In a competitive year with a number of fan favourites, Israel’s Netta Barzilai outdid everyone. The “Toy” singer won over European televoters and took the trophy in a storm of Mizrahi sounds, chicken clucks and bold colour. Now, as Israeli fans celebrate the momentous win, attention turns to Israel hosting Eurovision 2019 and the growing controversy surrounding that.

Iceland has emerged as a hotspot of dissent. Some of the country’s Eurovision artists — from both the national finals and the actual ESC — have called on national broadcaster RÚV to boycott the 2019 contest over the ongoing conflict between Israel and Palestine.

Among them is Daði Freyr, who came second to Svala in the national final in 2017 and who has emerged with his band Gagnamagnið as one of the country’s most beloved acts. Fans want him and the band to re-enter Söngvakeppni…but it’s clear that 2019 won’t be the year for him. He is very strong minded when it comes to matters of Israel vs. Palestine.

He tweeted: “Gagnamagnið was considering a come-back in Söngvakeppni 2019. However, we can not with good conscience be a part of the joy that is Eurovision, whilst the government of Israel and its army is brutally violating the rights of the people of Palestine around the corner. We urge RÚV to not take part in 2019″.

Daði is not the only one calling for a boycott. Paul Oscar — perhaps Iceland’s most beloved Eurovision star ever — expressed his opinion on the matter in a recent Facebook post.

“As much as I love Eurovision, I don’t think it should be too hard to sit one out and boycott a contest hosted by a nation that is repeatedly breaking international laws, violating basic human rights and committing bloody war crimes every single day. And has been doing so for the past 70 years. In this modern day and age, the news about Israel are definitely reaching people who upon till now may have been completely clueless about just how serious things are at Gaza. I used to be one of those clueless people. I had very little knowledge about what exactly was happening when Iceland last competed in Jerusalem in 1999.

Israels imagery campaign is biting them in the a** now. We know better! A friend of mine said: “I feel sorry for the people of Israel, who went through millenniums of segregation and the Holocaust, without regaining any knowledge about what peace truly is about. Instead they have now become the exact replica of their enemies”. This is the perfect opportunity to protest, to object against the massacre on the people of Palestine and draw the line for Israel. Dear RÚV. Grab this opportunity and use our absence to protest. We shouldn’t engage in this joyous party of denial! Entertainment, pop songs and glamorous outfits CAN be a political matter. To try and separate politics from entertainment and sports is just a lame excuse to ignore the matter in hand. Murdering innocent children is beyond everything political. It’s inhumane! 

Let’s boycott Eurovision 2019. To sit out on one contest is nothing compared to Israel’s massacre in Palestine. Who in their right minds wants to perform in Jerusalem, when there is a bloodbath right around the corner? I sure don’t!”

And the Icelandic public seems to agree with Daði and Paul. A petition was launched on Monday urging RÚV to boycott the contest. At the time of writing this post on Wednesday morning, more than 16,000 Icelanders had already signed it.

On the evening news on Tuesday, Skarphéðinn Guðmundsson, the TV program director of RÚV, said that Iceland has not yet confirmed its participation in 2019, and said that they had until the fall to do so. He also said that the broadcaster would have the Israel/Palestine situation in mind when assessing whether or not Iceland will confirm. This suggests that RÚV is really thinking things over regarding the whole matter. Speaking to MBL, however, it seems Iceland is leaning toward participation. Guðmundsson said: “We expect to take part next year as every year”.

Israel’s Eurovision win comes at a time of mounting tension, which coincides with the official opening of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem. On Monday Gaza saw unprecedented levels of violence that left 58 Palestinians dead and thousands more injured. As The Jerusalem Post reports, it was the highest death toll from Israeli fire since 2014.

Other European nations might also be thinking carefully about their next step. Dublin’s Lord Mayor has already called for Ireland to boycott for the contest.

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Bilbo
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When will we finally start learning from history?
This discussion makes me sad.

BEFAN
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Especially for Bella, Honduran, Gee, sam, and all similar Clowns: Chapter 2

PALESTINIANS is A FICTION !! NEVER EXISTED !! Chapter 2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=re3L97sWY-A

Miguel
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This video is a ficticion! Its a shame

BEFAN
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Me la pela Miguel. La verguenza es no asimilar la realidad ! Probablemente necesitas un poco más de tiempo…

BEFAN
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This one I’ll do in English: And Miguel, when will Spain return Ceuta and Melilla to Morocco?….. 🙂

Efi
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Maybe when the UK returns Gibraltar to Spain?

BEFAN
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Especially for Bella, Honduran, Gee, sam and all similar Clowns:

PALESTINIANS is A FICTION !! NEVER EXISTED !! Chapter 1

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xVAR6BvYkW0

Rimig
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Wow! I am stunned… The comment section here is absolutely DISGUSTING! Reading most of the comments make me sick. People, go and enjoy spring while it lasts and stop vomiting garbage on eachother! Wars will continue and people will keep on killing eachother anyway. They don’t need your fighting to encourage them!

BEFAN
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BREAKING NEWS !! BREAKING NEWS !! JEWS DID NOT KILL JESUS !! (well…it’s already known for decades – but seems some here are not updated yet…)

https://www.christianitytoday.com/ct/2000/augustweb-only/42.0b.html

LILIA
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well said 🙂

BEFAN
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MESSAGE TO – GEE, JEFFERSON,sam, Honduran – and similar CLOWNS !: Gee… I tried to pacify this thread… but I see that the attacks continue… so YOU force me to put my PITBULL outfit AGAIN (let it be…): The “land” you are talking about is L-I-B-E-R-A-T-E-D !!!! Palestinians NEVER existed !! (This is a FICTION used for Political purposes)These are squatters that came from Jordan, Syria, Irak, Lebanon, Turkey during the Ottoman empire , squatting a land that now are claiming their own? Ludicrous !! They are sitting on the L-I-B-E-R-T-E-D land (that only International MORONS call it “occupied territories”)… Read more »
LILIA
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well said 🙂

Bella
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That dear Lilia/Befan/Misc. spent another full day on Wiwibloggs, I think it’s been 4 now… Must be really hard to (allegedly) study law in a subpar school in Israel, haha! Honey, you could at least try to keep your avatars consistent, it’s pretty obvious you’re changing names. 😉 “I tried to pacify this thread”, lol… You tried to pacify nothing, you spent days attacking everyone with racist insults until you decided to post “Let’s stop and all sing kumbaya now”. That’s not pacifying, that’s called schizophrenia. And now the latest news “Palestinians never existed”; so on top of everything you… Read more »
BEFAN
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Bella (the pseudo “impeccable” English (that serves for nothing due to reading disorder), the one that can’t control herself (by your own words) and with DID…. Your reply dear, shows A LOT OF FRUSTRATION darling… Is it because your ignorant PROPAGANDA is simply… NOT working?? ha…?? Well the fact (whether you like it or not) is that Palestine NEVER EXISTED!!.. Gaza belonged to Egypt and the West bank to Jordan. Use your ISRAELI TECHNOLOGY computer to find it out 🙂 Gosh… Did the English filled so much your brains till there’s no more available space for additional information? 🙂 ha… Read more »
LLila
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Ha ha ha
Big like BEFAN 🙂

Miguel
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Vomitivo, cinico! Fascista! Tu si eres terrorista como tu gobierno

BEFAN
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Y éste es tu mejor Miguel? ? Pobrecito…Veo que la realidad te confunde (y mucho) 🙂

BEFAN
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This one I’ll do in English: And Miguel, when will Spain return Ceuta and Melilla to Morocco?? 🙂

sam
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This is more than boycotting Israel over one terrorisr attack that just so happened to be fabricated. The Israeli government has been systematically forcing Palestinians off of their land and creating settlemenrs on that land. Iceland isn’t standing in solidarity with Hamas, but with the people of Palestine who are undergoing a system of apartheid similar to South Africa, pre-Mandela.

