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So I feel like this site (Stack Overflow) almost doesn't want people to be able to give people thanks for posting up questions or even giving thanks for people answering your own question.
When ever I go to do something I never have the rep. People down vote your questions like they're on youtube and or they expect everyone to be genius - if they were why would we be asking questions in the first place?
I can't comment on other peoples posts thanking them for their great question and answer, I can't up vote them for a good question. I can't do anything other then check the correct answer to my question. Which of the past two have both received down votes negating the point of even asking a question in the first place.
15 rep to up vote good quality answers and questions 50 rep to even do any commenting outside a question you post
I haven't tried to answer anyone's questions but I have to assume based on not being able to do anything in general that I wouldn't even be able to do that to get these rep standings.
So what I'm getting at is how does one achieve these seemingly simple rep numbers when one is trapped in the chicken or the egg ?