Word filter blocking emoji

You can’t send this emoji:


I don’t even know why this word would be blocked on the forum.

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It’s because it has a close resemblance in spelling to a slur.

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I understand why it would be blocked in roblox itself, but isn’t this forum is 13+? There is no reason why it should be blocked.

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There’s a fine line between casual profanity and being racist.

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How is it racist to mention a country? People on this forum should be smart enough to understand that.

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The country name is usually used as a way to bypass the hard R

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Works fine for me.

:niger:

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Can also confirm it works

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Maybe it’s only blocked when trying to make a topic?

Ooh I see the issue now. Manually typing out the emoji name blocks it, but using an emoji keyboard works.

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Yeah because the emoji keyboard gives you the actual unicode character. Discourse converts it from :name: to the actual emoji when rendered.

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