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I deleted it because the question is about is it possible, not should he/she do it. Additionally, IMO the references to "whiny, inconvenienced snowflakes" are still rude/unfriendly even though you don't directly accuse the OP of that. You're certainly suggesting it as a serious possibility. Here's a copy of the answer, for those who can't see it directly: ...


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It's a great idea to be cleaning up old questions that should never be answered, thank you! I think we should be careful about being too aggressive with this, though. The query picked up a number of quite recently closed questions, including several that are still new enough to be described as "on hold" instead of "closed". That language is deliberate, to ...


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There are a couple of issues going on. First, it is important for you to realize that questions asking for product or service recommendations are off-topic on this site, as well as most Stack Exchange sites. On this site, that is generally interpreted to include asking for recommendations on things like books, websites, and other educational materials. ...


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In general you can raise a custom flag if you want to discuss a mod decision (or raise it on meta as you've done). In this case I was responding to a not-an-answer flag from another user and on balance I agreed with it, though I accept it was borderline. The fact that it had already had multiple downvotes also swayed me. I've undeleted it now.


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You did. Why do banks offer/tender these loans at these low rates? It was closed with good reason. It appeared to be an economic question, not really PF. More important, the premise was flawed, you asked why rates in HK were lower than in US, but the annual APR was higher than I'd see in the US for secured loans. I don't see how any edit would improve ...


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The question was closed by 5 regular (non-mod) members. Closed questions can be edited to fix whatever reason prompted the close. This question was closed over 10 months ago, with no such edit, and didn’t appear to be fixable. I asked in a mod chat area, how other stacks handle this, and consensus was that these questions should be deleted. Why do you ...


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