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User repeatedly removing main body of a post despite a warning

I noticed on this post that the user has removed the body/equation in his main post twice, amid a warning of suspension (as noted in the comments) by Zev Chonoles. Is there anything I should do ...
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What's the policy of SE on a question like this?

A really poor-formatted question was being asked on the main site. I honeslt was tempted to flag it as spam! Do we need to perform large edit on a question like that as it has been done, or is it ...
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Is the FAQ poor and the learning curve steep?

Recently there has been some discussion of our site on sci.math. I was surprised to learn that some folks are having difficulty learning how to use our site. Is this a common experience? We currently ...
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Newbie with problem in best answer classification

Hey all! I'm a newbie here, just registered yesterday. I asked a question at Math SE and I received 2 good answers, but I can't get them both up neither choose as best one. I think it's unfair to ...