This falls more under the category of a rhetorical question, but if someone does have an answer why I would love to know.
How is it that in Bing Ads I receive a message that my bid is below the first page bid when in fact, I get impressions and clicks and my average position is 2+ or 3+? If my average position is 2nd or 3rd that means it appears on the search page according to Bing's description of Avg Position. I've seem Microsoft play this game, too!
Curiouser and Curioser!