The mod messages dropdown improperly HTML entity escapes the meta question introduction. I looked for similar bug reports on MSE but couldn't find any.
Because a screenshot is worth a hundred rep points (yay for mouse-drawn freehand ellipses!):
This is the meta question in question. It starts out with (note the link, which in the Markdown source is a plain URL to the question page, not a Markdown
So the bullet question. What can be used to make the world's deadliest bullet?
Something about this question (...)
The real Markdown source for the initial portion of the question is:
So the bullet question. https://worldbuilding.stackexchange.com/questions/3184/what-can-be-used-to-make-the-worlds-deadliest-bullet Something about this question (...)