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Why is it that when you are preparing an answer for post it has 3 thumbs down before you post your answer?

I am getting so sick of this section...

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    The thumbs down shouldn't worry you - as long as you know that you are standing up for what is right.

    You see? I only view my answer as having four (or more) people that agreed with me. :)

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Because you already posted it. If you go back and re-edit it, it doesn't matter, your answer has already been posted and the person giving you a thumbs down won't see your new edit of your answer till he refreshes the page

    Don't worry about thumbs downs or thumbs ups. They're silly anyway. I never look at those when I decide which is the best answer for my questions. I have my own brain.

    Source(s): common sense
  • It doesn't matter to me how many thumbs down I get. In fact, when I post a pro-gay response and get lots of thumbs down, I view it as God convicting the hearts of those who promote homophobia.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    I don't like people who post '.' or 'typing' just so they can get a top spot on the answers and then go and fill out their answer. Instant thumbs down.

  • 1 decade ago

    Hope you recover from your sickness soon. Thumbs up for you.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Perhaps it is because it is bad manners to put things like "Wait a minute", upload it then start to write long statements.

    You are trying to gain top spot for "Best Answer"?

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Wow - I don't think I've seen that. I usually start out with 0:0. Maybe it's a latency issue.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    you are ignoring me. I am giving you a thumbs down if you do not come and chat me soon...

  • 1 decade ago

    You are hallucinating.

    Look at your hands to make sure you know where your thumbs are, and count them.

  • 1 decade ago

    I don't know. Are you one of those people who first post something like ''.'' or ''s'' just to reserve a seat?

    If you are, then that's the reason.

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    It's the holy spirit of Y!A at work dear.... And it works in mysterious ways :-)

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