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How to correct small typos?

I noticed an answer which had misspelled "Shor's Algorithm" as "Short Algorithm" but when I tried to correct this single change I was prevented since edits require at least 6 ...
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Malicious edits

I realized that some "anonymous user" suggests malicious edits of questions and answers. The user adds meaningless texts to the posts. I rejected two such edits in my Review quotes. Could you check ...
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What to do about bad edits from users with high enough reputation to do it without review?

Frankly I'm tired of people editing my questions (and even titles) in ways that introduce new errors or even worse errors. In one case the user simply just moved the last part of the sentence to the ...
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Editing comments

On other stack exchanges, I can edit my comments (albeit for a limited period of time). Why can't we do it here? I find it even more important here than in other SEs because I use a lot of LaTeX and ...
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Edit after questions deletion

I found this now deleted question in first-posts review. Somehow @MARKDOWN was able to edit the question after it was deleted: How is this possible?
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Should we micromanage tags, or should we leave them be? [duplicate]

A common (well, twice, at least. I will become common if nothing is done) occurrence on new questions is the following: @blue removes some tags I ask why those tags are removed and @blue puts some (...
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Incorrect MathJax rendering in suggested edits

The edit suggestion I've made renders completely fine on the actual page: However, in the edit suggestion both versions of the post are broken:
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Should people reject edits on a thing, because they don't like the thing?

Recently, I've noticed that some (higher rep) users did some 'silent removal edits' and some tag usage rejections. When I asked for the motivation for the tag excerpt edit, it was that the reviewer ...
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