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Response order (read: I like rep points)

If you refresh a question whose answers have equal votes, the answers will appear in a different order.

Is this order explicitly randomly generated? Or does it just have to do with some sort of race condition in loading the page?

  • This has to be a dupe, from like thirty times over
    – jcolebrand
    Jun 29 '11 at 4:57

It's deliberately random to prevent voting bias.

  • My voting bias is to upvote a randomly-chosen answer.
    – jscs
    Jun 29 '11 at 5:54

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