oh, crap, i forgot to mention that "beyond markdown -- part 4" is now available for your perusal. ;+) > https://medium.com/@bbirdiman/beyond-markdown-part-4-9b4dc6841d7e if you'd like to discuss anything, send me an e-mail. thank you. -bowerbird p.s. and if you know jeff atwood, feel free to share the link with him.