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Submitted by solemnman (Israel), May 17, 2010 at 03:57

I have no doubt that your assumption is correct. Agendas are present and determining in most contests -including ,most blatantly,the Nobel peace prize.Israel did this on ,,at least ,two occassions.In the first -they put forward someone who had had a sex change to represent Israel in the Eurovision song contest- which he?- she? actually won..The second was choosing an Arab girl as miss Israel.Both attempts, to mitigate the world's enmity, did nothing to impede the world's stampede toward the gross demonization of Israel that prevails today.

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