On this question, the accepted answer (with 23 votes) is deleted. But it is still pinned to the top.
(10k required to see deleted answer)

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By the looks of it, the answer was deleted from the "low quality posts" review queue. But it never got unpinned when upon deletion.

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    Though certainly reasonable, it's not obvious to me that deletion should outweigh acceptance and votes for sorting pruposes. Are you sure this isn't by design? – blahdiblah Sep 26 '12 at 22:52
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    Deleted answers are always below the undeleted ones regardless of votes (even deleted accepted answers). This is the first time I've seen it the other way. – Mysticial Sep 26 '12 at 22:53
  • Did you try refreshing the page? – kiamlaluno Sep 26 '12 at 23:05
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    @kiamlaluno Yep. And if I view it while logged out, the answer disappears as usual. So it doesn't appear to break anything for sub-10ks. – Mysticial Sep 26 '12 at 23:06

It appears there was a time when deleting an answer didn't remove that checkmark - and this answer was deleted then.

Undeleting it and re-deleting it causes it to sort correctly at the bottom, sans checkmark.

  • I just realized that the deletion date was before the review-beta queues. So what deleted it? – Mysticial Sep 26 '12 at 23:56
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    No idea. Lost in the mists of time, no doubt. – Shog9 Sep 27 '12 at 0:00

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