Recently, this paragraph appeared in an answer:
Now, the author of this edit thankfully removed this portion from their answer, but it prompted the question: is this sort of behavior OK? I personally don't like the idea of a poster of a good, well-received answer using their power to delete said answer to obstruct the voting mechanism, which is integral to the site's ability to filter the best answers to the top. However, I want to know what the moderators and community think. In this sort of situation, is it allowed for people to do this?