Pop goes the world

May 13, 2007 § Leave a comment

A neat little YouTube video taken soon after Serbia’s Marija Šerifović won last night’s Eurovision contest.  The revellers have gathered in Belgrade’s Square of the Republic, the site of numerous anti-government demonstrations during the 1990s; after a brief spell of nationalist chanting, the crowd spontaneously bursts into song.  That the song in question is a no-holds-barred lesbian love power ballad makes the scene just that much more fabulous.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

What’s this?

You are currently reading Pop goes the world at The Smoking Section.


%d bloggers like this: