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105 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 21 April 2009 02:44AM

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Comment author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 23 April 2009 01:20:54AM 9 points [-]

Current comment: 93t. This implies 11,792 comments, if I count correctly. You've downvoted 21% of all comments? I think it's more likely we're looking at some kind of bug, but if you've actually downvoted 21% of all comments then more power to you. Still, I'd like to verify first that it's not a bug.

Comment author: thomblake 23 April 2009 01:57:53PM 18 points [-]

That sounds about right - I try to read all comments and downvote over 1/3 of the time, but I've missed some in days of inactivity.

Comment author: khafra 30 September 2011 03:49:19PM 25 points [-]

I think I just read the explanation for the strange phenomena some people have reported; that of karma disappearing rapidly over a few hours of downvotes on older threads. It's just thomblake catching up.

Comment author: thomblake 30 September 2011 06:48:45PM 3 points [-]

Sadly, that does not completely explain the phenomenon.

If only I had an army of sockpuppets!

Comment author: wmoore 23 April 2009 02:29:02AM 8 points [-]

I've verified the numbers, thomblake has posted 2538 down votes. 93t is 11801 in base 36. Adding 436 articles drop the percentage slightly to 20.7%.

Comment author: Mulciber 23 April 2009 02:40:04AM 5 points [-]

Is there a way for us to see on our own how many downvotes and upvotes we've given?

I mean, I guess there is a way to check your total downvotes now, but I'd have to downvote a lot of posts to get the information that way.

Comment author: wmoore 27 April 2009 06:47:57AM *  2 points [-]

No there isn't a way to check vote counts at the moment.