For a while now, we’ve seen a breakdown in communication between Stack Overflow and the community, however, more recently, we’ve seen this relationship deteriorate rapidly.

It has become a trend that changes (“features”) are pushed out without any prior consultation. Then, in the introductory meta post of said change, push-back is shown by the community and as a result, once again, everyone is left with a bad taste in their mouth from another sour experience. Each time we go through one of these situations, the relationship wears down further.

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