I 100% always thought of this as gobbledygook.
Once suspended, ben will not be able to comment or publish posts until their suspension is removed.
Once unsuspended, ben will be able to comment and publish posts again.
Once unpublished, all posts by ben will become hidden and only accessible to themselves.
If ben is not suspended, they can still re-publish their posts from their dashboard.
Once unpublished, this post will become invisible to the public and only accessible to Ben Halpern.
They can still re-publish the post if they are not suspended.
Thanks for keeping DEV Community safe. Here is what you can do to flag ben:
Unflagging ben will restore default visibility to their posts.