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The comment appears as:

"possible duplicate of Parsing unsupported date formats in via Cocoa’s NSDate"

(duplicated question was

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Ok, I forgot that comments HTML Encode later in the pipeline.

I removed the call to HtmlUtilities.EncodeFancy(title) on that..

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Thanks for the quick fix. – Nicholas Riley May 10 '10 at 15:09
Hmm, reminds me of Making Wrong Code Look Wrong. Maybe you should use Hungarian notation. – mmyers May 12 '10 at 17:03
Backticks in titles are rendered as code. Is that expected behaviour? (This only happens in auto-comments; not in auto titles for bare trilogy URLs in normal posts.) – Arjan Mar 31 '11 at 10:58
The same problem (?) for the auto-inserted "Possible duplicates" fragment. – Arjan Mar 31 '11 at 11:08

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