Friday, September 24, 2021

My worry for Serbia is…

....Two fold.. Firstly that they believe that Flamingosi would have been a bad idea in 2006 and that this is anywhere near as good.. Believe me...

There are times in this contest where …

... you just have to stand up and admit you were wrong. This, Europe, is one of those moments. For months I was of the opinion...

She’s back

Franko: Well what can I say? Chiara comes on and is Chiara. She does all the usual hand gestures and the Chiara wink. I...

Now this is more like it – again – Azerbaijan

Julie Wright - she of Euronet/DotEurovision/ESCNation fame - told me weeks ago that this was going to do well, and I dismissed her shenanigans...

Eurovision 2009 – A view from afar

Now, to my Jaded eye (do you see what I did there?), none of these looked half bad - until the last 30 seconds...

A couple of naughties from last night

Both of these have been reported by posters on the ESCNation messageboard since the show ended - I haven't tried to verify either, but...

Creme Portuguese

Phil: They managed to delay their rehearsals for us so we could at least say we only missed TWO rehearsals today - which was...

Just when you think it can’t get worse

We attempted to make sense of a Russian box office. On the foolish quest to get a ticket for the semi final dress rehearsal...

The land of the invaded AKA Bel – gee-um

Franko: Yes it's bad Elvis impersonator time along with hideous song. The staging is the most striking so far in that they bothered to...

Turkey-lurkey

Franko: We've only had a sound check so far and it's already streets ahead of anything else that's been on today. It's not only...