#40: YIKES

Eurovision ticket prices? Yikes. Lithuania Marathon finale shenanigans? Yikes. Ukraine’s Vidbir Inquisition? YIKES. It’s been a week, y’all.

Episode Summary

  • Eurovision ticket prices announced (1:25)
  • France not a fan of Duz Pua (3:42)
  • Ben and Mike are 23rd cousins twice removed (5:55)
  • Germany chooses S!sters’ “Sister” (7:14)
  • Hungary’s Joci Pápai returns to Eurovision with “Az Én Apám” (11:04)
  • Ukraine was A THING (13:08)
  • Denmark’s Leonora changes the tone with “Love is Forever” (22:07)
  • How Many People in Lithuania? Jurijus “Run with the Lions” (28:31)
  • Melfest Checkin (33:19)
  • This week: Finland, Georgia, Iceland, Moldova, Norway, Portugal, Serbia, Belgium, North Macedonia (34:54)



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