Monday, March 25, 2019

Kobi Marimi to follow Netta onto Eurovision stage

Kobi Marimi was crowned the winner of Hakochava Haba (Rising Star) this evening and will go on to represent host nation Israel at the 2019...

Eurovision Babylon 2019 – We are family

Time for your occasional slice of gossip. We lift the Eurovision log and see what crawls out. Oh, father! You can choose your friends, but not...

2 February – There is a woman who is larger than...

It's winner time! Yeah, winner time! You know the ones. They scored more points than the countries they were up against. Except in one...

It comes to me once a year

The penultimate day of the year and, what do you know, we have no birthdays. Oh calamity I hear you cry. Fear not, we...

16 December – I’m skinning you out

You want a lyric to furrow the brow and encourage a shrug? Then today's is a prime candidate. Us European types often use a...

The vault is not an exact science

So, in conversations with Deller of this Parish we often say "let's put XXXX into the vault" - and usually you get to see...

19 November – No more, no more, no more, no more

It's always worth remembering that our favourite TV show is a contest for writers, not just performers. So maybe it's time it made more...

2 November – Let me show you Tel Aviv

Isn't it strange when a prediction comes true. Who would have thought the Simpsons would get it when they said we'd have a President...

2 October – On a cloudy day

Now there's a lyric. It almost invites three dots after it, where you can fill in your own conclusion. On a cloudy day... you...

12 September – And I’m a bit fragile

You want bang up to date? Yes, bang bang bang up to date. Well, almost bang up to date. When the fun and games...