$.02 from a not-yet-experienced-enough-to-even-vote monk...
I agree with Adam and Neshura. Voting should be primarily
an attempt to grant XP to the author of a well-written and/or
useful post (or, conversely, to inflict penance on a wayward
I like the incentive to participate in this great site, and
you should continue to give XP to those who vote, but perhaps
on a decreasing scale (The first vote has 25% chance of +1,
but the chance for XP declines for each vote thereafter.)
P.S. The XP nodelet shows (as I am posting this) that I
have graduated to level 2. Now I'll see what voting is really like... :-)
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