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Winterbash hat delay? [duplicate]

Is there a delay on some of the winter hats? For instance, yesterday I asked a question from my mobile app, and never got the on the road hat. The criteria for that hat simply says ask a question ...
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Time for some more swag! [closed]

UPDATE: I just sent out emails to collect addresses from the lucky users getting these watches — be on the lookout for those, and try to fill it in the next two weeks! :) On occasion of our ...
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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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Winter Bash 2017 Hats

Here's the traditional Winter Bash hats post. Same as last year there are two (and only two) answers: one for the secret hats, and one for the regular hats. Remember there are no hats for guessing ...
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Is there a list of what each of the Winter Bash hats is named after?

Many are self explanatory (Batman), or nearly so (A New Hope). But some are more obscure. I'm especially curious about "Weed Eater". As a fan of Stephen King's The Dark Tower series, the term "Weed ...
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How Does the Community User Set Bounties?

I decided on poking around some profiles and I hit the Community user. I knew that Community was a background process but then I noticed that it had set some bounties. What criteria does Community ...
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How did the Community user earn the Bugdroid hat?

I understand from this related answer that the Community user can earn hats. The explanation there is rather straightforward. However, viewing the hats in the Community user's profile shows that it ...
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Bill Lumbergh - all 5 questions in a single Saturday?

From description of Bill Lumbergh hat - answer 5 questions on a Saturday (in UTC time) Two questions: Do all 5 answers have to be on the same Saturday ? (or can they spread across various (read 3)...
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Naruto & Selfie Hats

I have some doubts about how earn these hats. Selfie ask and answer your own question I did a Selfie yesterday, but nothing happened (yet). I earned this hat right now. I guess that ...
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Why is the hat called St. Lucia?

There is St Lucy's Day (also known as Lucia) which is celebrated during December 13th. However, the Saint Lucia hat is awarded for voting on December 15th. Since there's no exact match, why is the ...
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No hat for silver badge on meta

Some hours ago I was awarded the Good Question badge on Meta Stack Overflow: https://meta.stackoverflow.com/help/badges/21/good-question?userid=1529630 It's a silver badge, but I didn't receive the ...
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Doesn't the Winter Bash hat thing promote bad questions and/or answers?

Winter Bash is fun, but with some of the hat rules, doesn't it encourage people to put up superfluous posts? For example, one hat requiring Encourages people to post a question even if the don't ...
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Pre-conditions for the SO Goes Flapper

The description for the "SO Goes Flapper" hat says: post an answer with fewer than 600 characters that gets accepted while there is a competing answer with more than 600 characters But, it feels ...
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Incorrect description of Archaeologist hat?

The description of the Archaeologist hat says: earn the revival badge for an answer created during Winter Bash This seems to mean, "during Winter Bash, post an answer and earn the Revival badge ...
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How to get Kofia Hat? [duplicate]

I do not mean that I deserved a Kofia hat, but today I asked and answered questions, all of which have at least one upvote. Are there another requirement for the hat? Kofia first post ...

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