Well it's not exactly "not changing", but when I look at my profile I see that the photo is this.
But everywhere else it is this.
I like the second picture. I don't know if this is bug or I'm just stupid
the "This occurs after you have posted 5 messages on the forums. Your account will be automatically upgraded to 'Newcomer' within the hour, unlocking additional features such as posting links and more." message wont go away