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Ben has been writing about TV, music, and pop culture in some form or another since 2009, including stints at Mental Floss and Temporary Obsession. When not solving puzzles of some sort or consuming pop culture at a frightening pace, he can be found collecting shiny pieces of the internet at E-mail:
Slavko Kalezić will represent Montenegro at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest (Photo: Slavko Kalezić)

Will the Eurovision Final have “Space” for Montenegro?

Slavko Kalezic’s entry for Montenegro at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest is…um…what?

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IMRI will represent Israel at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest (Photo: Ronen Akerman)

Israel’s “I Feel Alive” Needs More of a Pulse

Israel may be playing it a smidge too safe at this year’s Eurovision Song Contest with Imri Ziv’s generically clubby “I Feel Alive”

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Koit Toome and Laura will represent Estonia at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest (Screen: ERR)

Estonia brings Koit Toome and Laura’s “Verona” to Kyiv

Koit Toome and Laura’s “Verona” is a real Eurovision throwback for Estonia, but is that a good thing?

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Nathan Trent will represent Austria at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest. (Photo: Martin Hauser Photography)

Will Nathan Trent Be “Running” to the ESC Finals for Austria?

Nathan Trent’s “Running on Air” has an easy, earnest quality, but will it get Austria to the Eurovision finals?

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Jacques Houdek will represent Croatia at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest (Photo: Jacques Houdek Facebook)

Croatia, “My Friend”, Jacques Houdek is Too Much

Someone needs to tell Croatia that you don’t need to do all the things at once.

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Anja Nissen will represent Denmark at the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest (Photo: DR)

“Where I Am” with Denmark’s Choice of Anja Nissen for Kyiv

Anja Nissen’s second attempt to represent Denmark at the Eurovision Song Contest is a strong performance.

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Poland’s “Flashlight” Needs Some Batteries

Kasia Mos’ “Flashlight” needs some energy if it’s going to qualify Poland for the 2017 Eurovision finals.

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Germany’s Less Than “Perfect Life”

So…Germany doesn’t want to win this year’s Eurovision Song Contest, right? Levina’s “Perfect Life” is DOA.

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Eurovision 2016 Entry: Sweden – Frans – “If I Were Sorry”

Sweden doesn’t seem to be “Sorry” about their choice of Frans as their auto-qualifier for the Eurovision Song Contest

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