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On Facebook (not exactly a paragon of usability) it's there. Also tab around the page. Links are also highlighted in light blue.

Maybe it's my own view, but when a designer circumvents or subverts basic, conventional browser functionality it signals they don't know how to design for the web or they care more for their particular design than they do for the user's ability to process and react to the intended functionality.

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