Why should I mention this? It's interesting to compare a story from the '30s with one today. As they article said, no one would write a story like this about Jeter.
The whole thing: I love stuff like this. This sentence — 'The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog' — uses every letter of the alphabet. Is there a z? Yes. A q? Yes. An x? yes. They're all there.
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