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~ Me, describing the basics of R markdown to a student ~

Me: Okay so have you used R markdown before?

Them: No

Me: Are you familiar with markdown?

Them: No

Me: Hmm. Okay, I know. Have you ever posted on Reddit?

Them: Yeah!

Me: Okay we have a starting point

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@bgcarlisle I write everything with Markdown in Emacs, and I've pretty much had this exact conversation with my entire office.

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