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This is not a question, it is a comment.

This question was closed as non-constructive. But the three questions within it all have exact, non-debatable, non-subjective answers. They were:

  • what is the most awarded badge? There can be only one answer here, no debate.
  • what is the second most awarded badge? Again, only one answer.
  • where can I see the statistics? Ok, maybe there is more than one place to view them, but certainly the options won't elicit debate or chatty long winded discussion.

I just felt I had to share this.

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closed as too localized by Yannis, jonsca, Toon Krijthe, kiamlaluno, Bart Sep 24 '12 at 11:56

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Stack Exchange sites are Q&A sites, not C&A or C&C sites. –  Jack Maney Sep 24 '12 at 10:08
    
@Jack Maney: The user asked valid questions, with non-subjective answers. I really don't understand how anyone considers it non-constructive. –  John Fitzpatrick Sep 24 '12 at 10:09
    
I felt question was Too localized, but question was closed as not constructive by the other users. –  Lucifer Sep 24 '12 at 10:09
    
@JohnFitzpatrick - Irrelevant. Questions are for asking questions. Comments are for comments. There is a difference. –  Jack Maney Sep 24 '12 at 10:10
    
@Jack Maney: Oh, your referring to my post. Yes, I purposely broke the rules and expect to pay the downvote price, and an eventual closing. But I felt I had to say something. –  John Fitzpatrick Sep 24 '12 at 10:15
    
@JohnFitzpatrick - Moderator flags exist for a reason. Use the right tool for the right job. –  Jack Maney Sep 24 '12 at 10:15
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@Jack Maney: Agreed. Was not aware of the option. Won't happen again. –  John Fitzpatrick Sep 24 '12 at 10:17
    
btw the question in question was re-opened. –  Yannis Sep 24 '12 at 11:17

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This is not a question, it is a comment.

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I just felt I had to share this.

Please don't do that, by posting a question you are pushing other, perhaps more useful questions out of the way.

If you feel the question was closed incorrectly, vote to re-open. If you don't yet have the privilege to vote to re-open, flag it for moderation attention and ask for it to be re-opened. Lastly, if you just want to comment, then comment.

Simple as that.

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Agreed. I was not aware of the other options, and I really felt compelled to say something. Sorry. –  John Fitzpatrick Sep 24 '12 at 10:10
    
@JohnFitzpatrick No worries, for the record I agree that the question shouldn't have been closed and have already voted to re-open it. –  Yannis Sep 24 '12 at 10:11

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