Yasmin Yusof, a DJ on Radio 4 asked listeners on her radio program to call to answer trivia questions. The first caller to give the correct answer would get a prize from the sponsor. She asked:
“Can anyone out there tell me the household name of Sodium Chloride”
A caller who is a housewife called up eager to answer the question. Not knowing the answer to the question, she asked Yasmin for a clue.
“Something you put on your husbands eggs in the morning.” she said. The lady confidently said : “Talcum powder”.
Yasmin Yusof did not return to the air until after a few songs!