Sunday, December 16, 2018

12 December – Then the slap in the face

We often asks what makes a Eurovision winner. But the same could be said of what might make a last place song. Is it...

11 December – I’m done, tipping on my toes

Schadenfreude. I wonder if the Germans have a word for it? To be fair, the schadenfreude relates more to the country rather than the...

The vault because NickD likes the Dutch

So Nick, says I, Find me something Vaultworthy. Well he chooses the video above because, and I quote: "I admire anyone who can fit the vocabulary...

9 December – My hands are empty

I sometimes wonder why some countries seem to have this love/hate relationahip with our favourite TV show. Money aside, some places don't participate every...

8 December – Dizzy and intoxicated, I drank of your love

Mr Phil asked me to pick this song for today. He's obviously a secret fan, unlike most of Europe. But it participated in our favourite...

7 December – He laughed at all the stupid little puppets...

Do you want fun and frolic on a Friday? Do you want a wonderful world of whimsy? Do you want a song to stimulate...

They may crush the flowers

Within our December birthdays I thought I'd throw in a random one. Just to see if you were paying attention. And if you are...

5 December – The sky brought you to me

There's been recent news that Montenegro's call for songs has only yielded 10 eligible songs, out of about 200. It's that fact that made...

4 December – Nothing in the world that could stop me,...

Yesterday we had one of an esteemed of individuals who got no points. Today, we have the opposite. That's a contest winner to you...

3 December – With every word the ice breaks

Today we delve into that murky realm of the repeat performer. You know the one. They have a stab at winning the thing, they...