Sunday, May 10, 2009

54th Eurovision Song Contest (2009)

Should we take the results of this year's Eurovision as a prognosis for the EU-Elections? Just kidding ;)

I fear that the German result will not be much better than last year, though I could be proved wrong and that's not because of their scoop of adding Dita von Teese (for serious?) to their performance but because of a change in rules. The juries are back and points will become the decisions of the juries and of the votes called in by viewers. This in hope of avoiding another votes-cluttering of the eastern connection.

I'd say if this still does not help and Germany will still come up last, someone should seriously consider of pulling out of this event. After all, many events have been cancelled due to the economic situation and I hate the thought of four countries paying for the larger bulk of this event while somebody else is having a blast.

Anyways, I don't care as much about the German result as about the French result.

Patricia Kaas, did I mention that she's not only extremely attractive but also a great singer?

Many think that she doesn't stand a chance, just because she's coming from one of the big-sponsor countries. They're forgetting that Patricia Kaas has huge fanbase in Russia. That would be the greatest thing happening – Patricia Kaas winning with the help of her Russian fans. Totally giddy, I know, but still, just imagine…..

Just in case you didn't know, this will be next Saturday (May 16th) and the semi-finals on May 12th and May 14th. Check the official website for details or the channel on YouTube to listen to your favorite songs.

You should also checkout eurOut, especially during the show on Saturday evening.

2 Kommentare:

Betty on May 10, 2009 at 8:29 PM said...

For some reason Norway is somewhat overconfident befor the final on saturday.

We have this guy singing for us;

Any way. I'll be tuning in on saturday.

Spoil Myself on May 11, 2009 at 7:21 PM said...

I decided to watch on German and French TV. Wonder what the difference will be.

Still haven't had the time to listen to Norway's song - and don't ask about the other songs ;)


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