5 October 2009
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Q.What's bombay duck?
A.Bombay duck is a delicacy eaten as an accompaniment to curry. It's dried fish, usually served fried. It was temporarily banned in 1997 over health fears.
Q.What fish does bombay duck come from?
A.Bombay duck is an Indian dish made from air-dried bummalo fish. The Victorians thought that bummalo sounded a bit rude, so they made a new name up.
Q.are they going to ban the use of ladders for window cleaners in 2010
A.No, it's a myth that window cleaners are going to be banned from using ladders due to health and safety laws. They couldn't clean upstairs otherwise.