I confess, I’ve never been too keen on the Eurovision Song Contest and only because the style of music isn’t my thing. But many people have fun with it. It is after all a time to put aside our differences and celebrate diversity….unless you are a young Russian woman in a wheelchair, that is.
But let’s not let war crimes, the inciting of genocide, lack of human rights, lack free speech, a shattered economy, rampant corruption, state sponsored terrorism and crumbling infrastructure get in the way of us having a nice time.
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