If you like missing out feature(s).
Up until Firefox 19, users were able to stop GIF animations from loading (and looping) with a simple tap of the Esc button.
Now, according to GHacks, the latest nightly build of Firefox 20 (currently tagged as Alpha 1), this feature is no more.
In case you think that Mozilla will “fix this”, it’s by design as the bugzilla ticket has already been resolved with a status “WONTFIX”.
On a positive note, users have already created an extension (SuperStop) specifically for FF20, which brings back this lesser known yet useful feature.
Firefox 20 Alpha
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