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Perhaps this has recently changed intentionally, but I've just noticed that the full close form is appearing even when I'm not yet able to vote. (Until recently I was just getting the "Sorry you can't vote for another X hours" mini pop-up.)

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It's only a very minor issue (more of a UI irregularity), as I can't actually vote to close, but I'm pretty sure this wasn't like this until recently. (Potentially related to the "time to permitted vote" being less than an hour, but that's pure speculation.)

Of course, I should probably be all tucked up in bed at this time here in GMT land, but... :-)

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This is by design. We want to present the options at all times.

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Thanks for the heads-up. :-) – middaparka Jan 21 '11 at 10:01
It's by design that they appear, but why can we actually select them? I shouldn't be able to click "Vote to Close" if I have no votes left, it should behave like it does when I've already voted (i.e., no radio buttons). – jtbandes Aug 18 '11 at 19:12

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