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What adjustments to reputation have recently been applied to SO?

I noticed a lot of the top users' reps dropped by several thousand points overnight.

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Pics or it didn't happen. –  TheTXI Aug 6 '09 at 12:31
    
You just caught an early glimpse of Jon Skeet's rep 5 minutes from now. –  TheTXI Aug 6 '09 at 12:35
    
no before after screen shots, but I'm pretty sure Jon Skeets rep was over 88.7k last night and it's 84.9k this morning –  Jeff Leonard Aug 6 '09 at 12:35
    
Perhaps Jon Skeet magnanimously began donating his rep to the less fortunate? –  devinb Aug 6 '09 at 12:38

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My rep was definitely not over 88K last night. I think I'd have noticed that.

Rep recalcs can change reputation of course, but I haven't noticed anything significant recently.

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Mystery solved. Ice cream cake time. –  Eric Aug 6 '09 at 13:27
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When you have nearly 88k rep, what is significant, exactly? –  Jeff Yates Aug 6 '09 at 13:39
    
4K would have been significant enough to notice, certainly. –  Jon Skeet Aug 6 '09 at 18:31

Obvious guess: reputation recalcs forced the scores down (although that would be quite a drop if it was several thousand)

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This usually is due to reputation recalculations. Reputation earned from deleted questions and answers or questions moved to other places in the trilogy will be lost.

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There will be one soon, but it has not happened yet:
Should the weight of downvotes be increased?

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