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The Community♦'s profile page's "About Me" currently states:

Hi, I'm not really a person.

I'm a background process that helps keep this site clean!

I do things like

  • Randomly poke old unanswered questions every hour so they get some attention
  • Own community questions and answers so nobody gets unnecessary reputation from them
  • Own downvotes on spam/evil posts that get permanently deleted
  • Own suggested edits from anonymous users

Can we add more detail in it? Such as:

  • Reject suggested edits which may involves edit conflict
  • Own Community Moderator Election

Link: Why does the Community User reject / approve edits?, February 2013 Community Moderator Election

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The "Own Community Moderator Election" is too minor. As for "Reject suggested edits which may involves edit conflict" it might fit, but better explain it better in the rejection itself. –  Shadow Wizard Jul 3 '13 at 6:10
    
@AsheeshR Maybe "summon"? I can't find a better word. (I'm not a nature English user) –  johnchen902 Jul 3 '13 at 6:10

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up vote 5 down vote accepted
  • Own Community Moderator Election
  • Reject suggested edits which may involves edit conflict
  • Own tag wikis and privilege wikis
  • Flag smelly stuff for moderators and/or 10k users
  • Own certain meta posts
  • Become the second acceptance vote on an edited suggested edit
  • Own bounties from deleted users
  • Lock and delete spam posts
  • Lock migrated posts and rejected migrations
  • Own FAQ and about wikis

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If we're going to get that specific, then we can probably fill a page or two worth of Community functions.

A better fix would be to improve the corresponding meta post and link to it on the profile

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How about a single line? I am a Stack Exchange Ninja. I am everywhere, every second of every day. –  AsheeshR Jul 3 '13 at 6:18
    
I was about to link to that meta post before realizing you already linked to it. Why don't you post this answer there? –  Michael Mrozek Jul 3 '13 at 6:22
    
@MichaelMrozek On it :) [done] –  Manishearth Jul 3 '13 at 6:24
    
@Manishearth Just curious, who have privileges to edit Community♦'s profile? –  johnchen902 Jul 3 '13 at 11:18
    
@johnchen902 Mods do (we can copy to all SE accounts too), but I bet (a) We're not allowed to, and (b) it's better that a dev changes the text because we may break something. –  Manishearth Jul 3 '13 at 11:21

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