The first result of the MSO search results for user:131713 closed is "Reject user-entered titles that end with the string '[closed]'" (question ID 70729). When I try to view that question, I get the error message

The page isn't redirecting properly

Firefox has detected that the server is redirecting the request for this address in a way that will never complete.

I suspect that the presence of "[closed]" in the title has something to do with this error. In fact, the reason I was looking for that question in the first place had to do with me being unable to edit this question's title to contain "[closed]."


I edited this question so it doesn't experience the redirect loop (that shouldn't be able to happen in the future, because of the new "[closed]" restriction).


Repro'd in chrome. The request returns a 301 redirect to the same URL.

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