Internet Explorer 11--Tricking The Verge Forum Editor into Working

So I'd heard that Internet Explorer 11 uses a new user agent string that makes it as a "like Gecko" browser, apparently to avoid getting hit with nonstandard CSS coding, among other things. Well, now that that's been changed in Internet Explorer 11--the "Visual View" in The Verge forum post editor now magically works...

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Isn't that suspicious?