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Can someone let me know why the "var date5 . ." line in this question is not getting formatted as code in the question markdown (like the 4 lines above it) as it seems to be identical indentation, etc ?

Is this a bug in the markdown parser?

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marked as duplicate by Arjan, Wesley Murch, yhw42, hims056, Toon Krijthe Mar 2 '13 at 14:51

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Any details on the browser/OS you were using, and where you copied/pasted from? – Arjan Mar 2 '13 at 13:23
And please see balpha's answer there, and comment if you have useful details. Thanks. – Arjan Mar 2 '13 at 13:24
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You had two no break spaces   instead of normal spaces -  .

Replacing them solved the formatting issue.

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"let's fix a writeup....damn Oded!!" ;) – Bart Mar 2 '13 at 13:19
No comment, @Bart – Oded Mar 2 '13 at 13:21
Hmmm, that's twice today. See also Why do code blocks sometimes not “show” properly? – Arjan Mar 2 '13 at 13:22
Yep. This comes up every now and then. People copying and pasting code from browsers, often time. – Oded Mar 2 '13 at 13:24

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