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The side box/blurb to the right of the screen irritating while editing

Are these two boxes meant to move with the scrolling motion? If I scroll down to the bottom of the page to check out other stackexchange pages I can check out, this beige box follows me around, ...
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Spoilered text is visible on the Questions page

If the text of a question has spoiler text near the beginning, this spoiler text might appear on the /questions page (example question; question search result illustrating the issue). It'd be nice if ...
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Number of badges gets cut off [duplicate]

This is similar to Bronze badge count gets truncated on the badge page, but it occurs in a different place (and may not have the same fix). This happens in the user info for questions and answers. ...
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Can we change the font of the “new responses” in meta.scifi so that it is readable?

This isn't necessarily a "feature request", but concerns more of an inconvenience. I just noticed that when you have a "new response", i.e. one that you haven't looked at before, in the meta site in ...
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Bug: votes not being recorded?

I noticed that some of my votes on the answers to this question were no longer shown as highlighted. Furthermore, I got a message (as I was voting) reminding me to vote on questions as well. This was ...
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Bold formatting not working in Chrome

Using Chrome Version 40.0.2214.111 (64-bit) on OSX Yosemite, the main site does not render the bold tag correctly. It does however, render correctly on Meta. FF 35.0.1 on the same system works ...
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Can the answer highlighting animation be changed?

This is a special topic for the designer :P Is moderator voting anonymous? The highlighting of the question is going from light yellow to white. It's not readable on SciFi as the background is dark, ...
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Title for updated favorited question unreadable

On the Favorites tab of the User Profile screen, the title of an updated question becomes unreadable as it blends in with the background. Once clicked through, the Title and background colors change ...
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Add ability to use wildcarded tags in search

It's possible to filter using a wildcard in a tag, for example stargate*, and to use this in the favourite and ignored tags. However, you can't do this in search. Searching for [stargate*] gives the ...
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Why are my monthly and quarterly rep scores showing as equal?

From the monthly rep leagues ("2016-08-01 to today"): From the quarterly rep leagues ("2016-07-01 to today"): My rep gained in the month and quarter are both showing up as exactly the same, even ...
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Unusual character placement on answer screens

For the past few days I've noticed that characters (especially names and badges) are unusually placed. They seem to be either squashed up against other words, sometimes overlapping and something being ...
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User cards (?) seem broken for users with many badges

User cards (not sure what official SE name is) seem to be too small for fitting the info for users with many badges. 2 examples in 1 image: This seems invariant as far as zooming in/out with Ctrl-...
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'Fantasy' font too thin, detail getting lost

I'm talking about the site logo/title (this applies to both meta and the main site, but I'm using meta as the example): Specifically the 'F': As you may be able to see, there's a top swooshy bit ...
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Bronze badge count gets truncated on the badge page

It's a very minor formatting issue, but I might as well point it out. When looking at the list of people who have earned particular badges, it seems the columns are a bit too narrow for users with ...
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Low contrast on many Meta design elements makes it hard to read

I think this was brought up in one of the posts on the new design, but I'll throw it up here as an explicit problem. I don't know if it's my monitor/gamma settings, but I still have trouble reading ...
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Username is hard to read in comments posted by the OP on meta

Apparently, when the contrast of some UI elements was increased on meta.scifi.SE per this request, one case was missed: the username of the question owner is still shown as light pink on white in ...
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Can't merge tag A into tag B when a synonym from B to A is pending

The tag bobafett was recently created, and while I typically abhor character tags, it passes our general criteria for existence. However, all of our other character tags and property name tags ...
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Tag merge results are #eaeaea on #eaeaea on Meta

This is what I see after merging two tags on Meta: Please review the CSS on Meta and make sure all text is properly contrasted with its background.
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Spoiler styling in meta doesn't effectively hide 'spoilers'

In meta, using >! for spoilers gives us: It's clearly visible. I know that meta is not really a place where things are likely to be spoiled, but the formatting should probably still work ...
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How to see spoilers on touchscreen? [closed]

Is there a way to mouseover with an iPod touch?
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Site CSS is broken, un-visited links appear blue, alignment in user profiles is off

Noticed this issue about an hour ago, see chat. Issue 1 CSS issues are causing all unvisited links to appear blue until visited, at which point they go the normal redish: Issue 2 When you visit a ...
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SSL Certificate Still Invalid

Was a little surprised to see this screen when I attempted to switch to Meta: I know that this was already commented on (SSL Certificate not valid here), but that was about a year ago. Has no ...
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RSS “recent questions” feed includes not-recent questions

Over the last few days, the primary "recent questions" RSS feed (possibly also other ones) has included questions that are in no way recent. For example, this question was last edited Jul 14 at 11:58 ...
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Markup glitch: “Tagline to show on mouseover”

I just saw this ad:              on a SF&F page (it was here, although I doubt that it matters).  I moved my mouse pointer over it and the text “Tagline to show on mouseover” appeared.          ...
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Cannot see my total reviews

The color on the Review stats (meta) is really bright and I cannot see the number of my reviews: But if I select it: I use Google Chrome Version 40.0.2214.93 on Windows 7.
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What's going on with the “Marshal” badge?

I've just been awarded the Marshal gold badge twice. In 5 minutes. A) I was under the impression this was a "one time only" badge B) I'm not the only one who just randomly got it. 22 others seems to ...
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Why can't I close this question as a dupe?

This question Short story about alien military telepathy? is a dupe of this question... Which 70s/80s story/book has horses as protagonists? but when I try to close it as a dupe (with my gold-tag ...
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Didn't get mortarboard badge?

Yesterday (Feb 11th) I gained 240 reputation, but I didn't get the Mortarboard badge. Earned at least 200 reputation (the daily maximum) in a single day Anyone know why this may be?
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Favicon still in Beta [closed]

It looks like the Favicon is still showing the Beta icon. Can this be fixed, please (for Main and Meta)?
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Incomplete choice list when I vote to close

I wanted to vote to close a James Bond question as off topic because it's not science fiction or fantasy (it wasn't about Moonraker which maybe would fit but not Casino Royale). But I only got these ...