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I lost 500 rep points as a result of my {naive} good intention to share a particular answer with those who favorite a particular answer of a question.

I think that decrement is somewhat extreme and am requesting a reversal of the penalty.

On a related note, should there be a badge for reaching the daily cap for negative rep?

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am happy this was corrected for you. – Kirk Woll Apr 20 '11 at 18:17
    
@Kirk - Thanks! I also appreciate you bringing to my attention how to do things @stack – LamonteCristo Apr 20 '11 at 18:40
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I cleared the spam flags and undid the spam penalties, but left the answers deleted.

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We can actually revert the spam penalties ourselves? That's an interesting and good change. – Grace Note Apr 20 '11 at 17:21
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@Grace: mod\clear spam flags. The rep penalty is automatically removed. – Robert Harvey Apr 20 '11 at 17:22
    
Aye, I see that now. We didn't have that back in the early Stack Exchange 2.0 days, which led to some... regretful results. – Grace Note Apr 20 '11 at 17:23

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