The original post was fine until 6star posted that huge margin busting Mapquest URL. 98% of the forum sites out there automatically parse long URLs, thus avoiding this problem. Roadfood.com is mired in Snitz Forums, an almost 8 year old forum model, so that doesn’t happen here.
Here’s what happens to huge margin busting URLs after taking the extra 15 seconds to run them through the TinyUrl.com shrinkerator:
I wish more people here would use it.