GEE
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So true. The land grabs of Israel will no longer be tolerated.

BEFAN
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What is intolerable dear, is YOUR IGNORANCE ! Try next time to sound just a bit more intelligent (rather than stupid) – will ya’ !! Stupidity darling is NOT a good color on you 🙂

Nitzili
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Well, you obviously have no idea what you’re talking about so…

JEFFERSON
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God is sad with all these wars that exist in this world. Unfortunately all this will only end when Jesus comes back and finally in these absurd wars. How many Jews as Palestinians who are killing mercilessly for such a land will be punished forever.

JEFFERSON
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My duty as a Christian is to preach the return of Jesus, who loves Jews, Palestinians, English, Russians, North Americans, finally: EVERYONE!

Poc
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Long live Israel!

GEE
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May Israel die in your dingle berry butt crack!

LILIA
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YOU ARE SO UGLY AND DISGUSTING YAKKKKKKKK

Joe
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For the record: 7 points from the Icelandic televote, 8 points from the Icelandic jury.

JJ Thompson
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Dude, what is so hard to understand? This article is about a couple of Icelandic artists calling for a boycott because of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. The points from Iceland were given by televoters and jury members (DIFFERENT people) because they liked Netta’s song. Tell me, “for the record”, what is so difficult to understand?

Iceland is not a person, it’s a country with 300,000 people all with different opinions and tastes, like any other country.

Jeez, I can’t with the average IQ on this blog…

Magpie
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So let me get this straight. Israel needed to win because Netta and now we need to boycott Israel because dead Hamas terrorists?

I’m confused.

Honduran
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Hope in humanity restored. I think if Iceland doesn’t participate in next year’s Eurovision, many countries will follow their example and also withdraw from the contest. I am glad people are getting behind a cause and acknowledging the terrible crimes that the illegal state of Israel is committing against the Palestinians. As much as I like Eurovision, I would love to see many countries unifying against Israel’s crimes and boycotting the 2019 contest if it’s held in Israel. We cannot ignore or deny the situation behind the excuse that “Eurovision is not a Political event” well it is, ask Jamala.
Micky
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Let’s see if we can make a proper linkage to find out really what you, the humane Honduran (btw I doubt you’re a Honduran, probably more like Roger waters…), really stand for: You’re supporting the Palestinians (which many posts here share links to major news sites that made it clear those who died were Hamas terrorists trying to stir up things while hiding behind women and children trying to invade Israel, thus got shot and killed), who support Bashar al-Asad regime in Syria who just committed mass murders and a massacre to his own people of nearly a half a… Read more »
GEE
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False equivalences and Whatboutisms isnt gonna work. Israel is a PR nightmare. Plus, who the eff would want to visit the cesspool called Israel.

LILIA
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GO TO YOUR TERRORIST FRIEND S
YOU ARE SO UGLY AND DISGUSTING YAKKKKKKK
FREE ISRAEL FROM TERRORISTS PALESTINIANS

Nitzili
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It was already confirmed by several media outlets around the world that those who died in Gaza in the last few days were armed Hamas terrorists set out to attack Israel, so supporting this boycotting thing is supporting terrorism, period. I do think that the crisis in Gaza should be addressed and if you’re so concerned by it, why not do something about it in the rest 362 days of the year when it actually counts instead of blaming Eurovision? Also, we have to recognize Hamas responsibility for the crisis in Gaza too, that’s the only way we can move… Read more »
TGroupper
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Dont get your hopes too high and dont hold your breath. We have more than a year to the next esc. Everyone would take part, including iceland and ireland as they did in the past.

BEFAN
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Dear all (and I mean it seriously!) After we poured here our emotions back and forth on each other – along the surfacing news (and a lot of confusion) – I call all of us to RE-UNITE back together to what we ALL are here for – and that’s the LOVE of Eurovision. I’ll be happy to be the first – and I’ll avoid any further political posts

Loic
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TV in Switzerland is now showing that the 66 persons killed were terrorists from Hamas group. Now I’m very confused….
Have I been supporting a terrorist group lol?

Lemos
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Yes I also saw that online, very confusing

jimmy
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That sounds like a really interesting Article or video! Could you maybe share a link? Would love to read it.

jimmy
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God now that everyones talking about it loic…….. would really love to see it could you send a link?
Sounds like a good read!

Leticia
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Yes it’s everywhere online. It was a terrorist attack by the palestinians. I’m shocked.

https://edition-m.cnn.com/2018/05/16/middleeast/hamas-members-gaza-deaths/index.html

jimmy
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I’m not shocked at all…….. It’s CNN they would make up something like that

Pierre
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French Television and newspapers are also saying that it was a terrorist attack by palestiniens

http://www.lefigaro.fr/flash-actu/2018/05/16/97001-20180516FILWWW00263-gaza-50-palestiniens-tues-appartenaient-au-hamas.php

LILIA
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CNN IS usually pro-Palestinians, YOU confused with Fox News that they are pro-Israel
.. Another lie from the creator of Roger Waters

Jo.
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Gosh!! the comments here are a disgrace.

BEFAN
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This Efi, That Efi……. a New case of DID in Wiwibloggs. It’s getting interesting by the minute 🙂 🙂

Efi
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I am from Mars (hey, if BEFAN can pretend he’s Belgian, I can say whatever I want!).
Why don’t we stop talking about the Icelandic boycott (no one really cares too much about that) and start talking about boycotting annoying trolls like Llila and BEFAN?

jimmy
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PREACH IT EFI

LLila
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Efi we missed you lol
Whats up dude?
Did you send Eleni our love?

Efi
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Can’t you even distinguish that I am not THAT Efi? I can write a decent English… Switch off your computer or lay down your mobile phone cause it looks like there’s not enough oxygen reaching your brain (or whatever stuff is inside your head)

LLila
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Ho Efi so you are not that Efi?? So are u Bella ?
Stop insulting pepole about their English…you are so stupid..no one likes u here..go to other blog ..stupid troll!!!

jimmy
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Big words from Llila there!!!!!!!
I like you Bella you have a great grasp of the English language , you give insightful opinions and you spread truthful news.

BEFAN
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BEFAN
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Efi, welcome back !! Woke up from your depression? 🙂

jimmy
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Why wouldn’t she be depressed , the better song lost!

