To understand this prank, you've got to know something about Jimmy Savile, who passed away in 2011. He was an honored UK media personality who worked a great deal with children. After his death, credible allegations surfaced that he was a pedophile with as many as 300 victims.
Listen to the clip:
Good Morning Ulster - Jimmy Savile 2012 10 26
If you're Brit-speak challenged, here's the text version, which the female presenter says offers “an alternative view on the Jimmy Savile story”:
“I wish everyone would stop criticising Jimmy Savile. He was a nice man. When I was eight he fixed it for me to milk a cow blind-folded.”- Jimmy Savile let me milk cow blindfolded - prank text BBC Radio Ulster reporter red-faced, Ricky Gervais in stitches, Belfast Telegraph>>
- Jimmy Savile sexual abuse scandal, Wikipedia>>