Re: colours for bullets - this one is simple, works, & addresses
Wouldn't this be better served with a more generalised 'sidebar' markup?
I'm not sure, but I seem to recall this being mentioned back with the HTML+
Off the top of my head it would also seem to be more of a class distinction
than additional html tags since this really is about display.
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From: Scott E. Preece <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Cc: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: Thursday, April 17, 1997 6:43 PM
Subject: Re: colours for bullets - this one is simple, works, & addresses
| > I believe that tables and lists can logically be children of a
| > paragraph.
| Can you site a precedent? I don't believe I've ever seen this. If
| the intention is to make the table & paragraph appear side by side,
| the sibling relationship is appropriate. The only reason to support
| the table-as-child-of-paragraph approach would be to embed the table
| into the text flow of the paragraph. I can't think of a meaningful
| example of this.
You've never seen a book or article with a table or list in the middle of
a paragraph? It's not really that uncommon. I've certainly seen
- code segments
and other insertions in the middle of paragraphs. Why not?
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