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I increased the size of hat using the controls, and it not looks great everywhere! Is it a bug feature?

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and also it hides the "recent reviews" link & non clickable.

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    ...........BIG BUG HAAAAAAAAAAT!!!! – Blue Ice Dec 16 '14 at 1:08
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    Seriously, though, you look great. Don't worry about it. – Blue Ice Dec 16 '14 at 1:08
  • Not really. Hats are just a "for fun" thing. The fact they're not perfect is irrelevant. – Qix Dec 16 '14 at 1:10
  • +1 just for the edit... – arc_lupus Dec 16 '14 at 10:18
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Hats are magnificent, mysterious, and most of all independent beasts. Who are we to dictate the bounds in which a hat must be confined?

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    Are you going to hit the developer that thought this hat was a good idea? – PeterJ Dec 16 '14 at 2:43
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    @PeterJ Don't blame the developers, this wasn't our idea. – balpha Dec 16 '14 at 6:21
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    Um, we're the despotic overlords. The exact people who get to dictate... well, everything, including hat boundaries. – Pops Dec 16 '14 at 15:24
  • Also mercurial. Missed that superlative. – tephyr Dec 19 '14 at 19:19
  • hey thanks I finally found you for hat!!!! – Bala Dec 20 '14 at 14:29
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    I like the ability to scale and rotate the hat this year, a lot. But yes, it’s up to the user to how to wear their hat, I guess… – mirabilos Dec 23 '14 at 9:14
  • The main thing with the hats, it seems to me, is to wear all the ones you earn at least once, even if it is only for a short time. Just to show solidarity! (And get extra hats, of course.) – Jonathan Leffler Dec 24 '14 at 6:10
  • There's an overwhelming amount of hats, all of them with their own prerequisites. One of them requires commenting on one of your posts or answers. Thanks for the hat. ;) – Andrew Stewart Dec 28 '14 at 17:52
  • I got a hat from my mom for Christmas, but I can't upload to StackExchange. Is this a bug? – Mike Covington Jan 2 '15 at 7:54
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While it's not on me to devalue the epic truth in Mrs. Hairboat's realisation that we don't "dictate the bounds in which a hat must be confined", let me put it this way: Yeah we do.

You cannot go too wild with placing & sizing the hat. But a certain amount is allowed, and I don't see a problem with your screenshot. In particular, all "recent reviews" links look at least partially clickable, so it shouldn't be causing issues. In some places we do shift content around if the hat would cover it otherwise, but right here it seems fine.

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