Wednesday, October 27, 2021

The Swiss do nice chocolate

Nick: It's annoying me. It's a sequence of fleeting moments of sounds-a-bit-like-something-elseness, never quite long enough for me to get a proper grip and...

He is the dancing queen

TFOK, this is the first time I've needed to say this in the 2007 rehearsals season ... What the HELL was that? DQ seems to...

German cheese

Nick: I'd like to thank all those who explained Cicero to me yesterday - and I think I get it now. It's Robbie Williams...

Will this Croatian dirge ever end?

Phil: Oh Jesus, it's boring lift lobby muzak ... without the lift and without the tune. Another one for the dumper, methinks. My eyes...

Good morning Europe

... This is your captain speaking, and I'd like to welcome you aboard this Eurovision shite. The duration will be about 11 days ......

And-orra to the wonning?? I should possibly think so

Phil: Much to my shock, this has everything. Nice boys singing a grungy song, 3/4 length trousers, shouting OI in all the right places...

Hungary – brought to you in association with the word “really”

From one potential strong scorer (and I've deposited some money with the Bank of William Hill accordingly), we move straight to another. It's such...

Liveblog: Eurovision 2007 – Semifinal Full Dress Rehearsal

The general public puts in an appearance for the first time, and to coin a phrase, it seems to be the greatest public we've...

Flags, flags, flags

Phil: Now then, Moldova ... It's heavily choreographed - as you would expect with a dramatic song such as this. They look to have...

Eurovision goes Latin … thanks to Norway

This somehow gains something from not having had a Portugal shortly beforehand, at least in my little world. NRK must be cursing the draw,...