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While viewing Shog's chat profile to make myself feel like less of a nerd1, I noticed a promising link in the description of one of the rooms he was listed as being in:

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Naturally I clicked it, and it took me to http://i.stack.imgur.com.... The real link (which shows up in the title text if you hover over it) is http://i.stack.imgur.com/HzBew.jpg. A minor annoyance, to be sure, but probably easy to fix.


1I wanted to make sure he had more rep than me, because no one else I saw in the Android Town Hall Chat did. Ugh. I need to offer more bounties or get a life or something.

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Also for anyone using the Chrome 16 beta, that first backticked URL should show an ellipsis at the end. This version has an incredible number of bugs. –  Matthew Read Dec 7 '11 at 2:23
    
Yep, that's my imaeg macro. –  Won't Dec 7 '11 at 14:35

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They don't get linkified at all. I don't know which functionality of your browser turned that into a link, but it wasn't us.

We only linkify the room description on the room's actual live chat page.

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Hmm, thanks. I really hate this latest version of Chrome. –  Matthew Read Dec 7 '11 at 16:14

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