I frequently browse popular stack questions that appear on the right side of any site. Every now and then I find myself capable and willing to voice opinion/answer a question. This is why I pushed my rep on Stack Overflow, and rocketed (completely legitimate) from 150 to 300-something, in few hours, to get the 100 bonus on all stack sites. (The one you get once you hit 200 rep on any stack site)
So here I am having (similarly to my meta profile) 101 rep and trying to answer How to prove the authenticity of a screenshot?
And yet I get
Thank you for your interest in this question. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site.
What gives? Isn't the core idea behind the "100 rep on all sites" award exactly to allow me to post answers? If it says I have 101 (https://superuser.com/users/299232/%D0%98%D0%B2%D0%BE-%D0%9D%D0%B5%D0%B4%D0%B5%D0%B2), and yet it would only recognize the original 1 and disregard the awarded 100. What is the point of even getting 100 if I can't take advantage of the perks they should give me...