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Music is a mirror, not a map. Looking in it we may see what we are and what we were, but looking at someone else’s song as a prediction of our own future is like looking in a fun house mirror and believing it is reality.

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How did we do? Assessing Eurovision forecasting

With the Premier League finishing, the result of the pre-season predictions competition will be announced here later today but yesterday’s interlude of a Eurovision Song Contest forecast… 916 more words

Predicted Starting XI: Hull City vs Man Utd

Manchester United’s final game of the season
comes away at Hull, with the manager promising
to field a full strength team in the nature of good… 145 more words


2015 Nebula Prediction: Indicators #9-#10

Here are the last two indicators currently in my Nebula formula. These ones try to chart how well a book is doing in the current awards season, based on the assumption that if you are able to get nominated for one award, you’re more likely to win another. 473 more words

2015 Nebula Award

A few thoughts before the final

We’re only hours away from the 60th Eurovision final, and while I am very jealous of the girl I met last night for having got (apparently free!) final tickets, I am also looking forward to partying with the Georgians on the Vienna Rathausplatz. 750 more words


Eurovision Song Contest 2015 - My Predictions

Well we are almost there, literally as I am typing up this blog, the Jury Rehearsal is taking place for the Grand Final tomorrow.

For all of you newbies, the jury rehearsal consists of a full run through of tomorrow night (including dummy voting!) and all of the acts perform just as they will tomorrow. 819 more words