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Looks for posts with more than half the amount of downvotes as they have upvotes Ordered by upvotes

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select concat('', PostId), Upvotes, Downvotes
from (
    select PostId, Upvotes, Downvotes, 2 * Downvotes / nullif(Upvotes, 0) as Ratio
    from (
            Upvotes = sum(case when VoteTypeId = 2 then 1 else 0 end),
            Downvotes = sum(case when VoteTypeId = 3 then 1 else 0 end)
        from Votes
        where VoteTypeId in (2,3)
        group by PostId
    ) as VoteCounts inner join Posts on Posts.Id = VoteCounts.PostId
    where Upvotes > 0 and Downvotes > 0
) as Scores
where Ratio >= 1
order by Upvotes desc

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