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Bookmarklet chopping out NYTimes text · Issue #900 · PressForward/pressforward

When nominating/drafting from NYTimes stories, typically the first several graphs are excised or not copied over into the post.

Based on some quick experiments it appears that the portion of stories that appears before </div><!-- close story-body --> (typically followed by some advertising before the story resumes) are the ones being left out for some reason. From the bookmarklet's point of view NYT articles seem to begin with the portion <p id="story-continues-2" class="story-body-text story-content" rather than the true start of the article.

Given that the Mercury browser plugin doesn't exhibit this behavior, I suspect it's something to do with the bookmarklet's JS?

This is occurring in 4.2.2 and earlier versions of the bookmarklet. I'm seeing it in Chrome as well as Firefox, so it doesn't seem to be browser dependent.

If pre-highlighting text in the browser, one does get the typical blockquoted portion of a Press This bookmarklet output.