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Review Audits on Reopen votes is too subjective

I was just asked to review the following question: Is there a conventional way of returning error statuses from JSON web services? I voted no, it shouldn't be reopened. It's subjective and open to ...
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review section I think has a bug [duplicate]

Sometimes in review section Stack Overflow tests us to find out that we are paying attention or not. We can pass this test by clicking 'flag' if it says congratulation it is a test if it does not say ...
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How are privilege abuses after quick rep gain by new users being avoided?

Bob, on his first day, asks a question on a site, and it goes viral. It gets lots of upvotes. Reasons of virality can be some update in a new tool or it can be a common query like Why is processing a ...
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Why is this question a test in “reopen votes” [duplicate]

So here we have following question: https://stackoverflow.com/review/reopen/3726724 Which has: - no edit visible in review - no comments indicating that there is any discussion about question value ...
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What are the review queues, and how do they work?

I see a "review" link on the top of the page, which takes me to a few "review queues". What is a "review queue"? What are the various queues for? What can I do in each queue? Return to FAQ index
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Why are the moderators being so strict with quality related flags recently?

I recently flagged a question as "very low quality", just like I've flagged many questions in the past. However, my flag was found to be unhelpful this time. The same thing happened when I recently ...
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Suggest to me what tag filtering I should use in review next

Going through /review is a bit finicky, for new users and older ones. That's evident when you see statistics of the retention rate of reviewers; most give up after just a couple of reviews. There have ...
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Failed a Reopen Question audit — sure looks like “Not a real question” to me [duplicate]

I just failed this audit here, which was shown as being closed as "Not a real question". Seeing as the vote count was positive, I figured it was an audit, but I selected "Leave Closed" anyways ...
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Questions about review testing

While reviewing, I sometimes get test-results. Flagging them typically will show the following: This was only a test, designed to make sure you were paying attention. The post has already been ...
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Failed “known good” audit identified post as possible spam [duplicate]

Well this was interesting. I failed an audit because the community apparently understood the OP's question (which I considered vague), but then I saw this, after I failed the audit: https://...
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Reopen Votes review audits use old JS confirm dialog instead of new Stacks prompt, making them too easy to identify

If I vote to reopen a question that appeared on the Reopen Votes queue and it turns out that it is an audit, I get this JS browser confirmation dialog: But if it is not an audit, then I get this ...
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Review Stats considered harmful

Anticipating a thought I had recently, concerning reviewers with faultless records of pressing "No Action Required" on first-post reviews, Servy comments: I'd rather they just ditch both the daily ...
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Review audit honeypot messes with tags; leads to wrong comments left

This question showed up in the close review queue for C++: I was leaving a comment as to the inappropriateness of the c++ tag for this question, when I went to the question and found this: The ...
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Where is my Proofreader badge?

About 2-3 days ago I have reviewed 100 suggested edits on StackOverflow. But I havent been awarded by Proofreader badge, yet. Why ? I know some badges are awarded by automatically scheduled processes ...
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What happens if I skip a review audit?

As the title states, I can't find any record of what happens if I hit the Skip button on a review item that happened to be an audit. This brilliant answer doesn't seem to cover it. Will I be flagged ...

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