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Nick Cox
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31 votes

Editing questions: dos and don'ts

28 votes

I asked a question, got no answer, then worked it out and published it in a paper (not as the main result). Do I need to/should I cite the paper?

26 votes

Top $k$ List of Reasons to Close a Question Immediately

25 votes
Accepted

What to do if an accepted answer is wrong but author of accepted answer and OP are not active on CV any more?

24 votes
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What's the point of putting unclear questions on hold?

20 votes
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Is this platform losing significance?

20 votes

What's the site policy on removing text such as "thank you", or "This question is too easy"

19 votes

How can we discourage downvoting when inappropriate?

18 votes

Low profile low quality answers

18 votes

CrossValidated's rather extreme up-voting problem

17 votes

Can I post my real data?

17 votes

Are we closing questions too fast?

16 votes

Top $k$ List of Reasons to Close a Question Immediately

16 votes

Preventing minor stylistic edits on old, duplicated posts (or not pushing those posts at the top of the feed)

15 votes

Are you allowed to edit an answer that you disagree with?

15 votes

Are questions about ethical use of statistics on-topic?

15 votes

Top $k$ List of Reasons to Close a Question Immediately

15 votes

I think we need to talk about the SO/CV interface again

15 votes

Correlation between upvotes and effort

15 votes

Are we seeing a dramatic drop in answers per question?

15 votes

Question about answering a self-study question

14 votes

How can a non-expert user decide which of multiple, highly different, answers to select?

13 votes

Is it acceptable to edit other people's answers to include new information?

13 votes

Should we remove the "datasets" close reason from the list?

12 votes

Complaint about moderators

12 votes
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Deleting self-study questions after asking?

12 votes
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Is it appropriate to offer a second bounty when the first one has expired with no answer?

12 votes
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Does unanimity of reasons to close matter?

12 votes

Let's curate "What's a real-world example of “overfitting”?"

11 votes
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Am I abusing edit history by using it to hide code for a plot?