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Re: And here's why I think "downvotes" should be eliminated, or tabulated separately ...

by GotToBTru (Prior)
on Jun 29, 2015 at 18:55 UTC ( #1132509=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to And here's why I think "downvotes" should be eliminated, or tabulated separately ...

There is another way of thinking about down votes that considers if the post was down-voted because of its content, or lack thereof.

It might be useful to see separate up and down counts, but only as long as you see both. And NEVER for the reason you cite.

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Re^2: And here's why I think "downvotes" should be eliminated, or tabulated separately ...
by Anonymous Monk on Aug 04, 2015 at 14:45 UTC
    It might be useful to see separate up and down counts

    You do know that this is already possible, right?

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