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Looking at some badge pages, the title reads:

$num Users earned this badge. Recently awarded to:

But for badges that can be received multiple times this is incorrect, and should actually be:

This badge was awarded $num times. Recently awarded to:

Because there are $num badges but less than $num users involved. This is of course a bit pedantic, but the real reason I've noticed this is that I'm interested in seeing the distribution of such badges. More specifically, what I would really like to see is something like the following:

This badge was awarded $numawards times to $numusers different users. Recently awarded to:

Where the italicized text only appears for badges that may be received multiple times.

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A change to the badges page was deployed last week that takes care of the phrasing here. This one took slightly over 6-8 weeks.

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