Saturday, February 27, 2021

19 September – Why do millions of flowers bloom

Would you be happy to be a home entrant. The one that the host broadcaster has picked to win (or otherwise), and have a...

18 August – And I get no sleep

We occasionally bang on about any country being capable of winning our favourite TV show. Some have that fluke result, some are knocking on...

27 May – We all are dreamers on our way

Some countries have had a patchy relationship with our favourite TV show. Take Italy for example. They took over a decade out, and have...

3 May – No ocean was too big for us

There's an exclusive club. Well, yeah, there are lots of exclusive clubs. But today's exclusive belongs to those people who did back-to-back appearances in...

1 May – Where is this person I used to be...

These days, our favourite TV show is fairly free and easy with language. If a country isn't using its own language, then English is...

Vincent Bueno lands Austrian Eurovision job

In the grand tradition of Eurovision, a one-time backing singer gets to sing lead. A few months back, ORF named TV talent show star...

25 January – We’ll be better tomorrow

We like to celebrate the characters of Eurovision here. There have been plenty, and they're not all Nordic. Come to think of it, which...

22 December – At last out from the daily grind

In every contest, someone always wins. Even if it's not the person you want to win. But also someone has to come last. It's...

14 July – Now the city wears an evening dress

The concept known as 'false flagging' is alive and well in our favourite TV show. Sometimes, it's because the singer's home country doesn't take...

Austria – Cry baby

Paenda was the last act from the semi-finals for today - after a break we'll be seeing the Big Five and Israel. The background was...