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User currently offlineEl Al 001 From Israel, joined Oct 1999, 1063 posts, RR: 2
Posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 23 hours ago) and read 227 times:

Was just watching the Israeli song at the Eurovision....

At Israel everyone are saying that because of political reasons we have no chance in winning this year... I guess its true... oh well... as if I care...  Big grin


So who's gonna win?

Michael

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User currently offlineSK A340 From Sweden, joined Mar 2000, 845 posts, RR: 2
Reply 1, posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 178 times:


I voted for Israel. 50% because it was a good song, 50% because of political reasons.
Too bad the performance wasn't that good. She sounded very nervous.

/SK A340


User currently offlineMx5_boy From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 2, posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 176 times:

Hey guys,

May I ask why Israel is represented in the Eurovision song contest? Are they not from the Middle East?

mb


User currently offlineEL-AL From Israel, joined Oct 2001, 1350 posts, RR: 13
Reply 3, posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 10 hours ago) and read 169 times:

It has nothing to do with politics, the other songs were just better then the israeli one! & i am saying it as an israeli.


"In Israel, on order to be a realist, one's must believe in miracles" - David Ben Gurion.
User currently offlineJaspike From United Kingdom, joined Feb 2008, 1 posts, RR: 2
Reply 4, posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 162 times:

Mx5_boy, they're part of the EBU I think, or some other European thing Big thumbs up

Josh
 Smile/happy/getting dizzy


User currently offlineLy334 From Israel, joined Apr 2002, 292 posts, RR: 1
Reply 5, posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 162 times:

Yesterday night when the Israeli jury called to give their points they started as follows -

Here the israeli jury from "Jerususalem, the capital of Israel".

This was a political sentence and the message was very clear...

What do you think about it?

I think that the Eurovision is a total political event.



ly334




All my toughts are in aviation!!!
User currently offlinePUnmuth@VIE From Austria, joined Aug 2000, 4163 posts, RR: 54
Reply 6, posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 163 times:

mx5:
Israel does every competition together with the European countries. No matter if its football, handball, basketball, or singing (was there any real song yesterday Big grin ). Just because of the well known political reasons.
Or could you imagine a Israeli team playing football against Saudi Arabia in jeddah???
Peter



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User currently offlineNeder99 From United Kingdom, joined Sep 2000, 184 posts, RR: 0
Reply 7, posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 1 day 9 hours ago) and read 154 times:

Israel's in the competition as it's a member of the EBU... but so is Morocco, so if they wanted, they could be in the ESC.

User currently offlineGoodbye From Australia, joined Jan 2001, 913 posts, RR: 10
Reply 8, posted (12 years 6 months 1 week 14 hours ago) and read 123 times:

Malta should have won, that was a fabulous song...silly Lithuanians  Sad (and Latvians :P )