Something has happened to the Reddit RSS feed

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Anyone else seeing this odd issue with Reddit's RSS feed? Some posts have some extraneous html in the post body. Same for browser or app versions.
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And here's a sample of the web version...
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Yes, that only happens on certain subreddits (like talesfromtechsupport) though, /r/software works normally. I wonder what has changed.
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This issue should be fixed in about a week. Read more about it on reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/changelog/comments/428vdq/upcoming_reddit_change_switching_from_rss_20_to/
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oooh! good catch. that's totally it! thanks!
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Looks like they made the switch to atom since last night. All my feeds are looking much better.