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This SO question has a score of -2, yet when I click on the score, the details show 0 upvotes and 3 downvotes. What gives?

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marked as duplicate by ChrisF, Jeff Atwood May 17 '10 at 12:04

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up vote 2 down vote accepted

Because it has been flagged as spam or offensive which adds a temporary -1 from the community user.

(if the threshold is not reached, the downvote from community is aged away and disappears)

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