It doesn't escape HTML characters, it simply passes along the entered text, rewrapped, with extra <blockquote>
tags around it. When I mentioned this in the Chatterbox, you appeared to not give a damn.
Update: Appearances can be desceptive, perhaps the author's tiredness could have played a role too &mdash after all, it was the middle of the night for him at the time; but from later conversations it appears to mainly have been a misunderstanding between us. Glad that has been cleared up.
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