Continuing the discussion from Bullet list render as heading style in preview pane:
On that note, is there any place we can go to discuss the Markdown spec? Afaik the original author stopped updating it a long time ago. Is there a “Markdown authority” to speak of? The closest I can think of would be one of the most popular parsers. Did Discourse write its own?
GitHub made some additions to Markdown which I think made a lot of sense, and as long as they’re included as optional switches I don’t see them doing any real harm to the original specification.