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Post-Eurovision 2014: A look at jury voting

Austrian drag queen, Conchita Wurst, holding the trophy of the 2014 Eurovision Song Contest

Unfortunately, due to personal reasons I was not able to make my annual reviews of the entries or the show in general. However, Eurovision 2014 is not yet ancient history and we will still discussing the festival for at least one more week.

The following is my own analysis of the jury voting. A closer look at transparency between the jurors from Western Europe and the ex-Soviet states.

Post-Eurovision 2014: A look at jury voting

For the first time ever, the EBU released a breakdown of the national jury voting. Not long ago it was believed that the 100% televoting system was politically-motivated. However, this year’s results had proven otherwise. In a handful of countries, the jury members are far more politically-motivated than the average… click here to read the rest of the article