For example https://mathematica.stackexchange.com/q/77966/121 was:

marked as duplicate by Jens, bbgodfrey, Community♦ 10 hours ago

Neither Jens nor bbgodfrey hold a Gold tag badge applicable to this question.
Why were only two close votes needed and why did Community♦ get involved?

  • If I didn't have the dupe hammer, you could have seen it in action right here on this very question. :-) – Shadow The Vaccinated Wizard Mar 23 '15 at 13:03
  • @Shadow Indeed. Thanks. – Mr.Wizard Mar 23 '15 at 13:04
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    Anyway to save people the need to click: this means the question author aka OP agreed with a pending dupe close vote, thus causing insta-close following a recent change. (more details in the dupe) – Shadow The Vaccinated Wizard Mar 23 '15 at 13:04