Stephen Fry: Did you know there’s an animal that can moonwalk? It’s a wonderful little bird called a Manakin bird. Do you want to see a Manakin bird moonwalking?
Rich Hall: Yeah.
Bill Bailey: Yes, please.
Stephen Fry: I think it will give you pleasure. Isn’t he great? That is the loveliest bird! In very ’70s yellow trousers. It’s a delight.
If you give me a cupcake, I will do this dance for you
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Stephen Fry: They are very extraordinary things, woodpecker tongues. It can extend to two-thirds of its body length. It’s covered in sticky saliva, vicious barbs, and has an ear at the end of it with which it can listen to its prey. And if the pecker’s got wood, why go for tongue, you may argue.
Jo Brand: Could we have an offshoot of this programme called “Quite Unnecessary”?