May 12, 2014

Can Eurovision Teach Us About Europe?

Christina Patterson, The Guardian

The Associated Press

For many people in this country, Eurovision is a version of Europe. It's a world where an awful lot of money gets wasted on an awful lot of frivolous things. It's a world where you can't call things what you used to call them, and where politicians claiming staffing allowances of £220,000 spend time regulating the shape of carrots.

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