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How/why would one of my own questions be edited by someone else?

Asked by Austinlad (16298points) August 14th, 2010

I just tried to look at the latest responses to one of my questions and get the message it’s being edited. If not by me, who???

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marinelife's avatar

It has gone to moderation. You will probably be getting a message from the mods.

Austinlad's avatar

Correction… it’s one of my answers that’s being edited that has already been responded to by many people. Do mods do that?

Austinlad's avatar

Oh, now I understand. The original question, which wasn’t mind, is being edited, not my answer. Got it.

Sarcasm's avatar

Just for the record, all of the moderators and staff have the ability to push a question back to the user, for them to edit.
Only the staff and the original asker are able to actually go in and edit the question.

augustlan's avatar

Oh, good. I was worried for a minute there!

janbb's avatar

You don’t think there’s a maniacal editor on the loose, running around and wreaking havoc?

actuallery's avatar

Stealth Mod Gremlins who want to control everyone, even if it is only in a virtual world.

augustlan's avatar

We prefer the term Stealth Mod Ninjas, thank you very much. :p

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