Across the Stack Exchange network, when a user reaches 1K rep, the user is able to see the total up and down votes. What is the purpose of this?
Robert said it well in the original debate about this. (Thanks for that link @Mrozek)
It would be nice to see the difference between:
Because some of us wanted to see the breakdown of votes. It was made 1K probably so that there was something for those who reached that level.