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Shouldn't this be about the science behind aliens?

Proposal: Aliens x-x added a new question: What is the closest possible stellar system from which alien could come from? I think this is a good question, and that is what this site should be ...
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Do the world usually use portugal or brazilian [on hold]

Proposal: Portuguese Language I am currently learning Brazilian portuguese. But some of my friend learn Portugal portuguese. So which type of portuguese language is more common the world?
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What will be defined as “evidence”?

Proposal: Aliens In this question, it seemed that all parties agreed that evidence would be needed to support questions and answers. However, the quality of this evidence seemed unclear. Quoting ...
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Should aliens not be more focused on aliens with more evidence?

Proposal: Aliens I would have thought that this site would be full of opinionated, subjective and unanswerable questions - what will stop that? What will be on or off topic? For example - Could ...
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Are parenting questions on-topic for Atheism?

Proposal: Atheism Examples: Raising atheist children: how to deal with participation in holiday-themed school functions? Raising atheist children, what are your ways to teach strong morals? ...
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can you do anything about unwanted Questions on your Proposal?

i mean except having other Q Upvoted or if the Q is offensive... if the Q just doesn't have anything much to do with your proposal, and the poster doesn't want to remove them... can u do anything? I ...
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Are questions written in the language itself on topic?

Proposal: Constructed Languages This is regarding the most commonly spoken constructed languages (such as Esperanto or Ido). If somebody has a question about how to use a word or pronounce something, ...
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Yiddish forum: Posting language?

Don't know if it's too early to ask this; it's a question about the would-be future Yiddish forum. I doubt I will convince this crowd to post their stuff in English...but can English posts (about ...
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This proposal seems way too broad and many questions could already be asked on an existing SE site

Proposal: Internet We already have many sites with relations to the internet. To list a few : StackOverfow SuperUser Server Fault Web Applications Webmasters Network Engineering Computer Science ...
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What's the difference between Occult Overflow and existing proposals?

What's the difference between existing New-Age and Metaphysics proposals? I think New Age already covers crystals, magic and healing, etc. And Metaphysics covers abilities such as RV, ESP, NDE, OBE, ...
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Can you expand a bit on the scope of Occult Overflow?

Proposal: Occult Overflow Can you expand a bit on the intended scope of Occult Overflow? I believe the intent is to be inclusive of all magical religions and belief systems, but I am not sure from ...
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Could the obvious portent of comet 67P fast track Pastafarianism?

My question is in two parts; the first one is the title and not meant to imply that anyone should do anything in particular beyond contemplate (if you don't see the FSM at work here, you need your ...
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Is there a reason why the proposal definition was edited?

Proposal: Arabic Language The proposal definition used to be: non-native & native Arabic Language learners, linguists & experts to discuss finer points of the language. اقتراح ...
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Khmer merged into this proposal

Proposal: Southeast Asian languages Hi all, Just to let you know that I'm deleting my proposal for Khmer which didn't generate enough interest, and that I plan to support this Southern Asian ...
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Will deviant groups be allowed to answer? هل سيسمح للمبتدعة والفرق الضالة مشاركة أجوبتهم؟

Proposal: Islam in Arabic | سين جيم الاسلام هل سيسمح للمبتدعة والفرق الضالة مشاركة آرائهم الفاسدة والمفسدة؟ Translation: Will deviant groups be allowed to share their corrupt opinions?
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“Current Affairs” is a non-viable site

Proposal: Current Affairs First of all, answers would become stale very quickly, and an "accepted" answer may eventually turn out to be wrong. Secondly, its just another "ask everything" site, there ...
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No support for right-to-left languages

Proposals: Hebrew Language, Arabic Language, and Persian and other Iranian Languages. Lately we've been working on expanding our core offering from English-only to a handful of other languages. As a ...
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Are questions about North Korea on topic?

Proposal: Korea Are questions about North Korea on topic here? Does 'Korea' refer to the Korean Peninsula or just North or South Korea?
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There's already a “Constructed Languages” proposal

Proposal: Esperanto is covered under Constructed Languages And better than that - Planned and Constructed languages are now on topic on the Linguistics SE & Should we include Esperanto in our ...
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Are creating ConLangs on topic?

Proposal: Constructed Languages If I was creating a language for my world would questions about the languages the cultures be on topic? It is at WorldBuilding.
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Why are the commiters flatlining?

Proposal: Pastafarianism I think we're all (pro- and anti- Pastafarians alike) happy that the proposal entered the commitment phase. Take a look at the handy-dandy graph of commitments on the ...
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Is it possible to integrate a keyboard for sites of Languages with non Latin script?

For sites like Russia SE, Arabic SE etc, is it possible to integrate a respective keyboard to the sites?
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How to balance between those who can and cannot read unsigned Arabic?

Proposal: Arabic Language This question recently got me thinking of another topic: Can we ask word-meaning or basic grammar rules here? and it follows on slightly from: كيف نوازن بين مستويات ...
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Would questions related to turning points in AH literature be on topic?

Proposal: Alternative History There are many books and a few movies that are based on Alternative Histories, would questions related to specific aspects of the turning point and its effects be on ...
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Duplicate of Worldbuilding

Proposal: Alternative History Alternative History is already a tag on the Worldbuilding beta site (Proposal link), and with only one question so far I don't think there would be enough interest for ...
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Is Alternative History out of scope for SE?

