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Just a quick note to the authors:

To test every letter in the English Language Alphabet use The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog, and not The quick brown fox jumped over the lazy dog.

Otherwise you miss the s.

EDIT: Some fun reading http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_pangrams

I really like InDesign's Sphinx of black quartz, judge my vow!

I'm partial to Foxy diva Jennifer Lopez wasn't baking my quiche.

I like Google's [0]:

   Grumpy wizards make toxic brew for the evil Queen and Jack.
[0] - http://www.google.com/fonts/

Linux FAQ: Jump back wavy red z-ghost

(maybe the first time that's been written)

Amazingly few discotheques provide jukeboxes.

Aside: If you think that Wikipedia page is fun reading, you may also enjoy Ella Minnow Pea, a novel by Mark Dunn.

Alternatively, one could pluralize dog if one is set on using the past tense.

The quick red fox jumps over the lazy brown dog

Both nouns get an adjective; foxes are usually red, dogs tend to be brown; Put simply, I just prefer this version.

>The quick red fox jumps over the lazy brown dog

It's hilarious how violently negative people's response to this suggestion was.

Indeed. And also how they've vanished since I saw them this morning.

I'm partial to "Pack my red box with five dozen quality jugs".

I like "Pack my box with five dozen liquor jugs".

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