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Eurovision Song Contest 2012
Ahhh bless this time where i would sit and watch the television with dad, and he'd tell me how much I should enjoy music by watching Eurovision.



So i've had a look at all the countries which you can do here for about a 20 sec clip of each. If you don't want to spoil it then don't click play.
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I'm a fan of Denmark, Germany, Slovenia, Serbia, Italy.
Slovakia and Switzerland are pretty polished songs.
the wildcard if they make top 10 will make my day is Russia.

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someone tell me why would a band call themselves Trackshittaz?!?!


austrian trolling?

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The old Russian ladies have no chance other than the "aww" factor and seeing how voting goes along general country opinion...the Reds have no chance.

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With honorable mentions to Latvia (duh from me)

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and i'm gonna long shot the hosts Azerbaijan

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someone tell me why would a band call themselves Trackshittaz?!?!


austrian trolling?

wtf i didn't believe my eyes until google.

that's just silly.
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Bulgaria epitomises what eurovision is about
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my fav part of the year, love eurovision time

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jedward (ireland) cannot be in the final and i'll be happy with that.

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Jedward... I'd expect that from Germany or Russia but Ireland?
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Why is Cher singing for The Netherlands?

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Goodbits so far
- Moonwalking bagpipes
- Finland
- Denmark
- Romania
Bad bits (first round voting sook spoilered)
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How the fuck, those fucking fagtrons Jedward beat Finland, Latvia & Switzerland is beyond me. The old babushka's getting through I can understand but Ireland...seriously? I'm throwing my support behind Romania and Denmark now.
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*settles in*

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No Slovenia.

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Why is Cher singing for The Netherlands?

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we were thinking that too and there's another that looks like Angelica Houston.

would have preferred either over that Netherlands chicks singing.

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I love how Norway has a song that sounds like about 3-4 commercial dance track hits.

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Seeing as I watched the final last night my time i'm gonna spoiler

Spoiler:
Was no doubt that Sweden were gonna pull the win, it was all over the news in the days leading up that the song had 1 million+ youtube views while all the others had around 400k or so.

Bit shocked that Denmark scored so low, thought it was a great song and while not as catchy/poppy as Sweden thought it would have placed alot higher.

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Overall that was some awesome viewing. The SBS commentary is unbeatable!

The Russian Nannas rocked.
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I watched this for like maybe 2 songs. How the fuck can you sit through it? It sucks balls more than trAse.
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I think there was at least a couple of finalists songs that sounded like Lady Gaga ... and one of them was an almost direct rip of Benassi's Satisfaction

And how many god damn fukking epic trance chords was there going on?! ... it's all pop dance and epic kitsch.

Also ... i loathed Sweden
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The SBS commentary is unbeatable!

erm SBS commentary is horrible compared to Terry Wogan.

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She took the lesbian cliche to the world stage ... to the point where she chose glaringly obvious "comfortable shoes" with her suit
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I liked when Mr Lordi came on to announce the Finland points hehe

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The old Russian ladies have no chance other than the "aww" factor and seeing how voting goes along general country opinion...the Reds have no chance.

They were just shy of winning and came 2nd.

Serbia had by far the best song imo, it was both "western" but had a very strong taste of their cultural style of music. It really took you too the steeps of Eastern Europe.

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^Has more to do with the high number of ethnic russians in Eastern Europe than anything.

Denmark was robbed I tells ya.

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Can't sit through this Eurovision such a joke ahah
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Whatever happened to Wogan anyway? It loses so much without his sneery commentary.

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Whatever happened to Wogan anyway? It loses so much without his sneery commentary.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8Fj9O...eature=related

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