Have to reblog this of course, a big middle finger up to all those homophobes like Putain. Besides that… she really WAS amazing.
Proud to say the Dutch entry was the best of the rest and got the jury awards for best song and best show. You can see the Common Linnets (which are Ilse de Lange and Waylon) right here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bWe8PRsW4T0
She’s fabulous and stylish with Kim Kardashian looks and the pipes to match. She also has a beard. Meet Conchita Wurst, an Austrian cross-dressing star on the European singing TV show Eurovision.
Conchita Wurst just won Eurovision!
Wurst, whose real name is Thomas Neuwirth, has been a polarizing figure in this year’s contest. Case in point: Russia, where 16,000 people have signed a petition to ban the program because of Wurst’s participation. “This is a breaking point, and the future of our children depends on us,” writes Mikhail Tsvetkov, the petition’s author and the head of a parents group in Tver, a city in northern Moscow.
“As parents we must stop the insanity of the decaying West and protect our home from sodomy!” No stranger to controversy, Wurst has taken the criticism in stride. She spoke to Vocativ about beards, love and the difficulty of wearing a corset.
View original post 1,235 more words