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Why don't Stack Exchange sites use HTTPS redirection?

Stack Exchange has a lot of mixed content which is blocked by modern browsers' Mixed Content Blocker implementations. Ref Firefox, Chrome, IE/Edge, W3C editor's draft. As pointed out in question ...
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What's wrong with HTTPS?

The name in the certificate does not match the host name to use. The certificate is valid for lots of different names and includes wildcards such as *.meta.stackexchange.com (which would match against ...

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