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Apologies if I'm being completely out of line here by pointing out what I perceive to be small but not intractable problems. I'm on three medications right now, and one of them is booze.

When you're looking at the profile of a user who has accounts on every SO network, it isn't immediately obvious which box is for what site. The only differentiator seems to be the tiny icon to the left of the user's name.

Wouldn't it make a lot more sense to have a textual label for each box?

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Duplicate: meta.stackexchange.com/questions/112/… –  malach Aug 28 '09 at 8:37
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I disagree that this is a duplicate. As I understand it, flair can be displayed on sites other than the SO network. My issue is with how the SO network displays user's affiliations across the network VIA THE USE OF flair. It is a subtle but important distinction. For a drunk. –  Christopher Swasey Aug 28 '09 at 8:40
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+1 for drunk typing on Meta! –  beggs Aug 28 '09 at 9:10

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I like it the way it is. Maybe your medicine is limiting your eye-sight ;)

Workaround: Hover over the link to the site and read the status bar of your browser.

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I think I've found my mSO archnemesis –  Christopher Swasey Aug 28 '09 at 8:38
    
You can make friends fast here on MSO :) –  Ladybug Killer Aug 28 '09 at 8:44
    
Cheers to that :-D –  Christopher Swasey Aug 28 '09 at 8:47
    
German. It's no secret that I try to improve my English. What's the problem? –  Ladybug Killer Aug 28 '09 at 9:10
    
No no problem I was just curious (it was mentioned in one of your top rated comments). I thought it might have been rude which is why I deleted my comment. I actually wouldn't have been able to tell you weren't a native speaker otherwise. –  Christopher Swasey Aug 28 '09 at 9:16
    
Good to read that I'm getting better :) –  Ladybug Killer Aug 28 '09 at 9:25

Yes, it would.

What else can I say?

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You obviously get the checkmark... although I'm left with the unstatisfactory feeling that I've sidestepped the purpose of these questions. –  Christopher Swasey Aug 28 '09 at 8:58
    
Except that I've uncheckked it because I'm not sure how the checkmarking interacts with the "feature-request" aspect of the question. –  Christopher Swasey Aug 28 '09 at 9:01
    
Not at all. But I didn't answer to get any checkmarks here. –  innaM Aug 28 '09 at 9:20
    
That was a passive aggressive checkmark... or was it? –  Christopher Swasey Aug 28 '09 at 9:54

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