Saturday, May 10, 2014

Austria Wins the Eurovision Song Contest

Thomas Neuwirth, a 25-year-old drag queen who performs as Conchita Wurst, has just won the Eurovision Song Contest with her song "Rise Like a Phoenix." She was a favorite in many countries not only for having an amzing voice, but because the Eurovision Song Contest is broadcast in Russia which recently enacted an anti-gay law. Here's a video of the winning song.



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