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Two downvotes within 5 seconds of each other on two separate threads...seems intentional. What can be done?



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You might just be unlucky today. :( I had one user downvote me twice in two separate threads because he thought my answers were vague, but he removed both downvotes when I edited for clarity. This was all possible because of the @targeted comment notification. –  Ether Feb 1 '10 at 22:35
yeah...if there were comments i would (and do) certainly respond to them. will circle back once more to double check for any. sorry it happened to you too. –  AJ. Feb 1 '10 at 22:36
If only there was a way to force a comment on downvotes... –  juanformoso Feb 1 '10 at 22:40
Yeah...and it's spreading. More downvotes. Ugh. –  AJ. Feb 1 '10 at 22:41
If it's all the same person and there are a sufficient number of downvotes, the votes will likely be detected and removed by the suspicious-voting-patterns script. –  mmyers Feb 1 '10 at 22:43
Comments explaning downvotes should be mandatory. –  David W Sep 16 '12 at 23:24

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up vote 2 down vote accepted

Flag the moderator to check on it. They're quite helpful.

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How do I flag a downvote? –  AJ. Feb 1 '10 at 22:31
You flag the question. –  Tyler Carter Feb 1 '10 at 22:32
Done and done, thanks. –  AJ. Feb 1 '10 at 22:39

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