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User message page has broken text box

In the 'contact user' diamond mod tool, the textbox where we enter the message to the user is shifted way over to the right (this is in Firefox 13):
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Layout bug in profile pages

A few days ago, I noticed a change to the layout of profile pages on the site: The blue box used to be higher up, with the elements up top further to the left. Unless I'm missing something, the ...
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When I add a comment, Internet Explorer drops into compatibility mode

When I add a comment on the main site, something breaks such that IE8 drops into compatibility mode for the site. This has unfortunate side-effects like removing the bar across the top containing ...
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Chat background changed today

Earlier today, the background in chat changed. At least it did for a large band on the bottom of the chat box: As you can see, this makes reading the text extremely difficult. The chat transcript ...
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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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“An edit has been made to this post” bar has same text color and bg color

When there's a change made to a question or answer that you're viewing, a handy bar pops up saying so, with a link to refresh the page to show the updated content. On meta, this bar has the text ...
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Spoiler markup is not working

Spoiler alert code on my question is not working, also on meta:
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Linking directly to post on this meta causes an orange-white fade, followed by dark grey snap [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can the answer highlighting animation be changed? Like other SE sites, directly linking to a post causes the post to be highlited in orange before fading away. However, the ...
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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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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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Blockquote background is oddly aligned in blog posts

Spacing on the blog looks a bit odd when quotations are used. For example: This looks like this in the WordPress editor: The screen surround goes a bit too low, nearly colliding with the next ...
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Reputation Tally Page No Longer Shows Recent Points

In the past, when I went to my profile and clicked on the tab for reputation, and went to this page I could see my reputation points for the day. Whenever I viewed this page, I'd see the reputation ...
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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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Visited URLs in links in quotes on META site are hard to read

URL links in quoted text in general on Meta.SFF.SE are a somewhat hard to read pink color. But when a link is visited, it's a pale red that's extremely hard to read against the quote's pale gray ...
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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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Images have an unnecessary 1em bottom margin

Images on this site have an unnecessary bottom margin of 1em, which leads to them being weirdly offset when inline with text, as seen in the Town Hall Digest. Even when not inline with text, the ...
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Hovering over tags in the selector on meta renders them unreadable

Hovering over a tag option in the tag selector renders the tag's description unreadable, as seen in the following screenshot:
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'User joined chat' fly-in is colored white

When a user joins a chat room, their avatar and username fly down from the top of the screen to join the rest of the users in the sidebar. In our shiny new dark-styled chatroom, this fly-in box is ...
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Favorite Tags on meta site looks terrible

I added election to my list of favorite tags on meta, to see what questions would be asked for a potential moderator. Well, this is what my screen looked like this morning: I hope you can see that ...
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Voting icons cut off

The edge of the upvote/accepted answer icon are cut off slightly on one side. Note the left sides of the active upvote icon and accepted answer icon (blown up to make it more apparent): And the left ...
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Editing buttons are too poorly contrasted on meta

It's difficult to see the icons, other than the 'link' and 'image' ones. If meta is going to stay this dark, could there be a differently coloured background behind the icons so that they are more ...
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Blockqoute text on downvoted and grayed out posts is invisible in meta

See this answer. The text in blockquote is invisible unless it is selected. Tested on Chrome 16 running under Ubuntu.
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The Markdown Editing Help page cannot be read

The Markdown Editing Page cannot be read...unless having all the helping code/examples being hidden behind a spoiler is on purpose as to not spoil the amazing secrets that proper markdown editing ...
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Some elements on meta profiles are black instead of white

On a meta profile page, the links to other profiles and the "Moderator" label are colored black instead of white:
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One Box body text is invisible

In chat the body text is now white, but the One Box background is also white, yielding the below: The box text is invisible, but if you try to select it you can see it's still there, it's just white-...
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Accepted Answer image is cut off

The bottom of the three hex image is being cut off by about 5 pixels or so. This is happening on the scifi.stackexchange.com/questions site and the meta.scifi.stackexchange.com/questions site. (...
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Post times cut off when posting One Box content in chat

The post time background is cut off by the One Box content when posting questions/answers and maybe more. You can see the cut off in the top right corner. It's supposed to look like this:
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Scifi-Fantasy not on the Data Explorer

From what I can tell, our site is not available for searching through the Data Explorer. Why is this and what can we do to help get it there?
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Sci-fi blog shows the wrong favicon

If you go to the sci-fi blog it still shows the favicon from the beta instead of the new one.
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In Opera (10.63), do the comment fonts support bold and italic?

I just posted a comment to this Raiders question, and bolded a few words - which show no changes. (I also just bolded "bolded", which isn't showing up here either :( Does the font used for comments ...
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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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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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Our Site link at the bottom of SE sites

As we are now launched, we've been added to the list of Stack Exchange sites at the bottom of all SE pages (scroll down there now to see what I'm referring to, I can wait!). Unfortunately, the link ...
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Deleted answers hard to identify

Deleted answers to questions are very difficult to tell apart from regular answers - the color difference is very small and easy to miss. Color code is #F4EAEA, i think something slightly darker like ...
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Smart quotes are not so smart in the new design, it seems

Check it out: Those leading single quotation marks are backwards. Crazy talk!
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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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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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Close message is missing “And Fantasy”

Can we change this to: Questions on Science Fiction And Fantasy are expected to generally relate to science fiction or fantasy within the scope defined in the faq. ?
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How did my question get answered with zero views?

How did my question get answered with zero views (see screenshot)?
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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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View close vote privilege

Looking at my privileges, I see one that I've qualified for and one I haven't: View Close Votes, which needs 250 rep Cast Close and Reopen Votes, which needs 500 rep When I look at the former, it ...

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