Ian O'Doherty is a columnist who writes for the Irish Independent. His "iSpy" column is published Monday to Thursday. On Fridays, O'Doherty publishes a rather more serious column containing his opinion on a chosen subject in "The World According to Ian O'Doherty."
What is the name for a sentence that contains All 26 Letters of the alphabet?
These things are called pangrams and the most famous is the one typists use to test their keyboards:
Perhaps you heard what recently happened to our friends at Full Armor Firearms in Houston. After 13 burglaries in five years, including one earlier this month, owner James Hillin asked two of his employees to stay overnight in the store. During the night, two cars pulled into the parking lot. According to the Houston Chronicle, when the Full Armor workers stepped outside with their weapons, one of the five men, who was standing near the employees’ cars, shot at them. The employees were not injured, and gunfire was exchanged as the men drove away. Read the full story at Cheaper Than Dirt.
WONDERFUL AND URGENT EDITORIAL from Tim Day-don’t know him but agree with him and HOPE you’ll pass this along !!!!!!!
I DARE you to read this. I BEG you to read this! But, be forewarned, there is something here to offend everyone. Heck, I am offended. Please don’t hate me when you are done.
I am becoming increasingly angry. I believe it is a righteous anger, but anger nonetheless. I am exhausted with the thinking of the Conservatives with respect to this election, and especially, exasperated with Christians. I have written and spoken extensively on this subject. But now, I am tired of ‘beating around the bush’. This is ‘gloves off’, ‘everything on the table’. My rant is politically incorrect. It is decidedly intolerant of opposing views.