Proposal: Alternative History There can not possibly be a single answer that does not require opinion as a key part of the answer. So can Alternative History be in scope as a Stack Exchange site ...
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Is Ask Hackers a better name for this site?

HackOverflow is very good name, similar to MathOverflow and StackOverflow. But since this site is a proposed Q&A site for beginners who want to learn pure hacking, Ask Hackers is better suited as ...
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Can we ask word-meaning or basic grammar rules here?

Since Arabic SE will be a Q&A site for non-native & native Arabic Language learners, can we ask meaning of an Arabic word? Can we ask to explain the grammar of a sentence? Can we ask questions ...
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Can you find 4 users?

Proposal: Pastafarianism As of right now the pastafarianism proposal just needs 18 more votes to progress, thats just 4 users! Can you find them?
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What is the potential scope of followers for Jediism?

Proposal: Jediism - The Church of Jedi As of September 29, 2014 this proposal had 6 followers. On September 30, I posted a comment about the proposal under a question I wrote on scifi.stackexchange ...
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What is a real religion? [closed]

Proposal: Pastafarianism There phrase "real religion" has been used several times in discussion related to the Pastafarian proposal. 1 2 What is a real religion? What is the difference between a ...
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Dear Anti-pastafarians, let this proposal progress

Proposal: Pastafarianism As many people have suspected there has been subtle manipulation of this proposal by people like myself who think it is childish and unviable subject for a question and ...
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Bilingual “Tags”الكلمات الدلالية باللغتين

Proposal: Arabic Language Is it possible/feasible/allowed for a single tag to be in two languages? Or should the tags be in either English or Arabic? Spanish SE's tags are in Spanish, hence, Arabic ...
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Only a few questions to go

Proposal: Pastafarianism It seems like there is a big drop-off in number of votes for questions that have less than 10 votes. I'd suggest people examine some of the other vote count questions and see ...
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غرفة دردشة للمقترح Chatroom for this proposal

Proposal: Arabic Language لقد تم تكوين غرفة دردشة مؤقتة لهذه المقترح لها هدفان رئيسان هما: ترويج المقترح، أو على اﻷقل تأييد الترويج لها جمع الملتزمين ومؤيدو هذه المقترح في مكان واحد إلى حين وصول ...
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Would Irish Gaelic be on topic?

Proposal: Scottish Gaelic I'm no expert but I understand there's a lot of similarities between the two. By including Irish Gaelic we'd increase the target audience - is it worth including?
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Should the Scottish Gaelic proposal include discussions regarding the Scots language?

Proposal: Scottish Gaelic While Scottish Gaelic and Scots are very different and represent different cultures in Scotland, there are still cultural ties between the two. Should the Scots language be ...
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Overlap between proposal “Conspiracy Theories” and established site “Skeptics”?

Proposal: Conspiracy Theories Proposed Q&A site for questions about what various conspiracy theories are actually about, their supporting evidence, refuting evidence, and interpretations. ...
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Questions about Arabic orthography

Proposal: Arabic Language Are questions about the Arabic writing system and orthography within the scope of this site? I mean questions like the placement of vowel marks, the dots under “ي” or the ...
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Questions about Arabizi (arabic chat)

Proposal: Arabic Language I guess this is in part related to questions about dialects and transliterations. If the scope is anything Arabic language then would such questions about Arabizi be ...
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Qur'an reciting (Tajweed) related questions - أسئلة في التجويد

Are questions related to Tajweed of Qur'an on-topic on Arabic Language; since Islam covers questions related to Fiqh هل تعتبر الأسئلة المتعلقة باحكام تجويد القرآن الكريم ملائمة لموقع اللغة العربية؟ ...
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SwagOverflow - Clothing

I haven't seen a StackExchange site about clothing yet. If there is, please forgive me. I have a place in mind, where you could ask questions about your outfits or clothes, or what to buy. Doesn't ...
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Are questions about the real issues and point of the Pastafarian 'movement' on topic?

Proposal: Pastafarianism Pastafarianism is intended to be a parody religion, but has the serious point of drawing attention to the inconsistencies and illogicalities of real religions. Without that ...
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Should comic book characters being considered supernatural beings?

Proposal: Zombies and other supernatural beings Most comic book characters possess powers/capabilities/characteristics that are far different than a normal being. So, should they be considered ...
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Should we advertise this proposal on other Korean-languege forums?

Proposal: Korean Language and Usage I'm not a speaker of Korean, but I'd love to be, so I'm naturally very excited for this proposal. I linked the Stack Exchange proposal onto the /r/Korean sub last ...
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Cartoons and Web Comics

I don't know about American English but in the UK a "Cartoon" can be either printed or an animated video. To me there seems to me to be an obvious relationship between the Proposal: Cartoons and the ...
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director specific site; where would you start

I'm curious whether there would be interest in director-specific stackexchange sites (or what the process would even be). Something like hitchcock.stackexchange.com? I have looked at ...
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Looking for Ideas for Example Questions?

Proposals: Secularism and Atheism Since both proposals have a low number of example questions given the number of followers, I dug up the data dump from the old, failed Atheism SE site. I've parsed ...
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Should Aliens be included in this?

Proposal: Zombies and other supernatural beings Should aliens be included as part of horror stories, folklore, etc? Not as scientifical/sci-fi facts.
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Let's combine Atheism in to Secularism

Let's combine Atheism into Secularism, so that we can have a broader and stronger audience combining Atheists, Agnostics, Freethinkers etc than just Atheists. (I'm an Atheist myself) Secularism: ...