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A question which was closed just now showed -12 votes. But when the count was clicked, it showed 0 upvotes and -13 downvotes. Why is that so? Is it because it was closed and people are trying to downvote and is not reflected.

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marked as duplicate by Jon Seigel, Grace Note, waiwai933, Pops, ChrisF Dec 1 '10 at 20:52

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This is most likely related to the things discussed at – Grace Note Jun 2 '10 at 10:07
jeff's answer here explaining that.… – YOU Jun 2 '10 at 10:35

Someone has clicked downvote between the the page loaded and when you clicked the count.

Refresh the page to see.

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I've refreshed the page many times to see this surprize. The weird thing was that the downvote count still increased, the summarized count being the same. – Amsakanna Jun 2 '10 at 10:12

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