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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
up vote 1 down vote accepted

This has been fixed.

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