ohno - 7:35 am on Sep 24, 2012 (gmt 0)
Now that IS funny because I've experienced the same on more than one occasion! Almost like they have a boost button in response to these requests, it doesn't last though. (& I've seen this happen over two domains!).
I don't want to jinx myself but today was the best day since July. Funny how it coincides with a response to a reconsideration request that says that there were no manual spam action taken. HMMmmm.