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Take these two calls:

...and look at the title attribute on both. Spot the difference? :)

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It would be nice to add the lines to your question. –  Dennis Williamson Aug 9 '10 at 23:10
    
@dennis - your clicker broken or sumpin? ;-) nice catch felix. –  Sky Sanders Aug 9 '10 at 23:12
    
It might be relevant that the text in question is a member in two distinct structures. –  Sky Sanders Aug 9 '10 at 23:13
    
@code heh, thanks for satisfying my lazyness and including the relevant bits of the json in the question :) –  Felix Aug 9 '10 at 23:53
    
@felix, do you think your API should automatically return decoded Titles? –  jjnguy Aug 10 '10 at 1:12
    
@jjn - I don't think Felix is asking for anything. I think Felix is raising 2 good points 1) consistency is a virtue. 2) the data is JSON, not html. If a character needs to be utf encoded, so be it, but html encoding is not appropriate for any field other than body. –  Sky Sanders Aug 10 '10 at 6:28

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This has been fixed.

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