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Add reference dialog - VS silently crashes and disappears

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VS 2013

Create new python application
Solution exporer, select References and right click Add Reference
Select Web Platform Installer Tab
Click Add New Feed button

Result: VS crashes and disappears, no crash dialog

From the event log:
Application: devenv.exe
Framework Version: v4.0.30319
Description: The process was terminated due to an unhandled exception.
Exception Info: System.ArgumentException
Stack:
   at System.Xml.XmlTextReaderImpl..ctor(System.String, System.Xml.XmlNameTable)
   at System.Xml.XPath.XPathDocument..ctor(System.String, System.Xml.XmlSpace)
   at Microsoft.VisualStudioTools.Project.WebPiComponentPickerControl.GetFeeds(System.String)
   at Microsoft.VisualStudioTools.Project.WebPiComponentPickerControl.RequestFeeds(System.Object)
   at System.Threading.QueueUserWorkItemCallback.WaitCallback_Context(System.Object)
   at System.Threading.ExecutionContext.RunInternal(System.Threading.ExecutionContext, System.Threading.ContextCallback, System.Object, Boolean)
   at System.Threading.ExecutionContext.Run(System.Threading.ExecutionContext, System.Threading.ContextCallback, System.Object, Boolean)
   at System.Threading.QueueUserWorkItemCallback.System.Threading.IThreadPoolWorkItem.ExecuteWorkItem()
   at System.Threading.ThreadPoolWorkQueue.Dispatch()
   at System.Threading._ThreadPoolWaitCallback.PerformWaitCallback()

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