Friday, August 12, 2022

Plumbing the nether regions

Phil: This, again, is everything you thought it would be and then considerably more so. The Toppers have the suits with lights on that flash...

Yesterday in a nutshell

It all got a bit busy yesterday showing Our Catherine the ropes, getting excited by Belorussian ice cream and struggling to upload our pictures...

Eurovision 2009 – The draw for running order

First off, here it is ... 1 Lithuania 2 Israel 3 France 4 Sweden 5 Croatia 6 Portugal 7 Iceland 8 Greece 9 Armenia 10 Russia 11 Azerbaijan 12 Bosnia-Herzegovina 13 Moldova 14 Malta 15 Estonia 16 Denmark 17 Germany 18 Turkey 19...

The streets of Moskva

Well we've just been for a wander around a neighbourhood we'll probably never see again where our apartment managers are. On route we came...

And that’s all folks….

There's only 9 today. Sigh of relief that we don't have to do 15 like the bad old days :-) We shall be departing shortly...

A note about the stage

Some viewers may have noted the big expanses of scaffolding at each wing of the stage. Rumours abound as to what these may be,...

Eurovision 2009 – First semi-final rehearsal reactions

That did nothing but confirm everything I had been thinking all along. Bosnia are going to win the Semi by a street. Qualifiers are: Belarus, Armenia, Turkey,...

The forks – Day Two

So, Day 2's OnEurope fork of the day, for outstanding vocal prowess and also the "Most likely to do something out of Semi Final...

OnEurope’s first (in two years) Fork of the Day

State Sponsored by the FSB - You can trust them!! Yes - The re-introduced Fork of the day only had one candidate ... For her outstanding...

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...