Linked Questions

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Any chance of Stack Exchange blacking out Jan 18, along with Reddit and Wikipedia in opposition of SOPA/PIPA?

Reddit has announced that they will be blacking out their site on January 18 in opposition of the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the Preventing Real Online Threats to Economic Creativity and Theft ...
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6answers
665 views

After the Go Daddy SOPA boycott, why is Go Daddy being advertised on Stack Overflow?

You may recall the big brouhaha over the domain registrar Go Daddy supporting SOPA. Stack Exchange agreed to drop Go Daddy as a registrar, and moved all of their domains. As such, you can imagine my ...
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3answers
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Should users be able to circumvent the minimum character limits by adding HTML comments to their posts? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should HTML comments be stripped when validating answer length? See my answer here: http://meta.stackexchange.com/a/123638/155556 (now only 10K+ viewable (since the OP ...
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3answers
274 views

Padding short answers with HTML to get rid of length check

Sometimes I have a legit answer that's less than the 30 character minimum. Usually I add a bit of text to make it more than 30 characters, but the extra text really doesn't contribute anything useful ...
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2answers
231 views

Where can I leave feedback?

Yesterday I asked a question, marked with the discussion tag, that got overrun by a horde. I've got no problems with that in general. But what I'm curious about is the fact that my question kept ...
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4answers
344 views

When did Stack Overflow start advertising for Wikipedia? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What markdown formatting features are available for Bounty remarks? RegEx match open tags except XHTML self-contained tags has a bounty that looks like the following on ...
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1answer
575 views

Stack Overflow showing advertisements from GoDaddy - really? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: After the GoDaddy SOPA boycott, why is GoDaddy being advertised on Stack Overflow? Stack Overflow is showing advertisements from GoDaddy - with their support of SOPA, it ...
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2answers
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Suggestions to improve the 'Low quality posts' list on review tab

Two things I noticed about the 'low quality posts' list on the review tab which would make it easier to use: I keep seeing the same posts over and over again. I've already looked at them, I know ...
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2answers
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Votes are lost due to Ajax call latency

When I vote on a post and immediately refresh or quit the page, my votes are lost. It seems the issue is due to some Ajax calls that can not be completed. My ping durations may be a factor to ...
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2answers
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Adding post notices bumps questions, but removing them doesn't

I just saw this on the main page of MSO and clicked the "10h ago" link to see what change Adam made: I was taken to the top of the question page with no indication of what activity Adam performed. ...
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0answers
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Don't show protections on closed questions [duplicate]

I just noticed this question, the GoDaddy-SOPA one. On thing that confused even me, as a 6k user on Meta, was this: Now, I knew after a second's thought that the question was closed and no new ...