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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #210 on: May 12, 2018, 10:31:11 PM »
I'm loving Twitter tonight - particularly Frankie Boyle's no shits given deconstruction of the silliness around Eurovision, but in a non stuck up manner.

Really don't know who I want to win. But the idea floated around social media of voting for the UK to force it host a show celebrating Europe on the year it finally leaves the EU does seem appealing ;D
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #211 on: May 12, 2018, 10:36:50 PM »
Couldn’t get through lines full so Au voting like crazy for all their own EU countries.  ;D Good luck everyone, it is one night of everyone coming together and having a happy time. 8)
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #212 on: May 12, 2018, 10:39:29 PM »
There are a lot of songs that are from ok to good, but I have a hard time picking favourites.
Hmmm?
I think I'm going to go with Finland.  ;D
For the longest time, Saara has wanted to participate in the contest. So why not win it now that she finally got in?  ;)
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #213 on: May 12, 2018, 10:49:19 PM »
Well, I had to vote for Portugal, right? ;)
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #214 on: May 12, 2018, 11:20:28 PM »
This is exciting because it goes all over the place.
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #215 on: May 12, 2018, 11:22:13 PM »
 :'(
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #216 on: May 12, 2018, 11:25:46 PM »
Yes... all over the place.
But it's not looking good for Finland and Portugal.
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #217 on: May 12, 2018, 11:42:25 PM »
 :'( Israel's not a proper song, waaahhhhh
Cyprus was much better than Israel! >:(

And I think the portuguese song was one that grew on you the more you heard it, and most people just heard it today :-\
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #218 on: May 12, 2018, 11:44:02 PM »
Well.
Certainly not my favourite...
but good for them, I guess.  :)
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #219 on: May 12, 2018, 11:46:08 PM »
Yeah, well. Not that excited to have a show like Eurovision in Israel, given the complicated political circumstances, but maybe it will put the spotlight on some of the pertinent voices criticising Palestinian occupation.

Still, it was a good Eurovision song - and I love this voting system, really keeps you on your toes until the very end.
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #220 on: May 12, 2018, 11:48:07 PM »
Well, you never know with Eurovision how it will go. Netta looks in shock, but she did  well.
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #221 on: May 14, 2018, 04:00:52 PM »
Why am I still humming different eurovision songs today?
 ::)

I've caught myself doing Cyprus, Portugal, Israel, Finland, Denmark and Czech Republic at different points in time...

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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #222 on: May 15, 2018, 10:42:40 AM »
Why am I still humming different eurovision songs today?
That usually happens to me too, but not this time.
Now the question is: Should that make me happy or sad?  :P ;D
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018
« Reply #223 on: May 15, 2018, 02:18:10 PM »
 ;D All I can remember now is the Vikings “Shoot an arrow in the air  de dum de dum de dadada.... Take a leap to higher ground”  and the ship in a snowstorm.  8)
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Re: Eurovision Song Contest 2015; 2016; 2017, 2018, 2019
« Reply #224 on: May 14, 2019, 08:48:25 PM »
Oooh it's Eurovision time!
I just realized the first semifinal is on now.

I went looking for the Portuguese entry, and .. what??? :o
Certainly different ::)

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