Doubt about standard syntax

Andrea Censi andrea at
Sun Dec 31 04:17:21 EST 2006

On 12/31/06, John Gruber <gruber at> wrote:

> A. Pagaltzis <pagaltzis at> wrote on 12/29/06 at 7:21 PM:


> > > In other words, a paragraph, once started, eats everything

> > > until a blank line?

> >

> > Except blockquotes and headings.


> And I think that should change. I think every block-level element

> should be separated by a blank line.

I think it would be parser-friendly, but not user-friendly.

I find it very natural to write:
* a list
* without
* a blank line

and I see this "format" often in emails.

Andrea Censi
"Life is too important to be taken seriously" (Oscar Wilde)

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