> I was convinced not to do so.<i> </p> <p> I've seen many Perl
The automatically included closing tags are IMHO an auto-correction from FF, closing all <i> prior to the closing </p> and then reopening them again.
<i>In the course of this discussion I was convinced not to do so.<i> </i></i></p><i><i> <p>
The effect is the same for me logged in or out.
But you may want to check your "HTML Related Options" settings in Display Settings
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