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Users blindly approving suggested edits [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there an actual “accept ALL the suggested edits” problem? The current review system encourages fake reviews; some people upvote everything rather than actually fixing ...
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The current review system encourages fake reviews; some people upvote everything rather than actually fixing problems

I went to a Late Answers review queue that had four items in it and started reviewing the first one by editing it into shape rather heavily. By the time I was done, someone else had reviewed the ...
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Is there an actual “pity” or “sympathy” upvote problem?

There have been a number of discussions about "pity" or "sympathy" upvotes. https://meta.stackexchange.com/search?q=pity+sympathy+upvote That is, the idea that once a post is voted down to -1, some ...
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Careless review upvotes are actively contributing to the quality problem, not correcting it

Look at this reply. The question is from 2008, it has an accepted answer, and almost every other answer generally has the same theme and references the same function. That reply, at the time of ...
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Spam edit approved

Here's an edit that replaced the useful link with some youtube video: https://stackoverflow.com/suggested-edits/346238 I'm not sure how else to go about flagging it, but clearly the editor needs a ...
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Edits that add nothing but random formatting [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What can we do to stop bad edits getting accepted? If it is in italic, it must be pretty Edits like this one: Com Add-In not showing up in Com Add-Ins window in Excel 2003 ...
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Change edit approval threshold to (# approve − # reject ≥ N)

Currently, the threshold for approving or rejecting a suggested edit is two approve / reject votes, whichever is reached first. This means that, when bad or just dubious edits get approved, it's ...
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Improve the review audit system

This is more or less a feature-request version of https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/157383/178438 Even though the review audit system and manual banning has been put into place, there are still many ...
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Feature request: large warning when pasting into tag wikis

Lately (on Server Fault at least) we've been seeing many tag wiki edits where people copy and paste content from other websites without the slightly bit of rewriting. Every site I've checked out ...
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2answers
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Can the 'review suggested edits' daily limit be increased for trusted users?

We all know of the various problems afflicting the quality of the Suggested Edit review queue. I think the quality of the queue results could be improved if people like myself had a higher daily ...
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Somebody actually approved this edit [duplicate]

It's bad enough when somebody tries to "fix" the code in an answer, or worse, an accepted answer. But, is there any doubt that this suggested edit is completely improper? The user couldn't post a ...
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Trigger happy Edit Suggestion approvals - what can we do? [duplicate]

I have just seen an approval for a Suggested Edit that takes the cake, and makes me wonder exactly how much attention some people are paying to what they do. In this edit suggestion the editor ...
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PostgreSQL tag needs cleaning up?

I'm no PostgreSQL expert, and I don't want to step on anyone's toes or get into an edit war, but the postgresql tag currently reads a bit too much like an advertisement to me right now. Examples (...