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In the early 1990s its National Liver and Intestine Foundation launched a publicity campaign encouraging people to break wind at least 15 times a day
So if you're going to beat up the prima donnas for being too elitist, find a better stick than a competition which is so snobbish that a Royal's horse only has to break wind to make the short-list.
I frequently break wind despite of having very good food habits and my family are constantly getting on to me about it.
One of many ways in which my father used to express his feelings about our country's first female prime minister was to break wind at the television whenever she appeared on it.
A SELF-CONFESSED "old fart" who was asked by his social club to go outside to break wind is in hospital - after he was blown over by a gale.