The nice thing about online forums is no matter how ugly the baring of teeth no one has yet to die at the hands of a crazed gunman mid post. Most of the meanness you find online is probably just a reflection of the pure frustrated impotency you are faced with when you try to lash out violently at a computer monitor
Those would have to be composited. But by god if you are loading up Pango surely it is able to do all of the necessary drawing?!Some symbols are kind of "associative" in that they stick to other symbols. I am yet unsure if my fontmap will be able to represent those symbols, for I haven't made much research on that.