Why was this "classic" Stack Overflow question deleted?
I think it was a good example of mood and spirit of Stack Exchange people, and closing would have been enough.
closed as not constructive by Time Traveling Bobby, Grant Thomas, hims056, Diago, Hugo Dozois May 23 '13 at 16:33
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Why closing if it has no chances to ever be reopened ?
This question does't fit at all in the Q/A standards of Stack Overlfow.
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