I see this Community user on the user page. It also seems to edit posts sometimes. What is it?
And why has it downvoted over 1800 times?
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Who is the "Community" User?
It is an automated user agent, not a real person. Its profile explains:
Randomly poking old unanswered questions might make its name appear as the last editor of a question, but only in some overviews, not in the question itself:
The reason why it has so many downvotes is because it owns all of the downvotes that are being cast automatically when a post is flagged as spam or rude/abusive.