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My old user account is deleted but I still can see my old comments. I want to delete them as well [duplicate]

I still see my comments that I posted from my deleted user account. How can I delete them?
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Is the language “BrainF_ck” offensive?

There are a couple of posts on SO where the BrainF_ck language is mentioned that have been flagged as offensive. Should these be edited to "BrainF_ck" (or something else), or left as is? Personally, ...
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How can I delete my account?

How can I delete my Stack Exchange account(s)? Also, What happens to my content? Can I request it be deleted as well? What if I'm suspended, rate-limited, or banned from posting questions or answers? ...
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Could authors overturn recent community review decisions?

When new users edit a post, the review is posted to a review queue and other reputable users can review the edit and choose to approve or reject it. However, I feel that a lot of people do it pretty ...
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How do I remove my name from a post, in accordance with CC BY-SA 4.0?

The Creative Commons FAQ states that: Third, if the licensor does not like how the material has been modified or used, CC licenses require that the licensee remove the attribution information upon ...
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What to do when OP defaces his question?

I've stumbled upon this closed question (reason — too broad): Big O operation (attempted answer provided). This question seemed really out of Stack Overflow's format to me, and effectively too ...
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Stack Exchange and Stack Overflow have moved to CC BY-SA 4.0

Effective today, all Subscriber Content on Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network will be available under the terms of version 4.0 of the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike (CC BY-SA) ...
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How do I delete my account and associated posts on a specific site? [duplicate]

I want to delete my account; can anyone help me to delete my account? The reason I want to do this is because Stack Overflow reduced my reputation by 500 points in a single day. Now I don't want to ...
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FAQ for Stack Exchange sites

Community FAQ For sites in the Stack Exchange 2.0 network To see a list of commonly used words and phrases, see the glossary. For official guidance from Stack Exchange, visit the Help Center. ...
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Don't I have right to edit or delete my own content?

If someone answers my question, I can't delete it anymore even if I have 10 down votes. After so and so condition I'm unable to edit the comment. I can't delete more than 5 answers a day. I can't take ...
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Is it possible to delete my profile along with the things I posted from SO and other SE sites? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Who owns the content I post? How can I delete my account? I have put really a lot of effort into Stack Overflow and Server Fault and tried to help people. Without expecting ...
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low-rep user rolls back a good edit

On this question, the asker initially included a signature. This was later edited out by a high-rep user. Then, the asker edited the signature back in. The asker's rep is low enough that he/she ...
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Can I copy my answer in Quora to Stack Exchange sites or vice-versa? [duplicate]

I am a member of both Quora and some Stack Exchange sites. Sometimes, I see that the same question is asked in both. In such cases, is it OK for me to copy posts from Quora to Stack Exchange or vice-...
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Suggestion: forbid overzealous grammatical “improvements” (at least for articles) [duplicate]

I've recently run into someone who managed to make an answer harder to read by adding too many "the/a" articles, which can sometimes be omitted in English under certain circumstances. The and a ...
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Why isn't the username obfuscated as one of the close-voters once the user is deleted? [duplicate]

We recently had this Meta question on Ask Ubuntu which showed that "Mik" had cast a close-vote on one of the questions however his profile wasn't linked. It became clear later on in the answers and ...

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