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There seems to be a slight bug with the formatting on this answer: http://stackoverflow.com/questions/228038/best-way-to-reverse-a-string-in-c-2-0

The issue I'm seeing is that the footer (link|edit|flag etc. at the bottom of the answer) is appearing in Consolas instead of the usual font. No other answer to the same question has this problem. I am seeing the issue in both IE8 and Chrome.

Here's a concatenation of images of two footers from the same question:

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up vote 5 down vote accepted

Since the post is all there, just leaking out, it's a problem with the sanitiser.

them blocks, they burst

Meaningless whitespace edit fixes up the problem and pushes the content of the post back into its boundary.

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Ah, cool. Thanks. –  Jason Jan 21 '10 at 4:59
    
could also be erroneous truncation, since the post was last saved (rendered to HTML) wayyy back in October of 2008. Either way. –  Jeff Atwood Jan 21 '10 at 8:16
    
It's always one or the other @Jeff –  random Jan 21 '10 at 8:43

The fact that you were able to notice that speaks volumes of your eyesight (and mine, I suppose).

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