I thought this one of those QI Klaxon thingies, TBH.
Because I don’t follow it really, for a VERY long time I thought Andrew and Freddie Flintoff were brothers playing cricket for England.
This thread continues to deliver.
I’ve been singing this to the tune of Let’s Get Ready to Rhumble for the last week or so now
Get ready! Get steady! And rhealise!
I knew the name was from Mario but until you wrote it then I had always through it was bomb-omb.
Been saying it wrong for 20 years.
what for they come in a wrapper
you don’t eat the peel??
no thank you
You WILL have some figgy pudding
I don’t know, I didn’t write the instructions, it was something I hadn’t you realised that you were supposed to do.
I guess you could say something on the peel could contaminate your hands, dunno though.
you’d still have to touch it to wash it though
an alternative explanation might be that whoever wrote the instruction didn’t know what an orange was
You eat the skin of a kiwi fruit?
Like a melon, if you were chopping an orange into segments instead of peeling by hand, you’d push dirt into the fruit that was caught on the rough outside. It’s going to be fine if eaten immediately but if you chopped them up a few hours before serving like for football or a fruit buffet, it could lead to food poisoning.
love a fruit buffet
Or maybe he did so well at Southampton, he was head-hunted by United?