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Questions tagged [review-queues]

Use this tag for questions about Mi Yodeya's review queues, where possibly problematic posts (flagged "Very Low Quality," first posts) end up for users to review. Queues require threshold reputation.

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Policy regarding questions which it’s controversial whether they should be open or closed

While sparked by this question, my question pertains to a much broader swatch of posts. Let’s say you have a post that gets closed. Five votes, off-topic. Then five people say it was closed unfairly ...
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Box counting list of posts for review doesn't seem to be true

The little orange box at the top of the webpage indicates that there are ten total posts awaiting review. But the list shows no posts awaiting review. Why is that? (There are no posts for review ...
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Should upvotes protect a potential off-topic question from closure?

I reviewed a number of questions that were suggested for closure. For most of them it was a judgement call as to whether they were, for example, off-topic. Several of the questions had already been ...
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Review history is incomplete

I just saw this today for the first time. After reviewing a post in the "Close Votes" queue, I wanted to see how others had voted on it. When I viewed the queue history, I saw that multiple people had ...
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Flagged for length and content - incorrectly?

I often see in the VLQ review queue posts that are flagged for their length and content. Often they are, indeed, very low quality, but they are valid answers. Since my options from the review queue ...
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Correct review action for low quality posts

When going through the low-quality posts review queue, I am often confronted with posts which are indeed quite low-quality. Usually they are valid posts which are not really eligible for deletion (for ...
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Why is there a suggested edits review queue for Meta?

When I clicked review on the top of meta.judaism, I noticed that exists a Suggested Edits Review queue. This makes no sense, because (IIRC) users with <2K rep can't suggest edits on Meta, and users ...
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100 suggested-edit reviews but no Proofreader badge

On the main site, the suggested-edit review page shows that I have reviewed 104 suggested edits. When I'd reviewed 100, I should have gotten the Proofreader badge. I don't have that badge. What gives? ...
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Notification about unapprovable suggested edit

Around here you need 20000 rep to edit tag wikis without being peer reviewed, but only 5000 rep to review them. If you are in between (like me) then you can propose edits but not approve your own. I ...