Did Merkel’s politics hurt Germany at Eurovision?

Did Merkel’s politics hurt Germany at Eurovision?

Eurovision Song Contest favourite Denmark won the competition on Saturday night, while Germany plunged to 21st place – the worst showing in five years – amidst speculation that it was payback for Angela Merkel’s hated policies.

Sound problems plague Eurovision semi-final

Sound problems plague Eurovision semi-final

Guttenberg requests Deep Purple send-off

Guttenberg requests Deep Purple send-off

Düsseldorf accused of using ‘trickery’ to win Eurovision

Düsseldorf accused of using ‘trickery’ to win Eurovision