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Are the admins picking best answers now? Answered

I've noticed lately that a lot of my really old answers are being picked as best answers.  Is it just a coincidence, or are the admins finally picking the best answers on the old questions?

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Kiteman
Kiteman

Best Answer 8 years ago

Admins don't pick best answers, that's down to the author of the question.

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thegeeke
thegeeke

Answer 8 years ago

OK, I guess it's just one heck of a coincidence that authors of questions that are a year or so old have started picking my answers as best answers within days of each other. I just thought enough people might have complained so that the admins started picking answers on old questions. :)

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AndyGadget
AndyGadget

8 years ago

I was wondering the same - A couple of really old answers of mine recently had 'Best Answer' awarded.

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thegeeke
thegeeke

Answer 8 years ago

Since then someone who claims that they were an admin at one time (I will not say who, but I seem to remember when they were), sent me a PM and said that they do sometimes "clean up" the answers section. :)