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Since this badge can't be earned by users joining after it was too late, I think it would be fair to remove it from their list. It's somewhat depressing to take a look at something you can't ever achieve.

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FWIW, Jeff left entries for unattainable Precognitive badges on the badges page intentionally. –  Pops May 4 '11 at 4:12
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I think it should be left - it's not like it massively increases the clutter of the badge page. What if I want to see a list of all the beta users? Also, how can it be depressing? Surely there are dozens of other unearned badges the non-Beta users can focus their interest on?

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I understand your point, but it's that not ever being able to earn it somehow feels uneasy, at least to me. –  Shamim Hafiz Mar 30 '11 at 17:15
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I think the answer is: Go to Area 51 and find a proposal you're excited about. Now you can earn that Beta badge.

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