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Different ways to get italic formatting?

Seems familiar, doesn't it? But when I type something like this Italic was caused by a pair of single * since it should be pair of double ** Is this normal?
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Question titles - differentiation of theoretical/historical

I proposed an edit to the following question: Shortest game with 18 queens? that changed the title from: Shortest game with 18 queens? to Shortest possible game with 18 queens? And this edit was ...
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Do we want to use `this formatting` for reproducing chess moves?

Do we want to universally use (and encourage the use of) this formatting for reproducing chess moves? I use this formatting in my posts, because I think it's clearer, and quickly draws the eye to the ...
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how about having a way to add and show a board in the questions? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: PGN input field and software to depict this input as board position There are a times when one tries to ask about best move at a point in the game. And I think it would be ...