BEFAN
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Well jimmy you see… the minority also have a voice…… but the MAJORITY chose even a BETTER one 🙂

Kris
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The heavens? How were you claiming Netta is trending in India when now you’re suddenly Belgian! This absurdity has gone on too long from a bunch of people who keep posting same thing over and over.

BEFAN
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En Efi, welkom bij hasselt, ik zal je ons beste lokale bier aanbieden

Foowley
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If that’s supposed to be Flemish, you aint fooling me. Google translate much?

BEFAN
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Dialect

jimmy
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good one befan ………

BEFAN
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FL: onthaal aan Hasselt, zal ik u ons beste lokaal bier aanbieden

Efi
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BEFAN, Ik zou graag dat bier aanemen als je kon stoppen met die fanatieke pro-israëlische propaganda. Ik ben zeker geen Palestijnse voorstander, maar ik hoef zeker niet te horen dat er alleen maar schatjes in Israël rondlopen…

Once that was said, I am not Efi nor Bella (don’t even know who that Bella-person is)

Efi
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Oh, and if you need more proofs I am not Efi… Eleni’s song wouldn’t have been a worthy winner at all. I was supporting Bulgaria, Austria and Estonia

BEFAN
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And I was rooting for Albania….. 🙂

BEFAN
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Bedankt Efi, houd ik van Israël en ik kan niet begrijpen waarom de mensen de enige democratie in het Midden-Oosten aanvallen

Efi
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You just showed clearly that you are not Belgian, BEFAN. Unfortunately, Google translate is far from perfect and what you just wrote is a grammatical nonsense. You can take off your mask now, buddy!

BEFAN
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Salut Efi, en fait je viens de déménager à Hasselt (de Dinant) il y a 3 mois (pour le travaille – carJ’ai travaillé toujours à l’international mais jamais en Flandre). Je te remercie bien de me corriger,. Comme ca je peux m’améliorer. Même si je fais des fautes – je communiquerai QUE en flamand – jusqu’à ce que ce soit parfait!! Je reconnais, oui, il y a encore de travail à faire..Maar, geen paniek Efi, Ik zal verbeteren. 🙂

Anastasia
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Calling for a boycott is hypocritical enough but seeing that Statement is even worse – how does a public figure manage to get so many of the most disgusting “not-antisemite Israel critic” tropes in one post while seemingly getting so much support instead of backlash?! Started of really bad with the “comitting war crimes every day” nonsense, then gets REALLY disgusting with the “Jews are the ones who should’ve learned from the Holocaust” and “Jewish child murderers killing innocent children!” stuff… Wow, just wow…

LLila
Guest

Well said!

Nikos
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I think this is ridiculous that people are calling for a boycott over Israel (and most specifically Jerusalem), considering that everyone was more than ok with Baku 2012…

BEFAN
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It WAS Jerusalem 1979, It WAS Jerusalem 1999 and it WILL be Jerusalem 2019 !!
The party is ON – Invitations sent !! Everyone is welcome !! Who doesn’t come – STAY AT HOME (and suck a lemon – for a better sour taste 🙂 ). Let the SWEET PARTY BEGIN !!!

LLila
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https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=iO4UKXmr8zk
Iceland and Ireland this is what u support ..
Watch: Hamas traning little kids to kill.

Bella
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lol… Did you spend the entire day on Wiwibloggs again, spreading your hate and propaganda? There are literally comments from you every 10 minutes (and that’s just under the Lilia nickname, who knows how many others you’re using). How many days has it been now? 😀 No need to answer, you’ve been posting the same thing over and over so I can tell already: “I do what I want, you’re an antisemitic pig/BDS propagandist/Hamas terrorist! You’re Swedish? I hate Sweden! You’re Finnish? I hate Finland! You’re Australian? I hate Australia too! I hate every country you’re likely to be from!… Read more »
LLila
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Bla bla bla Stupid Bella .. baca bacu baca bacu ..were not your toy stupid Bella..

jimmy
Guest

Well said Bella! She ain’t got no life! Spending here whole day spreading hate!
I feel sorry for her.
Xxx

LLila
Guest

Blablabla
Bacabacubacabacu
Where not your toy..you stupid boy
Chikennnn lol

Bella
Guest

It’s great that you also speak a bit of Japanese (but it’s spelled “baka” with a k, not with a c). Btw, you’ll be happy to know that Japan’s PM Shinzo Abe met Abbas 10 days ago, confirmed they would never move their embassy to Jerusalem, provided $1.86 billion in aid to Palestinians and will offer another $10 million. I’m sure the news must delight you.

Keep speaking Japanese, it suits you very well!
Pusu/Kisses! 😉

jimmy
Guest

Great news Bella , at least more countries are now seeing the facts.

jimmy
Guest

“Why have you been coming home so late in the evening?
Is there someone else that I should know about?”

Lilila—— Nah mate just on wiwibloggs spreading hate all day!

BEFAN
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Bella dear – AGAIN (!) with your “impeccable” English?? It’s good to Show Off dear (NOT that we are impressed – just that we are really getting bored from you repeating it again.. and again.. and again…. and again…and). But what does it serve YOU at all this “impeccable” English of yours – if you can’t understand while reading – EVEN a simple text? Well… NADA, ei mitään, INGENTING !!! This is called a “reading disorder” (and for your Highness Bella – Dyslexia!). As I mentioned before I talked about Computer – YOU replied with Internet, I talked about Technology… Read more »
jimmy
Guest

ohhh Befan relax and eat a Belgian waffle! Your not you when your hungry!

BEFAN
Guest

Came back from the pub jimmy? I see you ARE already HIGH 🙂

jimmy
Guest

Nah just after watching “Micheal Collins” great movie , well worth a watch!

François
Guest

SO now that all news show that the people killed at the Israeli boarder were terrorists, can we say Iceland support terrorism?

Just asking

LLila
Guest

Is that new to u?

jimmy
Guest

Hahahahahaha according to the Israeli delegation they must be now added to the “axis of evil”.
USA and Israel will invade in 24 hours for they hot spring waters 😉

BEFAN
Guest

I see you are s-h-a-k-i-n-g jimmy, A good remedy: RUN to your pub in the corner and take a Mescan (Westport Red Tripel) – it’s the strongest (8.5%) to make you HIGH. But hurry up – doors are closing at 23h. hurry…hurry

LLila
Guest

Lol 🙂

jimmy
Guest

Hahahahahahaha no need we have allies in the European Union something Israel will never have. Plus half of the USA government and senate has
Irish – American heritage so its all good. But thanks for the Concern.

Glad to see you enjoy our produce , though that drink you so speak of is not consumed in Ireland. I enjoy a nice Jameson! Ya know gotta standards babes.

xoxoxoxo

Thomas
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I don’t know if Iceland supports terrorism. But I’m embarrassed now, because I supported the palestinian side lol

BEFAN
Guest

We love when people in support of Palestinian (leaders) are embarrassed… That’s how it should be. Feel a relief my friend and support PEACE !!

Alon I srael
Guest

you should all apologixe! it’s not the first time you are spreading lies against us…
look at them…. do they look so innocent to you??

BEFAN
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François mon cher – LA RÉPONSE EST OUI !

Bella
Guest

Which news show that, lol?

