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Deleting a comment (mine) shouldn't count as a comment vote
Minor bug: When I delete another comment too quickly it says:

I just tried to delete two of my comments and got the message "You can only submit a comment vote every five seconds" when I deleted the second one. It worked after the waiting period, but the choice of words is wrong.

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marked as duplicate by Tim Stone, animuson, Robert Harvey Jul 23 '12 at 21:34

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Why? Deleting a comment is technically voting to delete it (even though you only need one vote). Is this an item you really want the devs spending time on? – Aaron Bertrand Jul 23 '12 at 21:30
@AaronBertrand Because not everybody knows how it is implemented. – bfavaretto Jul 23 '12 at 21:31
@AaronBertrand: Deleting a comment is not voting. It may be internally implemented using the same code, but that does not make it the same thing. – endolith Oct 1 '13 at 21:07
@endolith you can decide whatever you want the semantics to mean for you, this is how the site has obviously chosen to implement the semantics. Did anybody read the duplicates (and note you don't have to agree to understand that this is what the site intends)? How about this one? – Aaron Bertrand Oct 1 '13 at 21:09
@AaronBertrand yes I did, but it's just completely counter-intuitive given the real-world semantics of the terms. The message for a deletion vote should definitely be changed. As it is, it's just a really poor design decision. – Felix Dombek Oct 2 '13 at 10:34
@Felix it's been complained about no less than four times, and been summarily rejected each time. How many more times are we going to say it's terrible design and have the network say it's our design, deal with it? It's not going to change... – Aaron Bertrand Oct 2 '13 at 11:36

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