"Tonight we were reminded that Michigan is five years further down the road. Which means we have a long road ahead. The State Farm Center renovations start in a few hours and will run for three years. Let’s hope that when they’re complete, we’re Michigan."
Below the box where you type in your text, it says "Allowed HTML tags:" and <b> and <i> are not listed. I think you just have to use the buttons provided. The source code uses the <strong> (bold) and <em> (italics) tags, but they don't work if you just type them out. Weird.