Alon I srael
Guest

no!! I celand and all other countries suffer from naivity!!

LLila
Guest

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=YNc7xbEGW24
Look at the Pedofils HAMAS who merry its members with little girls.
Iceland you support pedofils..Disgusting really!

jimmy
Guest

Instead of showing non factual content why don’t you show the truth.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xbMWQoypif4
Watch full video. They couldn’t deal with a man with no weapons. It’s kinda funny how little training they have in this kinda suff!
SAD!

LLila
Guest

So u support pedofilia?? Disgusing Jimmy!

jimmy
Guest

Clearly don’t you idiot.
But don’t give us fake news.
You never mentioned IDF Military brutality as seen in my factual video.
SAD!

LLila
Guest

So you do support Hamas terrorist group who is also pedofiles…DISGUSTING

Alon I srael
Guest

jimmy can’t accept the truth!!! he lost and can’t deal with it…Hamas= isis= hizballah….
they kill also your people…

jimmy
Guest

untrue statement –

BEFAN
Guest

jimmy – BE AWARE !! In that pace… the terrorists will ask you to join them. Well…… the first thing they’ll do to you is…. CUT … humm…. , You know what? I’ll finish by saying: TAKE CARE OF YOUR SPAGHETTI 🙂 🙂 🙂

LLila
Guest

Lol and lol and lol

jimmy
Guest

*case
A very incoherent structured response.
I would have expected better from a Belgian. 🙁

Alon I srael
Guest

racist Jimmy!!!!

Jimmy
Guest

Hahahaha do you even know what a racist means …….. take out a dictionary love or if you want I could give you an English course for free??????

Jimmy
Guest

And you’re a fool Hahahaha

Alon I srael
Guest

we know english better than any other forign language you study there… we all know that you are so ignorants there…i know what a racist is! you expected a belgian to speak english better than an israeli…. this is also categorised as racism…
by the way, do you learn arabic?

jimmy
Guest
Ye see thing was that I hinting that he wasn’t Belgian. However I don’t mind repeating it for you because I know that your like…… well….. a bit . . . . . By they way in case your wonder I can speak fluent Irish , and German not mention English as my clear native tongue. No I do not speak Arabic as I’m a European and not from the Middle East thus I would have no use for arabic. Do you speak Arabic considering your from the Middle East and of course it would break down barriers in country… Read more »
Charles II
Guest

So an interesting fact – Ireland was neutral during WW2. Just saying.

LLila
Guest

Charles II
Why is that not shock me at all??

jimmy
Guest

What has that got to do with anything????
We had just won our Independence!!!!!
what are you trying to say were all nazi’s??????
Hugh O’Flaherty an Irish Catholic priest and senior official of the Roman Curia, and significant figure in Catholic resistance to Nazism. During World War II was responsible for saving 6,500 Allied soldiers and Jews.
so ………… don’t hit me or Ireland up with your nazi excuse!

Micky
Guest

So you’re Irish, now it all makes sense…I bet you accused Britain to be cruel and murdering country…
Go support the IRA, idiot.

Jimmy
Guest

God that took you a while………. for studying in Oxford I presume you’re fairly DIM

Jimmy
Guest

Sure if your British…….. we have plenty of evidence of your cruelty in Iraq ——— no evidence for being there.
Afghanistan——— likewise.
Northern Ireland———- Bloody Sunday, Guildford four etc
Thank God for Brexit, I’m enjoying your country go down the toilet lol

Jimmy
Guest

They kinda did murder , burn and rape this country. But you never learned anything Britannia did wrong did you. They don’t teach you those sort of things. Your education system is weak Hahahaha and your paying the price now with brexit……… Non – educated fools voting to leave.
Slán

jimmy
Guest

What has that got to do with anything????
We had just won our Independence!!!!!
what are you trying to say were all nazi’s??????
Hugh O’Flaherty an Irish Catholic priest and senior official of the Roman Curia, and significant figure in Catholic resistance to Nazism. During World War II was responsible for saving 6,500 Allied soldiers and Jews.
so ………… don’t hit me or Ireland up with your nazi excuse!

jimmy
Guest

Clearly no response from Charles II as his point has no relevance.

BEFAN
Guest

jimmy – what a surprise !!! I’m applauding !!! You are showing EXACTLY (!!) the opposite. How the Israeli army show Humanity and RESTRAIN !! in front of an unarmed TROUBLE MAKER (he is still a trouble maker) in repeat PROVOCATION (well… till it was too much..).
Bring more of these ones, will ya’ 🙂 ha ha ha

jimmy
Guest

Befan lower your voice honey or should I say LiLIA.
If smacking someone over the head with a gun is restraint!
– I only fear for what we don’t see.

Alon I srael
Guest

do they know that we bring wounded syrians to our hospitals??
or let abu mazen be treated in our hospitals?

BEFAN
Guest

Yeahp – for the world to see who they are !!

Rasmus
Guest

I really dont understand their decision. They are in the football cup in Russia without any problems at all and on the news it have been said the most of them were palestinian terrorists who were killed. Terrorists is not a good thing in my world. I have never in my whole life heard about a israeli terrorist bomber. But i have heard a lot of palestine terrorist bombers. So i dont know how Iceland is thinking really.

Lady Gaga
Guest

After 4 years of non-qualification, Iceland should definitely withdraw so they can re-think their Eurovision strategy, and come back stronger (like Portugal, Czech, etc). If they’re going to send another dreary ballad, might as well keep it to themselves. So by all means, withdraw

jimmy
Guest

The Actual hate for Iceland or Ireland to even consider not going to the ESC Israel 2019 is astounding. It actually shows how desperate they are to have good media attention for ESC 2019.
Well done wiwibloggs for showing use valuable information.

Marcelo
Guest

RÚV now considers seriously to withdraw from Eurovision 2019 after the petition got around 22,000 signatures. It will be sad that they miss out Eurovision just because of a political issue but I guess that’s only on them to change that. I highly doubt anyone will consider to join Iceland in this boycott, so good luck to them.

Still, you are looking way and way hypocritical as time progresses, Iceland. Remember when you send Selma to participate in Jerusalem 1999 and she got you your best result ever in the contest? Yeah… what happened there?

sam
Guest
Their placement at Eurovision has nothing to do with them supporting a Eurovision in Israel. If 1999 was hosted in London, for example, and everyone sent the same songs— they would have still most likely placed second. Has nothing to do with Israel. I also wouldn’t be too sure about nobody joining them in this boycott, minutes after the Israeli victory numerous nations called their participation into question— specifically the more liberal ones. I do believe Eurovision should remain an event to bring people together and should not involve politics whatsoever, and a Eurovision in Jerusalem is a politically-motivated gesture.… Read more »
LLila
Guest

What is ” palestine” ?
Never heard about it..

Rome
Guest

Don’t be such an ignorant for God’s Sake. ._.

LLila
Guest

U are ignorant..
There is no such thing as such as Palestine state..

jimmy
Guest

Nothing new with this one she’ll always be the same

LLila
Guest

Jimmy Whatever you say…..

Micky
Guest

Let them, who cares….it is there loss for being too blind and stupid and for buying hamas bull crap and lies.

