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why are people so amazed that a column layout can have a full width element

Is it because its inside a grid still? i must me missing something

anyway i have been noticing that there is this post (and this one) going around showing that you can break out of a css grid and go full width with some complex looking css calculations. These also dont work on IE if that matters to anyone.

After reading these and doing some tests, i was wondering why not just use a wrap and then not use the wrap when going full width. This will work in IE as well.

example

Example Using a Wrap

Demo

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