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Is the Tumbleweed badge good or bad? [duplicate]

I've earned a Tumbleweed badge — but that doesn't seem like a good thing. Is it? I initially thought "earning" a badge was positive, but it seems to me that the implication is that I asked a ...
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What is the tumbleweed badge for? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is the purpose of the tumbleweed badge? I remember reading (or possibly listing to) Jeff explain the philosophy behind badges. "To promote good behaviour" (I've ...
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What are the badges I can earn on each site, and what are the exact criteria for earning each badge?

Formerly List of all badges with full descriptions. What are badge name's requirements? Why didn't I get badge name (right now)? Which badges can I earn multiple times? Jump to: Question ...
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Will the badges ever have a design to them instead of just having colors?

Right now there are simply the colors of Silver, Gold and Bronze to indicate the badges. I think there should be some sort of design like the Xbox 360 has for its achievements. You could still keep ...
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Why can't the tumbleweed badge be awarded multiple times?

It’s just a consolation badge, and I’ve had the unfortunate pleasure of asking my second question that would earn the badge. It would be nice (for some strange reason) to get another tumbleweed badge. ...
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Shouldn't the tumbleweed badge, not be a badge?

Someone else asked about the purpose of the tumbleweed badge before, 2 but I think this badge should possible be "burninated". Yes, burninated. Burninate the tumbleweed badge! Although others have ...
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Should jokes posted as answers be flagged?

I flagged this answer as not an answer, but my flag was recently declined with this reason: declined - flags should not be used to indicate technical inaccuracies, or an altogether wrong answer ...
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Badge suggestion: Lonely traveler (10 questions with upvotes, no answers and more than 10% of total)

I have about 4-5 questions like that. Usually, they are complex questions in areas where quite a small percentage of people have expertise. There were several cases when I was wondering whether it ...
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Badge request for heavy downvoters: punisher [duplicate]

I wonder if there is such a query on stack exchange data explorer queries, similar to this one on user base who cast the most downvotes.
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Please enhance the “Recently awarded to” badge page [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Find out which question/answer awarded you the badge There has been some discussion recently about showing which question/answer has given you a badge. Jeff has already ...