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Richard Osman Will Be Our Spokesperson At Eurovision This Year

What an inspired choice.

Every Eurovision final, each country gets to choose a spokesperson to announce how their country voted.

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It's a thankless job. Germany's spokesperson from last year provoked this comment from Graham Norton: “Oh my goodness. It’s like a bit of corrugated shed has been blown off a roof and has hit her in her neck.”

This year we can announce Britain's spokesperson for Eurovision is... Richard Osman from Pointless.

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His usual job is sitting in front of a laptop giving out facts and statistics, so this is a really good choice when you think about it.

In 2015, our spokesperson was Nigella Lawson.

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In 2014, our spokesperson was Scott Mills.

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In 2013, it was... it was... Scott Mills again.

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In 2012... THERE'S A PATTERN HERE.

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In 2011, it was Alex Jones from The One Show.

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And in 2010, it was... Scott... Milllllllsssssss.

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Big surprise there.

Good luck, Richard!

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We do give fucks. This is just a great GIF.

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