THE HALF DECENT FOOTBALL MAGAZINE

gombak 30 August ~ In the West, when we wish to scare our children into adopting non-risk-taking behaviour, we threaten them with the Bogeyman or an evening of Smooth FM. Over in Singapore, the figure invoked to dissuade one's child from taking the short cut through the forest after dark is the Blue-Handed Dunce Bull. Many a Singaporean mother has warned her offspring: "Don’t go into the old quarry here in Singapore, especially not at night time, because the Blue-Handed Dunce Bull lives there." Read more

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