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Weirdest and worst lyrics of the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest

In tragic news for all long-time fans of the Eurovision Song Contest, the overall standard of lyric-writing appears to be improving. This year’s contest featured an increased number of entries that were written by people who appear to have some … Continue reading

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Worst and weirdest lyrics of the 2012 Eurovision Song Contest

Yes, it’s time again for the greatest festival of English-as-a-second-language songwriting, the Eurovision Song Contest. This year’s contest in Baku has given us the usual mix of songwriters who use languages that have wonderfully weird metaphors and songwriters who thought … Continue reading

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Whither Trakai Island Castle?

This is the Trakai Island Castle blog. I have named my blog after Trakai Island Castle in Lithuania because I would like to go there someday. You can find out about the castle from here, or possibly here, or maybe … Continue reading

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