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A question on SO.com seems to have had its text edited by a user with 1 reputation. What's going on?

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He's got about 9000 in rep. –  alex Apr 23 '10 at 6:45
    
Is it Over 9000? –  Ólafur Waage Apr 23 '10 at 16:34
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Must be the jQuery. –  snicker Apr 23 '10 at 18:52

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The user has a lot more rep, but was subsequently suspended until next year so his rep has been artificially set to 1. If you're really interested in what happened, you can find a lot more info about him here on MSO.

Note that this can also happen if the user has enough rep at the time of editing, but is severely downvoted.

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I just realized that there is no [rich-b] tag yet! Corrected. –  Ether Apr 23 '10 at 16:30
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Can he be named? –  Ólafur Waage Apr 23 '10 at 16:34
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@Ólafur: apparently not. –  perbert Apr 23 '10 at 22:34
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DUN DUN DUUUUN! –  Ólafur Waage Apr 23 '10 at 23:30

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