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10k views badge bugged?

The "famous-question" badge is awarded to the asker after the question is viewed 10k times. In this case, you answered the question, which is why you did not get it.
Andre Silva's user avatar
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Why was the only thread with the Reversal badge deleted?

The question you mention is How to deal with a fake scientist?, it got the -30 score and was deleted by the community, as voted by amoeba, kjetil b halvorsen, Xi'an on Nov 4 '17 at 13:25, neither of ...
Tim's user avatar
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Why was the only thread with the Reversal badge deleted?

The question was deleted because enough votes were cast to delete it (none by a diamond moderator, as it happens). It was a rant, written in response to a frustrating experience on our site, not a ...
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"Reviewer" badge cannot be selected as the "Next Badge"

Quite a few badges aren't in the tracking list. (There are about 15 badges I don't have but only 4 show up that I can choose between for tracking) Some of those at least will probably be for reasons ...
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Q: Is this a Critic badge bug?

You have downvoted a few times - sure, you then changed the votes to be upvotes, but the system recorded those downvotes, making you eligible for the badge.
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Is there a way to upvote comments?

Yes, there is. Hover over the left side of a comment and click in the up arrow to vote (try it in the sample comment I left under the question). Comments can't be downvoted. You will also see a flag ...
Andre Silva's user avatar
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Counting accepted answers towards tag badges

This kind of change is widely unpopular - not because people don't think a change should be made, but because this is a very "meh" kind of change. Yes, the current system is somewhat unfair to those ...
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What is a well received question?

Qualifying for the curious/inquisitive/socratic badges requires accumulating good asking days. One good asking day means: asking at least one positively-scored question (aka "well received question") ...
Andre Silva's user avatar
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Introducing and (Re)Inventing Some Old and New Badges

As far as I know, almost all the badges are still earnable. The rare exceptions are Precognitive, Beta, and Analytical. That is, the Unsung Hero badge can still be earned. However, not all badges ...
gung - Reinstate Monica's user avatar
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Unexpected reset of the daily login count (towards Enthusiast badge)

Probably not a bug, but I hope this answer can help you narrowing down your issue. First of all, one needs to understand what is a 'day' in Stack Exchange and realize that badges like Enthusiast and ...
Andre Silva's user avatar
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Bug in displaying the list of review badges

The list of awards (not awardees) for, say, the "Steward" badge appears at https://stats.stackexchange.com/help/badges/110/steward . Awards are listed in reverse chronological order. Individuals may ...
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How do users go about reporting errors in Badge Stats (particularly for participation badges)?

The main question here appears to be - how to report bugs and issues to Stack Exchange staff. The answer to that is - post it here as a question, with as much detail as possible to help reproduce the ...
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"Reviewer" badge cannot be selected as the "Next Badge"

Note also, as suggested, I asked this question on SE meta, and the answer there was These badges are intentionally not available in the badge progress selector because they would require ...
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