Basically, there are a bunch of sites that I would read if they were on my friends list, but that I generally don't check very often otherwise. Most of them don't have RSS feeds. Rather than waiting for RSS to take over the world, I probably should just hack something up to parse HTML to RSS, with a buttload of special cases for each of the sites I'm interested in. But I keep hoping someone has done it (properly) already. Because I really don't want to.
There are more of you reading this now, so I guess I might as well ask again... What's your favorite HTML scraper? I'm feeling the urge to write one, but of course, I'd rather not. It has already been done, again and again, and I'd rather use one of those, but it's not clear whether any of the existing ones actually, you know, work. Any experience with them?
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