I was unable to answer a mystery that's been dogging me all these years. I went to one of the 1997 archive pages to the Questions Answered By Editor section. Tell me if you all think this is some kind of sick joke:
For those of you who want to know Freddie’s favourite food was chilli sauce (on everything!)
You can find that here.
Plus it’s fun to read these other “FAQ”s:
In response to Russian fans, unfortunately Brian, Roger and John have no plans at present to visit Russia either privately or with concerts.
It is definitely not true that Queen wrote satanic texts on some of their older albums.
Damn. Time to sell Queen II.
Unfortunately, for those enquiring about the Freddie Mercury Scholarship Fund, Keep Yourself Alive (the US charity backing the scholarship fund) has just closed down.
That didn't last very long. There was a scholarship? Unfortunately everyone who applied was quickly beat up after school.
In answer to those fans wondering what John Deacon is up to at the moment, he is working on something but it's a secret!
Please. Tell me. I won't tell a soul.