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Clarify Electorate badge wording

It seems like the change to the Electorate badge wording decided in this thread, is inaccurate.

Electorate - Voted on 600 questions and 25% or more of total votes are on questions

If you vote on 600 questions than 100% of votes are questions.

I think this should read:

Voted 600 times and 25% or more of total votes are on questions.

marked as duplicate by ChrisF, M. Tibbits, Lance Roberts, Ivo Flipse Aug 18 '11 at 22:51

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Welcome to MSO, Grillz! Unfortunately, you have misunderstood the badge. Your proposed wording would award the badge to someone who upvoted 200 questions and 400 answers; that doesn't happen.

See the community-generated badge info page.

(That said, the very fact that you misunderstood is itself good evidence that the wording needs to be changed; just not the way you proposed.)

  • Thanks for this - didn't know that page existed. – Gregg B Nov 16 '10 at 16:14
  • when is that page you so lovingly created going to be a part of the official FAQ. I don't know how many times I or others have posted a link to it? – codingbadger Nov 16 '10 at 16:46
  • @Barry, only a mod can add the [faq] tag to a question, so... whenever one of them feels like it. – Pops Nov 16 '10 at 22:39
  • fair enough. Maybe they'll do it one day. I mean, it has only been viewed 700 times and upvoted numerous times.... ;-) – codingbadger Nov 16 '10 at 22:42

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