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A sandy lover of this here website,
only did the Foxtrot once, when they weren't on.
Their favourite colour was that of a magical swamp,
where they found a crystal that controlled time.
They watched TV and saw Judy, Rinder, and Dredd.
And when they accessed a Malaysian website,
they kept a promise, in sickness, and in health.

Each line of this seemingly nonsense story is a clue to a word.
These words form a sentence.
Can you tell me what this sentence is, and what's special about it?

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A sandy lover of this here website,

Sphinx, found in the desert and known for puzzles.

only did the Foxtrot once, when they weren't on.

Of, the opposite of "on" with only one F.

Their favourite colour was that of a magical swamp,

Black, the colour of swamp cards in Magic: The Gathering. (from OP)

where they found a crystal that controlled time.

Quartz, crystal that's found in watches.

They watched TV and saw Judy, Rinder, and Dredd.

Judge (Judge Judy, Judge Rinder, Judge Dredd)

And when they accessed a Malaysian website,

My (Internet domain for Malaysia)

they kept a promise, in sickness, and in health.

Vow, a promise made in a wedding.

All together

Sphinx of black quartz, judge my vow.

Which is an example of

a pangram (sentence which uses every letter at least once).

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    $\begingroup$ Hot damn, that was quick. Could you perhaps add a little bit more explanation to each of your answers so other people can follow along? $\endgroup$ – AHKieran Oct 30 '18 at 10:45
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    $\begingroup$ Awesome, thank you, one more thing (rot13) gur pbybhe bs n zntvpny fjnzc ersref gb zntvp gur tngurevat jurer gur fjnzc ynaq pneq tvirf oynpx znan $\endgroup$ – AHKieran Oct 30 '18 at 10:49
  • $\begingroup$ @AHKieran Ahh, I see. I was wondering about that. I'll edit it in :) $\endgroup$ – jafe Oct 30 '18 at 10:50
  • $\begingroup$ I assume you were aware of the whole, and after solving a couple of the clues, managed to fill the rest in and work backwards? $\endgroup$ – AHKieran Oct 30 '18 at 10:52
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    $\begingroup$ :0 cheater!!!!! $\endgroup$ – AHKieran Oct 30 '18 at 11:20

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