Eurovision

21 May 19

Much Ado About Blogging

London’s brand-new smash hit musical comedy Waitress tells the story of Jenna, a waitress and expert pie-maker who dreams her way out of a loveless marriage. When a hot new doctor arrives in town, life gets complicated. With the support of her workmates Becky and Dawn, Jenna overcomes the challenges she faces and finds that […]

21 May 19
Variety

This past weekend, squeezed between a string of Eurovision Song Contest parties, Tel Aviv’s posh Norman hotel played host to an intimate, invite-only dinner of music industry delegates from the United States. The rooftop-set event was designed as a highlight on the itinerary of the Creative Community for Peace (CCFP) weeklong trip to Israel. CCFP, […]

21 May 19
Shizuoka Salesio Exchange 2019

On Saturday May 18, as Australia was voting in the Federal election, and Europe was voting for Eurovision, Shizuoka Salesio held their annual St Mary`s Festival. The whole school gathered in the Marian Hall for a ceremony to mark this important day in the school calendar. It was a formal and reverent ceremony involving the […]

21 May 19
Kris Who Blogs

Well then, that was intense wasn’t it? Saturday night was the one of the best produced Eurovision Song Contests in the 2010’s, only coming second to Sweden in 2016! Tel Aviv threw everything at the show, a Scooch inspired (I’m sure that’s the case) flag ceremony, complete with 747, LED panels on the ceiling which […]

21 May 19
Shutter Clutter

In case you were busy this past weekend on another planet, Eurovision, the annual European (with Australia) song contest, happened in Tel Aviv.  Israel won last year’s contest with Netta Barzilai’s pop song “Toy” and so hosted this year’s event. The Final was held Saturday night, after 2 semi-finals earlier in the week, but the […]

21 May 19
blogmatic

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21 May 19
The Curmudgeon in the Cottage

The speed of a top drawer political scandal is frightening (quicker than a Phaeton). Comrade / Komm. Rat Curmudgeon reports on corruption, honey trapping, and milk-based projectiles.

21 May 19
Corporate Dispatch

Good morning, Your morning briefing for Tuesday with the latest headlines from Malta, Europe and around the world. The latest Three-time Formula 1 world champion Niki Lauda has died at the age of 70, nine months after undergoing a lung transplant. Lauda “passed away peacefully” on Monday, his family said.   The Maltese Newspaper Headlines   […]

21 May 19
The West End Magazine | 4101 Brisbane

Australia’s Kate Miller Heidke has placed ninth in the 2019 Eurovision Song Contest Grand Final. In Tel Aviv, Israel, Kate took to the stage to perform her rousing, uplifting operatic pop song Zero Gravity alongside 25 Grand Finalists from competing nations on Saturday 18 May. The scores of the voting juries and viewing public in […]

21 May 19
Bricks and Bluebottles

Eurovision 2019 was all about the glitz and glamour as usual, but once again it was the understated songs that stood out. The competition winner was The Netherlands’ Duncan Laurence with Arcade. Meanwhile, Zala Kralj and Gašper Šantl’s Sebi was the bureau favourite.

21 May 19
Russia News Now

On Friday, Germany’s Bundestag voted to brand support of the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement (BDS) as anti-Semitic in response to a motion submitted by the Christian Democratic Party, the Greens and the Free Democrats. The resolution cited stickers urging consumers not to buy Israeli goods and appeals to blacklist Israeli artists as echoing Germany’s […]