Unicode & Microsoft
Joel's article is mentioned on a MS website at:
Clickable in mozilla: double-click, middle click. Instant clickableness.
In IE, there's always bookmarklets. One of them lets you go to the selected URL. Almost as much as copying and pasting a three-line URL to the address bar, but not quite...
Double click in Opera and then choose "Go to URL" from the popup menu
... so I guess it's just he lame ass browser from the monopoly in the Pacific Northwest that sucks
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