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LEGO® is broken in the SE Site Directory

The ® is not being displayed properly in the StackExchange Site Directory (listed newest first). Seen under Mac 10.6.8 Google Chrome 15.0.874.121 Safari Version 5.0.5 (6533.21.1) A similar ...
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Combined flair is double escaping some Turkish characters

This isn't a serious problem but in Stack Exchange flair tooltips, there is some problem with rendering Turkish characters; they are being double escaped when converted to HTML entities. The following ...
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Inequalities stripped as HTML tags

Inequalities where one side is represented as a character or word are stripped as HTML tags if no spaces are included. For instance: 1 < n < 4 (works fine because of spaces) 1 < this shows ...
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HTML entities in “bounty expiring soon” notifications

Although Quotes are broken! and Bug in HTML entities for badge notifications both have status-completed, HTML entities still appear in "expiring soon" notifications:
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Achievement messages in top bar are being double-HTML-encoded

See screenshot: Curiously, there are older badge achievement messages further down the list which display properly.
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Search is looking at the HTML encoded version of a post, rather than what would be rendered

I just did a search for &lt; just because I was curious. I was expecting to find posts where the user explicity wrote &lt; in the body or title of the post, which would only actually match the ...
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Quotation marks converted to entities in rolling back with summary

In the revision history page of an answer, click "edit" next to an old answer, add an edit summary with an apostrophe (') or double-quotation-mark (") in it, and save without editing the post. The ...
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&para turns into ¶ within PRE

Within a <PRE> block, &para turns into a new paragraph symbol: ¶ I use <PRE> blocks for code when I want to bold, so a function that's written void go( ObjectA &parameter1, ...
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Is search able to find accented characters entered as HTML entities (such as Fran&ccedil;ois)?

There are various ways to enter accented characters, one of them is using html. For example, I can type Gâteaux by entering G&acirc;teaux or Gâteaux; I can type entering François by ...