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Closed as “Not a Real Question” by Moderator after only Four Minutes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Moderators should not close crap, flamebait questions, let the community The question "Query LDAP for all computer objects created in the last 24 hours" was closed by a ...
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1answer
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Please don't allow a single mod the ability to close a question [duplicate]

Recently I asked this question, and it was closed as off-topic (wrongfully, in my opinion). The meta discussion I raised didn't get much activity. All I'm saying, I like Stack Exchange because it ...
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Add a way for moderators to cast a normal, non binding close/open vote

I think moderators should have the ability to cast a normal, non binding close and open vote like they were a normal user (while of course retaining their ability to cast a binding vote where ...
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June 2012 Moderator Election - Town Hall Chat Digest [closed]

The following is a "digest" version of the June 2012 Moderator Election Town Hall Chat. The format, as described on Meta Stack Overflow, is one answer to this question for every question asked in the ...
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Could we please be a bit nicer to moderators?

TL;DR Moderators are human and make mistakes. If you feel a moderator screwed up, please be patient with us and try to communicate objectively to help us avoid a lot of unnecessary meta drama. All ...
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1answer
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Could we please be a bit less nice to the why-closed-ers?

Recently, it feels to me that every single poster who had a question closed comes ranting to Meta, with accusations of unfairness and high-rep users' power trips, insinuations of a Vast Unicorn ...
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1answer
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Auto-generate the “possible duplicate” comment when question is flagged as a duplicate

When someone votes to close a question as a duplicate, they provide a link to the potential duplicate and the system auto-generated a "possible duplicate of ..." comment. Users who can't yet vote to ...
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Massively downvoted questions are still missing from the list of questions

The last page of the list of questions on Meta is currently this question that has a score of -55. Missing from the bottom of the list are: -84 Evaluating the risks of allowing teen moderators on ...
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Automatic duplicate detection hinders moderators on meta

Don't get me wrong - I love that duplicates are now automatically detected and stopped from being posted. But there are edge cases where this new feature is a problem, and prevents real work from ...
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2answers
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In Stack Overflow, is there any way to find the questions with maximum downvotes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the most upvoted/downvoted questions and answers on the sites? In Stack Overflow, we can find highest voted questions. If there is a way to find the questions with ...
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1answer
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Question missing from the questions list

So, I wanted to drag forth one of the heaviest downvoted questions on Meta (for anecdotal purposes only). Since I could not find the question in the question list sorted by votes, I assumed it was ...