this site, in 2015, still can't properly display Unicode
I don't think that's really the problem. A web site with UTF-8 encoding does not have much to do to get unicode to be displayed correctly. The site merely just has to let the characters go, any recent browser then displays the codes appropriately. The reason slashdot does not show unicode (first byte above 0x7F) is because the characters are filtered out, either when being recorded within
I get it, you're used to Linux, where you need 743 command line commands to do anything
Usually switching from mouse/GUI to a terminal allows you to do exactly precisely what you want in a few commands (and if you need 743 commands, make a shell script, which becomes one command). And you also usually get a level of feedback (errors...) you wouldn't have with the Gui.
If you knew how to use a packet analyser, you could see that for yourself
All of that likely to be encrypted, though
>A heavily armed gunman [...] Fixed: >A heavily armed Maroko muslim [...]
Please don't censor the truth, you liars.
Actually the attacker is of Moroccan origins. (Maroko => Nigeria...)
you do realize not more than 15 years ago you could fly with a weapon in the cabin.
With all the aircraft hijackings happening in the 80's, I doubt in 2000 you could have reached the cabin having a kalashnikov in your handbag.
"Sometimes insanity is the only alternative" -- button at a Science Fiction convention.