EurovisionFan
Guest
OK poor Iceland. Already very isolated and they want to be even more alone. For the first time a lot of countries already confirmed their participation by now and Iceland wants to boycott, lol so cute. Unfortunately they didn’t remember to boycott Eurovision in Russia during the Georgian war :))) Hamas sent people to the border with Israel in order to cross the border. Maybe Israel could do better in order to avoid that, but that line cannot be crossed with People that scream all day “Kill Jews”. Anyway, Iceland sends all the time crappy songs. I’m happy they don’t… Read more »
Josh
Guest

You forgot to say, Israel tried a few times to share Jerusalem with Palestine. But Palestine always went on war with Israel and because of that Palestine lost some territory. They always wanted to destroy Israel and the Jews, even centuries ago.

Gtrf-22
Guest

And since when LGBT family and Euro fans worry about Palestine and other people that kill gays?
I’m shocked with Iceland. I’m sure they are not Eurovision fans those that signed that petition.

Marcelo
Guest

Iceland is probably the most left-leaning country in all of Europe. That’s probably why Icelanders have a huge support of Palestine. And there’s nothing wrong with that.

But, boycotting Eurovision now? After competing 7 long years in the contest alongside Israel having already recognised Palestine as a state, it’s not consistent at all. It screams hypocritical.

LLila
Guest

Eurovisionfan
Thanks 🙂 its nice finally reading the truth.
You explain it perfectlly…

IcelandDorgi
Guest

STUPID 22.000 Iceland people that forgot to boycott Russia during Crimea occupation and Georgian war. Fortunately I’m not one of them.

LLila
Guest

Good u are smart.
You welcome in Israel even if Iceland wont praticipate..it will be the best eurovision ever.. jusy wait and see..We Israelis know how to party..and also im sure the production will be Amazing.

Lady Gaga
Guest

I have to say I totally agree with this. What Hamas did was a provocation, what were they expecting Israel to do, allow the people to cross the border & massacre civilians? Unfortunately, they got the coverage they wanted, to the delight of ultra-left leaning politicians. Also, agree with the point below, how can the West say they promote LGBT rights, while at the other hand they would support a regime (like Hamas) that kills LGBT people. Politicians should stay out of this contest

Julian
Guest

Iceland is scheduled to participate in Russia very soon to the Football World Cup. They are probably also thinking very hard not to participate.

Marcelo
Guest

No, actually. In fact, they are very thrilled to participate in their first World Cup. Just look at the Icelandic spokesperson this year: “Team Iceland is ready for the World Cup”.

Yeah, they don’t care it’s Russia, who has commited much more atrocities and violations of international law than Israel. I’m not angry at them because everyone wants to see their home team play in the biggest sports event in the planet but this sudden boycott for Eurovision seems hypocritical to say the least.

Lady Gaga
Guest

The hypocrisy. They should withdraw from Russia too!

Peace
Guest

What if Palestine was allowed to participate? Just a thought, and I doubt it will happen, but… it would be interesting, no?

BEFAN
Guest

Peaceful Palestinians are welcome 🙂 – terrorists NOT !! RAUS !! OUT !!

Joe
Guest

Look, before you jump into the fire about this whole mess, read this just so you (and the Irish and Icelanders apparently) can get your facts straight about both sides:
http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-news-and-politics/262329/gaza-media-explainer

Empire Plays
Guest

I’m portuguese but i accept the Israeli victory, even I didn’t like the song. They deserved it

BEFAN
Guest

Obrigado !!! e foi muito giro 🙂 (on behalf of Israelis – I’m not one…)

Michael
Guest
As far as I’m aware, I don’t remember Eurovision singers calling for a boycott of Eurovsion 2009, which was held in Moscow less than a year after the Russo-Georgian War. There was some controversy over their awful treatment of gays (which, as we know, has gotten worse) but no one complained about going to a country that just invaded its neighbor. On the other hand, Israel is surrounded by people who hate their guts simply for being Jewish and, at least Hamas, would support mass pogroms on them if they could. Now, that’s not saying that I agree with every… Read more »
BEFAN
Guest

RIGHT !

Micky
Guest

Let them boycot – with the crappy songs they send, they won’t be missed!
I guess the only way for someone to hear about them, since it is not their expertise in song producing, is for them to start such a non sense.

Ben
Guest

I am sure Iceland wouldn’t care about Russia occupying Crimea, Armenia occupying Karabakh, Turkey occupying Cyprus etc etc.. What a hypocrisy srsly..

Paul
Guest

Guys, educate yourselves a bit before speaking on political issues and war crimes. There are a lot of layers to what’s happening in Gaza. Don’t just jump to conclusions about Israel and their actions based off of news that are spun in a very misleading direction. Seek out the facts and then analyze.

Pollaski
Guest

But… but… it was 62-0!

Lopsided death tolls always mean it was a one-sided massacre of injustice!

BEFAN
Guest
No Pollaski, Who asked them to come to the border and destroy it – in the first place?? and what is more important – FOR WHAT PURPOSE?? What? To commit terrorist acts inside Israel?? So if there were Israelis killed that would be balanced?? Are you insane? I would like to see South Koreans try to do the same on the border of North Korea and what would be the result !! The Koreans at least have brains (and would never do something like that). If Palestinians have grievances they should address it to their Rulers – HAMAS. If Hamas… Read more »
LLila
Guest

Well said

Pollaski
Guest

Son, there has to be something seriously wrong with you to not realize that was sarcasm.

LLila
Guest

Lol “Son” ?? How old are u Pollaski??

Pollaski
Guest

Old.

LLila
Guest

Pollaski
Im sure u not.. 🙂

Kris
Guest

Apparently the international law!!
Isn’t removal of the wall between west bank and Israel one of the things UN has mandated?

Micky
Guest
IDF is not chasing them and shooting them in the back. IDF is at its post, defending a border. They come to the border with the intention of breaching it, and invading a sovereign country, which incidentally have the strongest military in the whole region – what would you expect? I am surprised it is JUST 62-0. If you walk in a lions den with the intention of poking them, don’t be surprised if you’re eaten by it! Hamas already acknowledged that 54 out of the 62 were his activists/terrorists, that 8 month old baby that they claim was choked… Read more »
BEFAN
Guest

Kudos Micky !! well said !

Pollaski
Guest

How f*cking sick is that?

“I’m going to bring MY BABY” into a war zone. Hopefully she’ll get killed so I can use her for propaganda purposes!”

People who think like that are quickly approaching the threshold where you can’t even be sure if they’re human.

LLila
Guest

Pollaski Only love for u from Israel 😉

Ben
Guest

Maybe they can go to Gaza for Eurovision. Palestinians will be happy to have a lot of LGBT members there. They love them to death !!

Charles II
Guest

You won the comment of the day

BEFAN
Guest

Agree ;-))

BEFAN
Guest

I think all the Bellas (and other nick names) didn’t expect such an “Ow and Shock” responses. They thought they’ll find here – some poodles for their shenanigans – But actually… found PITBULLS !!! Ha ha ha….. Campaign FAILED fellows !! Now go and relax in the coffee room of the “BE THE ASS” office.

