The left arm of the popular shrug dude ASCII art doesn't show up in my message


#1

Link.


#2

Did you try typing two \ instead of a single one so that it’s seen as a character and not a command/markup?


#3

Testing:

Using single backslash: ¯_(ツ)_/¯

Using double backslash: ¯\(ツ)


#4

Thanks, I didn’t know about it.


#5

Use three backslash, like on Reddit, to remove the italic:

¯\_(ツ)_/¯

Maybe add another backslash before the last underscore, to be extra sure that no underscores are interpreted as italics:

¯\_(ツ)_/¯