in reply to Please explain WHY you voted --
Down votes are one of the great mysteries of PM.
Numerous discussions have attempted explaining why
nodes are being downvoted, from simple misunderstanding to
butterfly-ballot problem through pure jealousy and
random acts of hatred, and whether
a donwvote should come with explanations,
at least a message in the CB, or not.
In truth downvotes are often semi-random and they are a
fact of life on PM, as nicely said in this
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