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24 Ways Conchita Wurst Stole Everyone's Hearts At Eurovision

SHE WAS THE BEST.

1. Conchita Wurst was Austria's winning entry in this year's Eurovision Song Contest. And she was amazing.

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2. She's the drag alter-ego of Thomas Neuwirth.

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3. And she's pretty fabulous.

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4. No, seriously. Check out that sass.

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5. But also that hair and make up.

Conchita should win for root lift and contouring alone. #eurovision

Sali Hughes@salihughes

Conchita should win for root lift and contouring alone. #eurovision

09:58 PM - 10 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

6. Her song, “Rise Like A Phoenix”, stole the show.

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if there's justice in europe, conchita wins

The 'Shiba@banishiba

if there's justice in europe, conchita wins

11:05 PM - 10 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

7. It totally has our vote for the next Bond theme.

Andres Putting (Eurovision / EBU)

Conchita for next Bond themetune. #Eurovision

Laurie Penny@PennyRed

Conchita for next Bond themetune. #Eurovision

08:56 PM - 10 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

8. Seriously, listen to it.

View this video on YouTube

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9. Conchita first appeared on the Austrian casting show Die Große Chance in 2011.

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10. And she got to the last two in Austria's national Eurovision finals in 2012.

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11. But this year she represented them at the finals. And totally owned it.

Andres Putting (EBU)

Bored now Conchita has been and gone

12. She does a great emoji impression.

Conchita Wurst is my favourite emoji #Eurovision

13. Everybody loves her.

Here comes Conchita!! #Austria #Eurovision #JoinUs

Eurovision@Eurovision

Here comes Conchita!! #Austria #Eurovision #JoinUs

08:40 PM - 10 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

14. Even the other Eurovision entrants.

Freaky Fortune with Conchita! #eurovision #joinus #eurovisiongr #foustanela #frakyfortune #riseup #conchita

EUROVISION GREECE@ESCGREECE

Freaky Fortune with Conchita! #eurovision #joinus #eurovisiongr #foustanela #frakyfortune #riseup #conchita

04:14 PM - 9 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

15. And basically everyone in Copenhagen.

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16. Religions will soon be started in her name.

17. Because she's wonderful.

& the SUPERSTAR that is the bearded lady ♥ There's only one Eurovision. And I love it! #Eurovision #Austria #Conchita

Jesamine@JesaminesART

& the SUPERSTAR that is the bearded lady ♥ There's only one Eurovision. And I love it! #Eurovision #Austria #Conchita

08:02 PM - 10 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

18. The man who created Russia's "homosexual propoganda" law called for a boycott of the competition because of her.

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19. But Conchita just wants to show the world that you can be who you want and live out your dreams.

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20. We hear you, Conchita.

BBC

Let Conchita sing them all basically #Eurovision

Tracey Thorn@tracey_thorn

Let Conchita sing them all basically #Eurovision

09:58 PM - 10 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

21. We hear you loud and clear.

BBC / EBU / Eurovision Twitter: @BuzzFeedUK

Maybe you should get off your clam and bring back Conchita #eurovision

S.G. Longpig@sglongpig

Maybe you should get off your clam and bring back Conchita #eurovision

10:57 PM - 10 May 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

22. And then she won. And was completely, amazingly overwhelmed and everybody's hearts broke a little bit.

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23. Her acceptance speech: "This night is dedicated to everyone who believes in a future of peace and freedom. You know who you are. We are unity. And we are unstoppable."

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24. WE LOVE YOU

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