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Note: Arial is used when Verdana does not exist. –  Kendall Frey Jul 9 '12 at 23:20
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Also, why is Zalgo text a good thing? –  Kendall Frey Jul 9 '12 at 23:21
    
Probably because you probably might not like it....? –  Ryan Ternier Jul 9 '12 at 23:21
    
-1 sorry, as much as I love Zalgo text it's place isn't here –  Robotnik Jul 10 '12 at 0:50
    
@Robotnik I made this suggestion in jest. –  Kyle Trauberman Jul 10 '12 at 1:13
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And this just appeared: What is this mark over the question ;P –  Yannis Jul 10 '12 at 3:35
    
@YannisRizos lol, I didn't mean to cause so much trouble :P –  Kyle Trauberman Jul 10 '12 at 5:26
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It's incredibly annoying on the front page. [Contemplates running breaching experiment on SO] –  Robert Harvey Jul 9 '12 at 23:27
    
@RobertHarvey - It seems that would be a good experiment to run. I noticed that there are definitely layout issues when a lot of those undefined character boxes start showing up. It didn't seem to affect the parser though. –  Travis J Jul 9 '12 at 23:33
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@RobertHarvey Zalgo text all the things on April 1, 2013! just a suggestion... –  Kyle Trauberman Jul 9 '12 at 23:34
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That's a feature. Also Arial has a bit of a bad reputation among designers.

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That's a feature Preparing ourselves for a career at Microsoft, are we? –  Yannis Jul 9 '12 at 23:36
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