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    • dontone
    • By dontone 12th May 18, 3:33 PM
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    The once a year Guilty Pleasure thread - IT'S EUROVISION NIGHT!!
    • #1
    • 12th May 18, 3:33 PM
    The once a year Guilty Pleasure thread - IT'S EUROVISION NIGHT!! 12th May 18 at 3:33 PM
    I'm surprised that there isn't a Eurovision Song Contest thread popped up already on here, so I thought I'd start one.
    I've already stocked up on 'pop' and crisps, etc.
    Norton will be on mute, and Ken Bruce will be talking through my headphones.
    Anyway, I don't care who wins (think Israel has a good shout though), 'cos we don't have a snowball's of winning. But it will be interesting to see who in Europe still hasn't forgiven us for voting out, and who still hates us for just about everything else.
    See you all in a couple of hours
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    comping = nowt more thrillin' than winnin'
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    • vivatifosi
    • By vivatifosi 12th May 18, 8:31 PM
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    I never thought I'd miss those Russian baking grannies so much...
    Originally posted by dontone
    Hang on in there, only 632 songs to go till you get to Moldova.
    Please stay safe in the sun and learn the A-E of melanoma: A = asymmetry, B = irregular borders, C= different colours, D= diameter, larger than 6mm, E = evolving, is your mole changing? Most moles are not cancerous, any doubts, please check next time you visit your GP.
    • Murphybear
    • By Murphybear 12th May 18, 8:31 PM
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    I don't want ballads - this is a ballad.
    Originally posted by balletshoes
    Ouch. If you sing a ballad you need a better voice
    • *Louise*
    • By *Louise* 12th May 18, 8:32 PM
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    Nice ballad but......not for Eurovision
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    • Mrs_Ryan
    • By Mrs_Ryan 12th May 18, 8:33 PM
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    I think Slovenia was pretty tame! Here is hoping that it gets better this one is dire!
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    • dontone
    • By dontone 12th May 18, 8:33 PM
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    'these are the reasons'

    This forum is drinking anything alcoholic and raiding the cupboard for crisps.
    We are going to be a stone heavier by the time this has done.
    BEST EVER WINS WON IN ORDER (so far) = Sony Camcorder, 32" lcd telly, micro ipod hifi, Ipod Nano, Playstation 3, Andrex Jackpup, Holiday to USA, nintendo wii, Liverpool vs Everton tickets, 250 Reward Your thirst, 500 Pepsi, p&o rotterdam trip, perfume hamper, Dr Who stamp set, steam cleaner.

    comping = nowt more thrillin' than winnin'
    • Mrs_Ryan
    • By Mrs_Ryan 12th May 18, 8:34 PM
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    I am trying to hold off on the wine and crisps for the minute I have both though
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    • vivatifosi
    • By vivatifosi 12th May 18, 8:34 PM
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    UK rejected this Austrian song as an option for Song for Europe . Good decision?
    Please stay safe in the sun and learn the A-E of melanoma: A = asymmetry, B = irregular borders, C= different colours, D= diameter, larger than 6mm, E = evolving, is your mole changing? Most moles are not cancerous, any doubts, please check next time you visit your GP.
    • Jesthar
    • By Jesthar 12th May 18, 8:35 PM
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    'these are the reasons'

    This forum is drinking anything alcoholic and raiding the cupboard for crisps.
    We are going to be a stone heavier by the time this has done.
    Originally posted by dontone
    Thankfully I don't drink and I only have one bag of crisps in the house (that I'm aware of!).


    I do have a full box of After Eights, though...
    Never underestimate the power of the techno-geek...
    • Mrs_Ryan
    • By Mrs_Ryan 12th May 18, 8:35 PM
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    I quite like this one.
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    • balletshoes
    • By balletshoes 12th May 18, 8:36 PM
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    Ouch. If you sing a ballad you need a better voice
    Originally posted by Murphybear
    i think she was trying to be breathy, didn't work.

    Didn't mind Austria, not wow'd though.
    • dontone
    • By dontone 12th May 18, 8:36 PM
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    Thankfully I don't drink and I only have one bag of crisps in the house (that I'm aware of!).


    I do have a full box of After Eights, though...
    Originally posted by Jesthar
    That is perfectly acceptable, please indulge.

    What the fudge has this fella got on?

    Best song so far though.
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    comping = nowt more thrillin' than winnin'
    • Topcat123
    • By Topcat123 12th May 18, 8:36 PM
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    hE HAS HIS PANTS ON BACKWARDS AND A SIZE TOO SMALL
    • vivatifosi
    • By vivatifosi 12th May 18, 8:36 PM
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    Bonkers is up next
    Please stay safe in the sun and learn the A-E of melanoma: A = asymmetry, B = irregular borders, C= different colours, D= diameter, larger than 6mm, E = evolving, is your mole changing? Most moles are not cancerous, any doubts, please check next time you visit your GP.
    • Jesthar
    • By Jesthar 12th May 18, 8:36 PM
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    Whys is Austria wearing a bin bag??
    Never underestimate the power of the techno-geek...
    • Jesthar
    • By Jesthar 12th May 18, 8:37 PM
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    i think she was trying to be breathy, didn't work.
    Originally posted by balletshoes
    Sounded more creaky - as in haunted house creaky with a dress to match...
    Never underestimate the power of the techno-geek...
    • balletshoes
    • By balletshoes 12th May 18, 8:38 PM
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    another ballad? the dress thing has been done before luv.
    • Topcat123
    • By Topcat123 12th May 18, 8:38 PM
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    It's been a load of ballads so far
    • Quasar
    • By Quasar 12th May 18, 8:39 PM
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    The Estonian lass is singing in Italian.
    Well, those words I can understand, anyway
    We do have freedom of thought. Now all we need is a bit of thought.
    • vivatifosi
    • By vivatifosi 12th May 18, 8:39 PM
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    Has she got a hairy back?
    Please stay safe in the sun and learn the A-E of melanoma: A = asymmetry, B = irregular borders, C= different colours, D= diameter, larger than 6mm, E = evolving, is your mole changing? Most moles are not cancerous, any doubts, please check next time you visit your GP.
    • balletshoes
    • By balletshoes 12th May 18, 8:39 PM
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    hE HAS HIS PANTS ON BACKWARDS AND A SIZE TOO SMALL
    Originally posted by Topcat123
    can't say I noticed
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