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Figure 2.4. Our two columns after adding the float property
Pretty bland, isn't it? We haven't added many styles yet, so what we see is mostly what's left
as a result of our Normalize.css file, along with some browser defaults (like blue text links).
This next concept, “clearing floats,” is something you'll have to deal with in almost all float-
based layouts. To illustrate why we need to do this, let's add two new temporary declarations
to our .main element, which is the element that contains our “floated” columns: