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The sentence: "The quick brown fox jumps over a lazy dog" uses every letter of the alphabet

The longest recorded ight of a chicken is 13 seconds.

An Ethiopian farmer who kept his life savings in a haystack has lost almost one-third of it to rats that gnawed away at it. The 52-year-old said he preferred to keep his small fortune in the straw pile because he worried people could steal it from his house.

A teenage boy from Maine has been charged with stealing a bunny and trying to extort money from its owner. The 17-year-old has been accused of breaking into an apartment and stealing a gray pygmy rabbit. He then telephoned the owner demanding a repayment of pounds 50 of else the rabbit would be hurt.
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Title Annotation:Features
Publication:The Birmingham Post (England)
Date:May 10, 2008
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