Hello again Alan,
This is indeed eerie and unfortunately I am not able to determine the cause of the abnormality. I noticed that you use VB.NET as programming language, but this should not make a difference.
Since we'll be releasing our Q3 Beta today which will include Kendo.Mvc assembly built against ASP.NET MVC 5 and VS 2013, can you test it to compare the results? If the issue is no longer present, note that the official Q3 release is slated for the second half of November.
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