Tuesday, July 27, 2021

14 June – Liberalism, tourism, nudism, optimism it is good for...

Don't you just love those 'novelty' entries? There have been plenty, to varying degrees of success. One or two have even won. I'll let...

7 June – I imagine a video clip in which children...

The hosts nation always has an interesting job on its hands. They might want to win, but the contest has cost them a whole...

30 May – Come now, come now, come now, say yes,...

It's important to remember that our favourite TV show started around the middle of the 20th Century - it's not just a thing invented...

26 April – You will lose the game

Our friends in Bosnia and Herzegovina have never won, and as they're sitting contests out these days, it could be a long while before...

22 April – Yes, you and me, we’ll live on love

Are there any countries you miss? Those that have taken part in our favourite TV show in the past, but sit on the sidelines...

24 February – It’s springtime and I’m not even twenty yet

We often mention those false-flaggers that come and go each year. You wonder why some countries use them, but then there are others that...

16 February – I love the untuned pianos

It must be something when you know you're a country's last ever entry at Eurovision. You'll be the last word and you might even...

12 February – Before you came it was dark everywhere

What's the oddest subject of a Eurovision song you can think of? Many things have been covered, mostly about falling in love with someone,...

9 February – This is the time to melt the ice

We obviously would like to see more countries taking part in our favourite TV show. There are a few who have tried their luck...

21 January – Go and explore inside your inner universe

We have some interesting matching of nations. Latvia and Burkina Faso. Ukraine and Congo-Brazzaville. And there's today's singer. Maybe not quite as exotic, but...