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What is the appropriate tone/voice for a non-mod giving suggestions?

As a fellow non-moderator, I cannot view most flags, nor any deleted comments. But from what I can see from your description here and the comments and status of the question, I don't think you've even ...
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Did I respond appropriately to this answer?

You should feel free to downvote any post you really think is useless. Furthermore, it was probably good you informed the answer's author that you were unsure if you responded appropriately and that ...
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Is copying and pasting your own answer acceptable?

I copied and pasted my own answer from another question, modifying it slightly so as to fit the fact that the question was put differently. I have 5 answers that are more or less 80% the same answer, ...
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What is the appropriate tone/voice for a non-mod giving suggestions?

Everything there looks fine to me. As far as tone goes; the site is community moderated, the standard of behavior should be the same -- you were helpful and courteous and the user ultimately found ...
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Is it normal to post someone's email in an answer

I would say it might be discourteous to post anyone's email online without their permission. There are spam bots that go around looking for email addresses and the project manager may not want any ...
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Unlock this question since its title has been improved?

That was a pretty funny question title, but I don't think that is the only reason he locked it, based on James comment, the comment section was full of comments about the word clit and as that is ...
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Did I respond appropriately to this answer?

I have now edited the answer to i) fix the issue with grades falling on the bin boundaries and ii) remove the inappropriate output. I don't understand why this was not simply done in the first place. ...
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Is copying and pasting your own answer acceptable?

I'd have no problem with you posting the same answer a million times over as long as they answered different questions. This is a case where it is not only clear that they are duplicate but also that ...
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Is copying and pasting your own answer acceptable?

Without looking at the topic it is about: if you can copy the answer the question is (more than likely) a duplicate and should be flagged as such. --- edit --- Was this moderator wrong to warn me ...
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