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What are those two asterisks doing there? Looks like someone made a Markdown typo.

  • New Post Notices bug reports went in this topic. This issue now appears to be fixed. New Post Notices rollout on Stack Overflow
    – pkamb
    Commented Dec 9, 2019 at 21:53
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    Does this answer your question? New Post Notices are live network-wide --- Feedback about the Post Notices go there, as an answer (feedback).
    – Rob
    Commented Dec 9, 2019 at 22:33
  • @Rob that post is historically locked, it can't receive any more answers. Commented Jan 7, 2020 at 15:37
  • @RobertColumbia ... and it didn't exist when I asked, and it wasn't proposed as a dupe here until after this bug was fixed and this question's fate was largely moot. But, meh. Since it is fixed, it's of no consequence what happens to this question now.
    – Mark Amery
    Commented Jan 7, 2020 at 17:00

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Looks like you saw a brief bug in the new Post Notices rollout - resolved since by the lovely Yaakov :)


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