Jimmy
Guest

Oh Befan just leave. Your a very vicious person and sadly your giving a horrible impression of Israel.
It’s funny how you think we’re all part of BDS but we’re not we’re just ordinary people who don’t like your governments actions and using the Eurovision as a political move eg hosting it in Jerusalem

GET A LIFE , PERHAPS GET OFF YOUR COMPUTER FOR ONCE AND SEE THE REAL WORLD!

BEFAN
Guest

And why should we do it? To Please you?? Neh…. That’s not gonna happen ! PS – aren’t you a bit too late dear?? Eurovison ALREADY (!!) played TWICE (!!) in Jerusalem – so who is doing politics out of it? Hummm……. Y-O-U !!

Jimmy
Guest

Tiocfaidh ár lá

BEFAN
Guest

Tá an ceart againn maireachtáil i síocháin

Charles II
Guest
Well Jimmy….As long as Europe supports the Iranian regime, which is responsible for the gassing of Syrian citizens (how many dead now? Half a million?), I guess that it is you who need to see the real world. Just recently Russia committed a chemical attack on British soil, and you’re still rushing for the world cup over there. No protests about that. But, maybe the real world for the country you’re from is all about the money. In that case – You can boycott Israel as much as you like, but just be a little honest with yourself and the… Read more »
Jimmy
Guest

There kinda was – Syria- the world condemned its actions- USA , France , Britain air strikes. P.s we still don’t know who committed the gas attacks. No impartial body has a report out.

Salisbury attack- There was action many Russian diplomats were removed in Europe including in Ireland!

Now it’s time for the real Europeans to come together and boycott Israel 2019.

XOXOXOXO
Your Justice for Palestine admirer

LLila
Guest

I already told u…
boycot and dont come..its fine with us..

Charles II
Guest

Oh the condemnation. If that’s taking a stance towards tyranny, do enjoy Sharia law.

Pollaski
Guest

To be fair, it really ain’t worth the price to do much more than that.

After Iraq, the USA isn’t very keen on trying to liberate a country of people who aren’t very keen on being liberated.

Alon I srael
Guest

you still don’t know who committed the gas attacks? but you knew very quickly that Israel killed 62 civilians??
what a miserable person you are!

LLila
Guest

First of all ..you get a life first ..i can see its very boring in Ireland or Iceland or Whatever…
If “not liking the goverament actions” means that you can trash Israel in every area so u wrong.
BEFAN is not an Israeli ..he is from Belguim..

Jimmy
Guest

Ahhh so you are friends and you have been in contact before………… Awkward

LLila
Guest

I love BEFAN comments so i once asked him where he is from.
But its a good idea ..i would love to be his friend.

Jimmy
Guest

Ok………….. Bit odd

LLila
Guest

Whats odd about that???

Charles II
Guest

Llila, There’s no point in arguing with him.
When he starts explaining why there are terror attacks in Europe, despite not “occupying” anyone, then we can start having an intellectual debate.
Till then he can remember the glory days of Ireland in Eurovision which are long long gone.

LLila
Guest

Charles ll
Agree with you !
Terror is a Terror is a Terror..
No metter if it happend in the center of Tel Aviv or in the Center of london or paris..its the same !
Thanks for your smart comment.

..

BEFAN
Guest

Thanks LLila (just came back from work – and seeing the haters getting more destabilized (as they really did’t expect it :-)). Go LLila

LLila
Guest

BEFAN Only love for you from Israel 🙂

Alon I srael
Guest

jimmy, you can’t be an ordinary person! supporting terrorists! supporting the evil!

LLila
Guest

Big like 🙂

BEFAN
Guest

Thanks LLila (just came back from work – and seeing the haters getting more destabilized (as they really did’t expect it :-)). Go LLila

bella
Guest

how many countries are expected to boycott israel now? seems like this political nonsense never will stop

BTW im not the same Bella from Sweden y’all seem to fight with in this comment section lol

Charles II
Guest

No one will boycott at the end.
And even if some will (And they won’t), there are far too many countries participating anyway.

BEFAN
Guest

Very right CharlesII 🙂

BEFAN
Guest

In fact none will withdraw !! Listen to Netta’s song: “Too much noise, I will teach ya’ – Trum pampa Uh…” Barking dogs don’t bite :-)) – so it’s just barking darling

Jimmy
Guest

P.s I don’t think anyone’s your darling…….. Befan

LLila
Guest

P.s. you sure not …

Jimmy
Guest

https://youtu.be/jYa1eI1hpDE

This Ones for LILIA 😉
#PreachTaylor

BEFAN
Guest

Oh gosh… Could it go lower and more infantile than this?…… Ridiculous is still a compliment to this… !

Jimmy
Guest

Thanks I do try at least it’s given all of us a good laugh!

Pollaski
Guest

Not even one of her good songs.

jimmy
Guest

A classic though…… You have to admit – its for the real fans!

Charles II
Guest

I find it funny that the Icelandic points giver was so proud of Iceland soccer team going to Russia, which is a country currently occupying a part of Ukraine (Crimea), in Europe, by force.
No boycotts there.

So far in that war, according to Wikipedia there are more that 10,000 casualties.
I guess Iceland finds that to be OK.
Well, then if you want to boycott – boycott, but at least have some integrity.

I also never see Icelandic people protest over Turkey occupying half of Cyprus.
Why is that?

bella
Guest

I believe its not to the same extent (the damage being done etc)

Plus let Iceland be happy about their football success! a small nation like that has never qualified to the World Cup (biggest event in the world) so them being proud is just about justified

Charles II
Guest

Hey – I’m happy for them. As far as I’m concerned they can win the world cup itself.

martin
Guest

Sorry but occupied Crimea together with the part of eastern Ukraine indirectly controlled by Russia is a larger area than the whole of Israel, Gaza and the West Bank together. Type in Google the search query “damage in Eastern Ukraine” and you’ll see how much damage has been done.

BEFAN
Guest

I’m happy to see Bella – you have at all a “belief mechanism” ( that’s good, that’s good). Now – let’s do an exercise shall we (to see the extent of the above mechanism):
(I’m using YOUR words ‘just’ changing the country and really few words….. OK? 🙂 ):
“Let ISRAEL be happy about their EUROVISION success! a small nation like that has DECIDED TO HOST IN THEIR CAPITAL JERUSALEM (the biggest TV SHOW in the world) so them being proud is just about justified”….. Can you BELIEVE that Bella?… Or….. your mechanism now just stopped working…. 🙂

LLila
Guest

Lol lol and lol 🙂

bella
Guest

im not the same Bella as y’all are fighting with lol calm down. I’m happy for israel

BEFAN
Guest

Well said !!

Pollaski
Guest

I personally call on all nations to join the United States in its boycott of the World Cup.

