Yes, it’s a wonder that a sweet little pop ditty by Lena from Germany won Eurovision, with not a sequin or topless dancer in sight. How did she manage to beat Greece’s white pants, Armenia’s mythical Apricot Stone and the butterfly wings of Belarus? Must be the cute accent.


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