I started a post earlier today and got 13 upvotes. These aren't included in my total. Why the distinction between upvotes to a reply (which do go into my total) and upvotes to original content (which don't)? I haven't seen this explained anywhere.
"The University of Illinois is also in turmoil. The university sports an Interim Chancellor, an Interim Athletic Director, and an Interim Football Coach; the game will be played at Soldier Field, making this an Illini Interim Home Game."