Really?
Guest
Dear Israeli fans! In particular LILIA and BEFAN. Don’t pay attention to Bella and Denis and possibly CocoUK because it’s the same Swedish “person” whose only interest in Eurovision is to trash any nation that is not Sweden or its direct neighbours. He or she goes also by the name of Davve, Sara, Yankee, Hate Portugal, Anti-Jo. His/hers, who pleaded for the extermination of all Portuguese and whose sole purpose in life until next year will be to instigate hate against Israeli’s organisation of the ESC. Also he/she is a nordic supremacist, so don’t be surprised if will read anti-Semitic… Read more »
LILIA
Guest

Really?
Thank you your comment is the best 🙂

Bella
Guest

Of course. And as a “Nordic supremacist”, that’s why I defend Palestine. Makes perfect sense. 😉

Also, if you check my comments on this blog for the past 2 years, you’ll see how much I hated “I can’t go on” and “Dance you off”, and that I think S. Sobral had the best ESC performance of all time. Very easy to verify.

Lilia, how many more nicknames are you going to come up with to post your bs? You know it’s very easy to verify, a Wiwi member just has to check the IP addresses.

Really?
Guest

Another example how this “person” operates. Making up fake beliefs and tastes.

Bella
Guest

Dude, your level of English is the same… No matter which nickname you use, you still can’t write properly. 😉

LLila
Guest

BELLA but you are just stupid with good english so?????
By the way his English is better than yours.
THIS is all you have to reponse?? Insulting pepole for their English??
Such a low level troll you are!

Really?
Guest

Another good example of bullying of this guy, but pretty harmless as compared to others, like in other comments below. BTW what exactly was wrong in my previous sentence?

LLila
Guest

Again lie!!!
Please william – if you read this check my IP and tell everyone how many are there?

BEFAN
Guest

Your IP address too Bella :-)) Forgot yours ?? or it’s beyond your intellect to remember such a detail?

BEFAN
Guest

Valuable information m8. Thanks and thumbs up !!

Really?
Guest

I know how it is to be bullied by this guy. So all my solidarity to you. Have a great contest in Israel!

LLila
Guest

Thanks and you are welcome 🙂

Denis
Guest

Im only myself. We are all different people.
But nice to see that English comprehensation isn’t very good in Israel. How you somehow got that we pleade for Potrtuguese extermination is beyond me. I would laugh if i wasn’t so concerned for lack of education

Really?
Guest

Again, a recurrent argument of this person. (Bella used it also). At least that is nicer than using blasphemy and wishing people were dead. BTW your English doesn’t seem perfect, as well, Denis/Davve/Sara/Bella/Anti-Jo/Hate Portugal. And yes, many times you used hate speech against Portugal. Now I see it will be against any country that wins Eurovision and that is not Sweden and possibly Denmark, Norway or Finland.

Denis
Guest
UH OK. I’m not Bella and she’s not me. II’m not any of those persons. Unlike some I don’t create fake accounts. I have never used hate speech against anybody on here, especially towards countries. I’m not against any country that wins ESC, why would I? That goes against the idea of ESC.. And what would be the point? Why you have us made us out to be a new generations Hitler’s out to exterminate people is beyond me. Especially when no one has said so. The only one creating hateful mood here is you when you accuse us of… Read more »
Really?
Guest

Denis/Davve and other nicknames. You are so full of sh!t. Check for yourself below in this section what Anti-Jo/Hate Portugal has written about Portugal and the Portuguese, and this is just a tiny part of it. But I shouldn’t remind you, because you know perfectly well, as you did it.

Denis
Guest

No, I don’t create fake aliases unlike some. I write under my real name. And I have never written anything agianst any country or a person. Though your personality makes it tempting to do so cause you sure deserve it
Now instead of hiding under several alias how about using your real name?

Really?
Guest

I am just doing what you have been done during all this time. You don’t like it, right?…

LILIA
Guest

CocoUK
And in case you do not know, Israel also bombed chemical weapons warehouses in Syria, and in case you do not know, Israel established improvised hospitals on israel Syria border and treated Syrian civilians who were injured by the bombings. You should say thank you to Israel please. The only country that actually does something and not just talk. The United Nations can make full decisions from its comfortable seat in New York, but its decisions are worth nothing … because the Syrians continue to get murderd in quantities

LILIA
Guest

I learned a lot about the UN, I know better than you do.
The United Nations is a hypocritical body, unilaterally, not objectively, controlled by the Arab states. A small Israel has only one, while the UN has 50 Muslim states, most of which work day and night to pass resolutions against Israel.
Not against Syria, which is battering its people with chemical weapons, not against Iran and the other Arab countries that murder homosexuals and human rights violations only against Israel, the only democracy in the Middle East

CocoUK
Guest

“I learned a lot about the UN, I know better than you do.”

Sure, that’s why you mix up the UN and the SC and why you don’t know which countries are part of both.

lol… The UN has condemned the Syrian government again and again for the use of chemical weapons, and in case you were not aware Syrian chemical facilities were recently bombed by France, the UK and the US. The UN is also passing resolutions against Israel for it illegal activities, just like Syria.

LILIA
Guest

??? Do not be naive, in the end it’s the same organization, there are many sub-organizations in the UN, but they all belong to the UN so for me it’s the same thing. You’re not as smart as you’d like us to think

LILIA
Guest

Why does Hamas bring children into a combat zone unless it wants them to get killed?
To the best of my knowledge, Hamas terrorists were killed, I did not hear about journalists. So what do you suggest that Israel would do? You let these people break through the fence and enter Israel and carry out attacks?

JJ Thompson
Guest

It seems Palestinian protesters in Gaza are compared to terrorists on this forum? Do you know why Palestinians protest in Gaza?
– 95% of water is not drinkable
– Only 4 hours of electricity per day
– 45% of unemployment rate
– 46% of kids suffer from anemia
– 2 million people are forbidden to circulate.

Wouldn’t you protest if it were you? I damn would!

LILIA
Guest

Hamas, recognized by the world as a terrorist organization, admitted that all 50 Hamas members were killed, meaning 50 terrorists were killed, less threatening to the world

JJ Thompson
Guest

You’re nuts. Journalists and children can’t be terrorists dear, they’re innocent victims.

LILIA
Guest

Why does Hamas bring children into a combat zone unless it wants them to get killed?
To the best of my knowledge, Hamas terrorists were killed, I did not hear about journalists. So what do you suggest that Israel would do? You let these people break through the fence and enter Israel and carry out attacks?

Nitzili
Guest
As it happends sometimes in wars and conflicts, innocent people get hurt. These journalists went there knowing it’s a risk and they chose to take it. It’s not like the israeli army said “Oh let’s shoot all the journalists and children because we are evil, yeah!”, it’s not like that at all. You can’t always control every situation in a fight, you try your best but people get hurt, that’s the way it is. A war is not a logical situation, it’s massy and horrible. Also, i don’t know why there were children there but i would blame hamas for… Read more »
BEFAN
Guest

EXACTLY Lilia !!

Jimmy
Guest

Completely agree maybe instead of shooting them they should give them everyday facilities that developed world countries have!

LLila
Guest

All the world gave Hamas billions of Dolars..and what did they do with this money instead of invest it on there pepole?? Well all there money invest in terror!

