Markdown use by newspapers?

A. Pagaltzis pagaltzis at
Sat Jan 27 20:40:27 EST 2007

Hi Robert,

* robert mcgonegal <robert37 at> [2007-01-27 21:00]:

> Does anyone know of any larger newspapers or publishing

> companies that use Markdown? Several times I've noticed

> glitches in web page articles, posted at larger newspapers,

> where emphasis has been indicated by underlines and have

> wondered.

are you sure that was un-/misprocessed Markdown and not just lazy
writers/editors using underscores where they should have used
formatting? I know I frequently see asterisks and underscores
used for emphasis even by WYSIWYG users (in Word documents, say.)

Aristotle Pagaltzis // <>

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