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Show all of my question/answers to me even if they are deleted

I would really like to see all of my questions and answers on the profile page, even if some of them were deleted, and I don't have enough rep to see them on the site. (Note that some questions are ...
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44answers
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Propose a new 20k reputation privilege

Right now, the maximum privilege "unlock" is at 10k reputation: http://meta.stackoverflow.com/privileges We're considering adding a new 20k reputation privilege, but having a hard time figuring out ...
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26answers
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Help us make “Not Constructive” and “Not a Real Question” closures more effective

In the recent off-topic discussion, Pekka 웃 suggested that other close reasons could be further broken out as well . We've got some more specific ideas along those lines, and we want your input and ...
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6answers
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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, but a Stack Exchange developer changes the Accepted ...
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10answers
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Turbocharging the Roomba: solutions for premature deletion

A couple weeks ago, I asked for help: How can we stop premature deletion? And I got some fantastic responses. A big thanks to everyone who participated in that discussion - you're the reason I don't ...
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4answers
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Notice of deletion

When something of yours is deleted (answers, comments, questions, Area 51 proposals) it would be nice to get some kind of notice other than just not being able to find it anymore. You receive notices ...
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4answers
390 views

How long should I wait before deleting a closed question?

Consider a run-of-the-mill closed question. Not an egregious case like spam or nonsense or a repost, and not a duplicate that should remain on the site. The question should eventually be deleted, ...
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8answers
378 views

Is it generally frowned upon to answer your own question immediately?

I am not a big Stack Overflow user these days, but I had an issue today that I couldn't find an answer to (on Stack Overflow or elsewhere online) -- long story short is I spent some time ...
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2answers
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Can we get some more review queues - questions with delete votes, recently closed etc.?

The new /review queues are great, but there are some other lists on the /tools pages that could do with the same treatment. Recently closed questions Questions with reopen votes Recently reopened ...
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2answers
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Can the OP see their deleted question? If not, they should be able to. [duplicate]

I typically vote to delete most closed questions immediately. However, many times I withhold the delete vote because there is a solution to the OP's problem in the comments and I want them to receive ...
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4answers
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Should we give users a chance to improve their own questions before deleting them? [duplicate]

I'm a bit concerned by the rapid deletion of certain questions such as this one - it appears that it was deleted only 3 minutes after it was posted, so the original poster of this question didn't even ...
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2answers
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Only let users keep reputation from deleted posts if it qualified before the question was closed

The main problem I find myself constantly being disgusted about the new reputation system of letting users keep the reputation if it's been on the site for 60 days and has a score of 3 or more: those ...
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1answer
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Why can't I vote to delete this question? [duplicate]

This question: Does PDO implements mysqli or mysql [duplicate] According to the FAQ on deletion votes, I should get 25 delete vote for the day (30k rep, 20 extra votes for rep and 5 votes by ...
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1answer
184 views

What is wrong with Stackoverflow? [closed]

I posted a question a while back asking for Derby tutorials or screencasts, or any helpful material regarding the topic. The question was promptly closed as "not constructive". Unlike other questions ...
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1answer
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Show banner in edited closed questions asking for reopen review

Getting a question reopened is very, very hard. This is in part because the system doesn't encourage us to review edited questions. If I open a question and I see that five users who I know and trust ...

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