Take these two calls:

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

  • It would be nice to add the lines to your question. Aug 9, 2010 at 23:10
  • @dennis - your clicker broken or sumpin? ;-) nice catch felix. Aug 9, 2010 at 23:12
  • It might be relevant that the text in question is a member in two distinct structures. Aug 9, 2010 at 23:13
  • @code heh, thanks for satisfying my lazyness and including the relevant bits of the json in the question :)
    – Felix
    Aug 9, 2010 at 23:53
  • @felix, do you think your API should automatically return decoded Titles?
    – jjnguy
    Aug 10, 2010 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. Aug 10, 2010 at 6:28

1 Answer 1


This has been fixed.

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .