So what do other folks do for em dashes? It seems silly to write modern text as if I were still using a typewriter, with -- serving the purpose, but I may have to resort to that if I can't figure out a consistent way to get the appropriate punctuation to show up in browsers et al.
[Update: I wrote this and then went searching for the answer elsewhere. A good article can be found at http://alistapart.com/articles/emen/. But I thought I'd do the post anyway so that anyone who had the same question could still learn from it.]
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