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Joined today, account banned?

In short, your entire contribution has been either inappropriate or off-topic. Of the six answer you've posted, 4 have already been flagged as comments and the remaining two have been flagged for ...
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25 votes
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Into exile I must go

Thanks for introducing me to a world of science fiction I couldn't imagine I just joined this specific StackExchange about a month ago. I don't think there is a single post by you that I haven't read. ...
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25 votes

Into exile I must go

I shall assume this is au revoir rather than goodbye.
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21 votes

User vandalised their account before rage-quitting. How best to resolve?

Unfortunately, as always acceptances are wholly the OP's decision. People can accept answers which are 100% wrong, or not accept answers at all, and there's nothing anyone else can do about it. "...
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user manofsteelanswers.com is self-promoting

I'm not a moderator here, but I see no problem with this. This user sees him or herself as an expert on a specific topic relevant to our site. They've posted numerous answers that seem comprehensive ...
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user manofsteelanswers.com is self-promoting

Let's look at their profile. Website: manofsteelanswers.com Nothing wrong here. That's exactly what the field is for. Bio: Welcome to the ManOfSteelAnswers.com where we endeavor to answer ...
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How can a user removed equal -2 rep?

Getting -2 from a 'User was removed' means that you got +2 from that user before the deletion of their account. The easiest way I can think of for this to happen would be: you accepted one of their ...
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Into exile I must go

You gave thanks to a lot of people in your farewell post,1 but the biggest one of all should be to you rather than from you. Thank you, DVK for your generally very high-quality questions and answers ...
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12 votes

Into exile I must go

Awww. The internet is a strange place. I really don't know you, or anything about you. And yet I'm quite sad about this. You're contributions to the Harry Potter tag have been outstanding and I have ...
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12 votes

Into exile I must go

I'm sorry to see you leave. I regret the fact that we butted heads, but I have enjoyed the times when we got along. You're a great guy, and you have been an enormous asset to the site. I hope you ...
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Relating various used usernames to users

Is there a way to look this up? Not really. Past usernames aren't recorded on (the publicly visible parts of) a user's account. You might possibly be able to get some of this info using Data.SE, or ...
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Into exile I must go

I am sad to see you go, and I hope you won't be gone long. I have enjoyed learning from your many answers on this site (especially Star Wars). Thank you for your contributions -- your site reputation ...
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Why did this user's reputation score drop to 1?

This user is presently suspended. When their suspension ends, their reputation score will automatically be reinstated and recalculated if their answers and questions have been up or down - voted.
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Into exile I must go

The saying goes... ...and so they must May I say THANK YOU FOR EVERYTHING @DVK! You've contributed so very much to this site and made it a much more knowledgeable place. So, for now I say and ...
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Is it alright to change my profile name again?

As someone who has changed usernames in the past, I'd say this, It's 100% your call. I changed mine from my original username when I joined this specific SE and added a notice on my profile to let ...
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What should we do about duplicate, unregistered user accounts?

Other than leaving a comment resembling something like: Are you [this user with a similar name]? If so, you might want to merge your accounts, otherwise you'll lose the reputation and privileges ...
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Into exile I must go

I hope you find what you're looking for and wish you the best.
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8 votes
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Why is fez's reputation showing up as -202 on the "Users" page?

You're looking at the reputation of the users in this calendar month, August. Since this user gave a bounty, their reputation in the last month has fallen. Due to the numbers, it's evident that they ...
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7 votes
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Historical election records are incomplete

Deleted candidates is not a scenario well-supported nor one we have any intention of encouraging. I manually patched up the list of winners, which should be sufficient to indicate what happened. But ...
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Profile on meta does not show why a user is suspended

This (probably) isn't a bug. This issue was raised recently on MSE; in a comment on one of the answers, animuson said: The message didn't change. You were probably looking at your profile on Meta, ...
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Suggested edits by users probably trying to edit their own post from a new account

Regardless of who the user is, if the suggested edit changes anything about the original intentions of the poster, I reject it. If the edits are things like spelling, grammar, or formatting, I'd let ...
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Been away for awhile, credentials/badges seem gone. Can I relink to past posts, as some have relevance to questions I can answer?

Per your comment, this is probably the answer you're talking about and this should then be your old user account. You can either merge your accounts or just stop using this one and try to log into ...
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Is there a limit to how often or how many posts a user can comment on or edit in a given period of time?

Nope. There isn't really. As long as all of the comments are helpful and not too chatty, and otherwise in keeping with the purpose of comments, we don't want to limit it. New helpful comments are ...
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Joined today, account banned?

Both of your answers are about how you feel and your opinion. This site isn't for discussion or opinions; it's for verifiable factual answers. I wouldn't have banned you for it, and I don't know if ...
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How do I delete my scifi.SE profile only?

To answer your question... From the help centre: If you have voted or posted, please contact the Stack Exchange Team: Visit the contact form and select 'I need to delete my user profile.' After you ...
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Can any one tell me how to delete my Profile?

Process As Jonah has pointed out, if you wish to delete your account you need to contact the SE team using the "Contact Us" link, which can also be found below. What happens next? Given that you've ...
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Is it alright to change my profile name again?

You can only change your display name once every 30 days, so you'll have to wait until 30 days have passed before changing your name again. I'd advise against changing your name too often though - if ...
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