BEFAN
Guest

WELL said LLila

Nitzili
Guest
I would protest for sure but the responsibily for this is on Hamas. Israel left Gaza Strip about a dacade ago, so now Hamas is the ruler there. Hamas gets a lot of money, i’m talking millions if not more, mainly from Iran and also israel sends some supplies there now and then. You know what Hamas could’ve done to improve the lives of it’s citizens with all that money? Iife could’ve been so much better. But Hamas doesn’t give a f*ck about it’s citizens, all that money goes to it’s terrorist activities or to it’s leaders who live the… Read more »
CocoUK
Guest

Lilia: The UN and the UN Security Council are two different things. The UN has 6 organs and the SC is only one of them, and its 10 non-permanent members change every 2 years (+ what you just said is wrong, Syria and Saudi Arabia are not currently members of the SC). All countries in the world are members of the UN, that includes Syria, Saudi Arabia, the Palestinian Authority (as an observer), Israel, etc.

You should have studied that in your alleged law classes.

BEFAN
Guest

MESSAGE FOR BELLA, My dear – especially selected for your well toned – and self proclaimed intellect : ENJOY :-))

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aAOzlinU94g

LILIA
Guest

Great and smart video!

CocoUK
Guest

Stop your propaganda videos, for the love of your god… This is ridiculous. I can also post dozens of videos showing how Israel is sitting on international laws and continuing its colonisation despite international opposition (including from the US).

Your country will keep being at war for the next 100 years if you don’t calm the f. down and start acting with intelligence (aka the opposite of what you’re doing on this forum).

LILIA
Guest

Dont tell BEFAN what to do
HE will write here whatever he wants
You dont like it so dont read us

Jimmy
Guest

Complete BS

RNRS
Guest

Ooo, i heard a really good joke the other day! I don’t remeber all of it, but the punch line goes something like this – ‘Eurovision Song Contest is not about politics and is about bringing people of all countries together’ :p

Nitzili
Guest

Good one 😀

Denis
Guest

If there ever was a need for moderating or even disabling comments then this comment section would be a good example. It is way past derailed and over the cliff. No one makes sense, especially the pitbulls called Lilia and BeFan or whatever nick they have right now
Someone moderate and show you have some sense!

LILIA
Guest

AGREE also moderate all the hate comments against Israel

CocoUK
Guest

He’s talking about YOU, lol…

LILIA
Guest

lol why you against me and not against Israel haters here?
Are you all haters of Israel?

CocoUK
Guest

EVERYONE is against you because you’re a hateful pitbull and you’re attacking everyone on this forum.

This is not about Israel, this is about YOU. Even Israelis on this forum are calling you out to stop.

LILIA
Guest

Most Israelis on the site support me like ALONISRAEL AND NOGEOBLOCK
I promise you that once you stop attacking Israel here, I will also stop attacking you
Believe me, most Israelis think just like me. What do you see here? Two extreme left-wing Israelis who do not support me and I do not really get excited

CocoUK
Guest

I have been to Israel, and thank god you are wrong: not all Israelis are hateful pitbulls like you.

Don’t use 3 nicknames you found on Wiwibloggs to legitimise your views and your unacceptable behaviour. Is that how you’re studying law?!

LILIA
Guest

YES IT IS
proud to study the Israeli Law
i’m not hateful you not know me at all
i just cant stand reading lies about Israel

BEFAN
Guest

CocoUK – seems you don’t know handling pitbulls then – Ahh… too weak for that and out of your league….I understand….. So continue frequenting only poodles, they are softies and in your league….. (we pitbulls are NOT !!)

BEFAN
Guest

Denis dear…. you need moderation NOW??? (after almost 3 days of this thread??) What happened?… Or simply you are out of counter arguments – in front of proven facts or the truth – hence asking now for an escape road with the help of moderation? Ha ha ha

BEFAN
Guest

Really?
Guest

This coming from you is rich… C’mon. You are one of the main trolls in this blog, with all the nicknames that you invent.

LILIA
Guest

Israel World Ranking
1
Technion-Israel Institute of Technology 93
2-3
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem 101-150
2-3
Weizmann Institute of Science 101-150
4
Tel Aviv University 151-200
5-6
Bar-Ilan University 401-500
5-6
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev 401-500 1

Finland world Ranking
University of Helsinki 56
2
University of Eastern Finland 301-400
3-5
Aalto University 401-500
3-5
University of Oulu 401-500
3-5
University of Turku 401-500

The best average is of course of Israel
Finland has existed since 1917, Israel has existed since 1948, and we have still overtaken you at the level of education.

CocoUK
Guest
Are you seriously attacking Finland on Education, lol? You know their education system is consistently regarded as the best in the world, right? Since you want to attack foreign countries, this is the last angle you should use to attack Finland. “The Education Index, published with the UN’s Human Development Index lists Finland as 0.993, amongst the highest in the world, tied for first with Denmark, Australia and New Zealand. The Finnish Ministry of Education attributes its success to “the education system (uniform basic education for the whole age group), highly competent teachers, and the autonomy given to schools.” Finland… Read more »
LILIA
Guest

bla bla bla
Bella began attacking the level of education in Israel, so I presented her with facts that the level of higher education in Israel is better. I did not start attacking Finland. I see you’re crazy about jealousy in Israel. Funny

CocoUK
Guest

Also, Israel has again been called out AGAIN for illegally using violence against protesters, children, journalists, medical personnel, etc.: https://www.facebook.com/NowThisPolitics/videos/2053443944687085/?hc_ref=ARSrTUKQ_gDIAkxcSUusFqYfkzVF3R7vExBMB7OEA_B-bql3Wcf89sqrCA97Pawfd0Y

What your government is doing is ILLEGAL. It’s using lethal force against protesters (not terrorists, PROTESTERS). And this comes from the UN office in Geneva, not BDS. You are blinded by your hate.

LILIA
Guest

Israel uses force only against terrorists, you know nothing, and learns nonsense from the false and one-sided media
Are only you allowed to attack Israel here? And we Israelis should not answer you? In your dreams … the days that we have not answered you are over!

CocoUK
Guest

So the United Nations office in Geneva is a “false one-sided media”?
Hahahahaha! 😀

LILIA
Guest

yes they are You know who sits on the UN Security Council. Countries like Syria, whose people are slaughtered, Saudi Arabia, which does not allow women to drive and murder homosexuals. So do u think we are Take seriously what the United Nations with double standards have to say?

CocoUK
Guest

The UN and the UN Security Council are two different things. The UN has 6 organs and the SC is only one of them, and its 10 non-permanent members change every 2 years (+ what you just said is wrong, Syria and Saudi Arabia are not currently members of the SC). All countries in the world are members of the UN, that includes Syria, Saudi Arabia, the Palestinian Authority (as an observer), Israel, etc.

You should have studied that in your alleged law classes.

BEFAN
Guest

Dear CocoUK, we all wished the UN to be a credible organization, unfortunately it lost it’s credibility…. (when atrocities occur just under their nose like the – inability to avoid the recent chemical bombs used on civilians in Syria, The Hamas firing rockets from UN schools (!), Their inability to assist with the immigrants crisis during the Syria’s war, internal corruption, as well as sexual harassment scandals – just to name a few). It turned to be almost like the corrupt FIFA organization… (btw also in Geneva….) – what is in the air of Geneva that corrupts people?

Pollaski
Guest

Uh yeah. It is.

LLila
Guest

Its ofcourse tell the place of Israel in the world