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cletus' answer has 2 votes up + correct answer = 35 points

However looking at his scoring graph it says he got 170 points for that answer!

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up vote 4 down vote accepted

Note the yellow glow around the "accepted answer" tick. It means that this was a bounty question. Move the cursor over the tick; the tooltip will show additional details (bounty amount and accepting date).

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oh sweet, thanks for the explanation :) – Madi D. Jan 24 '10 at 11:54

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