Cardiff: Rugby and Song

Many were perplexed with my decision not to travel to Dublin to support Kerry in the All-Ireland Football Final on Sunday 20th September last. Matters of national importance took precedence that weekend, and so I found myself travelling to Cardiff to see Ireland’s opening game in the Rugby World Cup against Canada. With the sixty-minute … Continue reading Cardiff: Rugby and Song

All kinds of Anything

Eurotrash. Ridiculous. Kitsch. Hotbed of sodomy. All words used to describe the Eurovision Song Contest, aka Eurovision, by its critics. All kinds of anything have been broadcast as part of the contest, edging Mullaghanish1 close to meltdown. It wouldn’t surprise me if the show has been denounced from pulpits. If Eurovision was a man I … Continue reading All kinds of Anything