Questions tagged [status-bydesign]

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The main page acting strange and inconsistently

Right now (May 4th '12 20:58 UTC), the main page either remains as I first opened it or continues to 'update' with tens of questions each second coming to the top of the list. Once I refresh, it's ...
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Why can't I answer my own question?

My question is open and has a bounty. Nobody has attempted to answer it at the time of writing. I'm unable to answer it as it stands. Below you'll find a screenshot as I see it on mac os using the ...
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Posting an answer after a question is closed and migrated?

This question was closed and migrated to Math.SE 20 minutes ago (as of this writing). User Marek posted an answer to this question 15 minutes ago. I thought question closure/migration locks the ...
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I am down voting and still not losing reputation?

I down voted two days back on a closed question. Didn't lose any points. Today I down voted yet another not closed question. Didn't lose any points. What is the problem?
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Is it possible to move closed questions off of the "related" links? [closed]

In the list of "related questions", is it possible to remove the links to closed questions, or at least demarcate them as closed in the list? Example: Related: Question X Question Y Question Z ...
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Only a portion of code block displaying

I'm trying to post some code in this answer, but only a portion of the code I've copied is showing up. What's going on?
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The design looks high school-y, don't you think?

How is this site conceived? Math Overflow is a pretty valuable tool for research mathematicians. There is a parallel site for undergraduate-level math. If Physics Overflow/Area 51/Physics is to be ...
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