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Just curious if reputation points for a user can ever go negative?
asked Dec 18, 2012 at 20:47
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No, reputation can't go negative, the reason being that people who get off to a poor start shouldn't have a mountain to climb so the lower bound for rep is 1.
answered Dec 18, 2012 at 21:00
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