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How often do captchas appear?

I've not had to solve a captcha on SO for ages, now suddenly every second click I have to solve another one. has something changed?

  • I had to solve 3 captchas just to post this question – gnibbler Mar 29 '12 at 9:48
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    That begs the question: are you human? – Bart Mar 29 '12 at 9:49
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    The one time I have had CAPTCHAs for every single time I post, I made a mistake with a userscript I had written which essentially broke SO's JavaScript. Now it's unlikely the exact same thing happened to you, but please see if there's anything wrong with SO's JavaScript on your browser – Yi Jiang Mar 29 '12 at 9:51
  • @Bart, well I'm certainly not a script! – gnibbler Mar 29 '12 at 9:55
  • @Yi, I'm not running any userscript. Maybe my browser has cached some broken js from SO – gnibbler Mar 29 '12 at 9:56
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    Pro tip: Don't have your bot run on the same account as the human, give it another account. – casperOne Mar 29 '12 at 12:39
  • @gnibbler - "well I'm certainly not a script!" ... That's precisely what a script would say! – cdeszaq Mar 29 '12 at 17:24
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    Nice try, robot! – user1228 Mar 29 '12 at 17:35

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