What's gone wrong here? This is unacceptable!

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  • 13
    you are unacceptable
    – user27134
    Apr 19 '13 at 9:01
  • @kalina I only wrote that it was unacceptable because my question was unacceptable without writing that it was unacceptable.
    – fredley
    Apr 19 '13 at 9:02
  • 6
    The Bridge is leaking into meta...
    – fredley
    Apr 19 '13 at 9:03
  • 1
    the bridge frequently leaks into meta, this is not a new phenomenon - not sure what the deal with your flag status is - I've just been through all of my flags and I've never seen 'none' before...
    – user27134
    Apr 19 '13 at 9:04
  • If I remember correctly, this occurs when you place a "Not an Answer" flag on an answer that is deleted without moderator intervention. Apr 19 '13 at 14:05
  • Basically Rory is right. The flag was nulled because it was raised and resolved by the same person (you).
    – a cat
    May 24 '13 at 21:07

This post on Meta Stack Exchange suggests that when you vote to close a question, any flags you also raise on it are nulled, to prevent an unnecessary (and exploitable) increase in helpful flags:

I assume that this has been extrapolated out to answers and that you cast a delete vote as well as raising the flag? This would likely result in the flag being recorded as 'none' to fit the pattern Jeff describes for questions.

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