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Won't this fix your problem?
use HTML::Entities; encode_entities($mystr);
Given, you might still want the curly quotes replaced with flat quotes, but if your object is just to make the text display properly, this should do the job.

In reply to Re: zapping gremlins by TedPride
in thread zapping gremlins by jck

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