Meta Stack Exchange is where users like you discuss bugs, features, and support issues that affect the software powering all 158 Stack Exchange communities.

What is meta?
Here's how it works:
  1. Any Stack Exchange user can ask a question
  2. The community provides support, votes on ideas, and reports bugs
  3. Your voice helps shape the way Stack Exchange operates

I know Jquery is a pretty big thing (45,879 questions) for web developers (myself included), but surely a question as simple as "how to download jquery" doesn't require 6 answers...(and they weren't all posted at the exact same time)

I'm just wondering whether there is a trend to answer these simple questions instead of help make a single answer (or two) better...just seems overkill...

share|improve this question
The whore what turns the most tricks gets the plushest mink from daddy – random Oct 15 '10 at 4:25
"how to download jquery" does not belong on SO voted to migrate to SU – Nifle Oct 15 '10 at 9:09
@Nifle, just "not belonging on SO" doesn't qualify something for a move to SU. This question doesn't really belong on any SE site. – Pops Oct 15 '10 at 12:54
up vote 1 down vote accepted

Answers like that are usually due to the FGITW behavior. This is also particularly noticeable for basic regex and c# questions.

share|improve this answer

You must log in to answer this question.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged .