Eurovision Explained

Last year, we wondered aloud about the Eurovision song contest and… well… nobody could help us. Thankfully, now, FINALLY, our questions have been answered. In the June 28th edition of the New Yorker, Anthony Lane explains Eurovision. Gods of songs be praised! Just it time too, because Eurovision 2010 has unleashed this demonic meme-ster. If[…]

Who/What Are The Winners of Eurovision?

Saturday is the finals of the 2009 Eurovision song contest. I can’t say that I know any more about this contest other than that it is the Euro-only Olympics of song. So I’m assuming there’s gonna be lots of songs with thump thump thump Euro beats. I don’t know. I’m a little baffled by the[…]