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 foo
 <!--  `hello` -->
 bar

Gives:

foo --> bar

Annoying when you want to temporarily comment out code.

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Hi! Looks like you are trying to temporarily comment out code. Need some help with that? – Lix Apr 1 '12 at 12:44
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@Lix: [] DONT SHOW THIS AGAIN ;-) – Manishearth Apr 1 '12 at 12:53
up vote 4 down vote accepted

Unfortunately, this is expected.

HTML comments aren't supported by Stack Exchange system!

Take a look at this related bug report (which was silently declined/confirmed as

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Stupid....@#@&*.. MSO...system..not..letting..me...accept...will..have...to..wait...two..minutes..‌​..GARR! (Why does MSO have the "accept"ing restriction anyways?) – Manishearth Apr 1 '12 at 12:57
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Hi! Looks like you're trying to accept an a... Ugg... now I've started annoying myself too :/ – Lix Apr 1 '12 at 13:00

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