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Why do we lose reputation when down-voting inappropriate answers?

This rule is implemented so nobody goes downvoting every answer they don't like. If you lose reputation for down-voting, you will think about it before casting it. This was also put in place so users ...
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Why do we lose reputation when down-voting inappropriate answers?

The earlier answer by @AJ is fundamentally correct in saying that this rule is implemented so nobody goes downvoting every answer they don't like. If you lose reputation for down-voting, you will ...
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How to avoid answers being deleted without a comment?

The simplest answer is that if you see an answer with delete votes and no comment, then add a comment. If you cast a delete vote, add a comment. I figured that, since I was the first one to vote, ...
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How to avoid answers being deleted without a comment?

How to avoid answers being deleted without a comment? You can't really stop a post with no comment getting deleted. It is us who have to make sure that OP knows why their post was deleted. However, ...
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Review completed, but answer not deleted

According to this post six recommend deletion votes will only automatically delete a post if it has a score of zero or less. So, if it was at 1 when you submitted your review, it wouldn't be deleted. ...
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What happens after using the "recommend deletion" option, when doing reviews?

What actually happens to the answers that I recommend deleting? When it gets six Recommend Deletion clicks, this answer will be deleted and will be shown as Deleted from review by [users' names ...
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