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So, I here's my SO profile. I voted on 601 questions and 646 answers. Why don't I have the Electorate Badge?

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marked as duplicate by Servy, animuson, ben is uǝq backwards, Dave Newton, Caleb Jun 25 '13 at 16:56

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How long ago was the 601th vote cast? The script which awards badges only runs periodically. –  Matt Jun 25 '13 at 16:36

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up vote 10 down vote accepted

Badge grants are not immediate, you should see it when the job runs shortly.

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But... you do have the badge.

I knew if I waited long enough I'd be right.

In any case, badges aren't always (ever?) awarded instantly. Sorry you had to wait so long.

See also How long does it take for badges to be awarded? How are they generated?

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A 5 minute wait?! This is outrageous... I want my money back. –  hayd Jun 25 '13 at 16:43
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@hayd - okay, here is your $0 back –  user226423 Jun 25 '13 at 19:09

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