Got CSS to hide ridiculously long posts?

Does anybody have CSS handy to hide -- say anything after 2 paragraphs -- ludicrously long posts on the front page of


This one should hide every direct descendant tag under the post text, except the first and the second one:

.entry-listing .entry-body > :not(:nth-child(1)):not(:nth-child(2)) {
display: none;

Simply posting replies to Famous Perl Luminaries (a.k.a. "brian d foy" (or am I messing up some punctuation?)) seems to fix the issue, though he deletes the replies.

Heh. I typically delete comments once I fix the "bug" they are reporting. I didn't think the second gist would make it past the MT cut-off.

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