers. He'll be painting pictures in words of the acts...