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Possible duplicate of scifi

Proposal: Klingon Language Duplicate: scifi this appears to be a duplicate of http://scifi.stackexchange.com/. There are already several question in scifi around the klingon language ...
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Cxu ni bezonas ankoraux unu TTT-ejon pri Esperanto?

Proposal: Esperanta lingvo kaj kulturo.
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Where's taoism proposal?

There was a proposal for a daoism/taoism page, there were some questions there already. When I came here to add another questions, I saw the page is missing. Are you short on disk space? I know it was ...
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How would Sedevacantism be handled on a Catholic only site?

In spite of having a central authority, the umbrella of Catholicism includes quite a bit of theological diversity. This ranges from minor variations in practice between different regions and orders to ...
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Covered in Skeptics SE?

Proposal: Secularism This seems to be almost entirely encompassed in Skeptics. In fact, this post, on a site with part of the scope, says how this'll fit in Skeptics. I think it should be merged ...
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How to explain downvotes at Scandinavian Languages SE?

Proposal: Scandinavian Languages We are trying hard to grow user base and number of up-voted example questions. So, I monitor the status of proposal almost every day. Just a few days ago we had 6 or ...
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Proposal for a site about “Arbitrary Stuff” on Stack Exchange? [duplicate]

Not every topic can have its own Stack Exchange site, so we're proposing a new site just about general-purpose "things." For example, how about this question that doesn't fit into any existing sites: ...
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Catholic SE vs Christianity

Unlike some, I agree that this SE would be useful. It's the 800 pound elephant in the room (or SE) that Catholicism is distinct enough that it is unique. Culturally we like to believe we are all ...
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Why is the general Language SE site proposal closed?

Just like math, physics, history, programming, and cooking, language is a field of it's own with many sub-branches. Many have common roots and there is a deep study into these to ask questions within. ...
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A group for other languages?

Proposal: Scandinavian Languages How about joining forces with other smaller languages in an other Languages group? We all have our favourite language that we want to ask questions about, but it ...
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Is a white-list approach to allowed opinions in answers feasable?

In my previous question in regards to the Catholic Culture, Ministry and Apologetics site proposal, I asked what the defining characteristics of the site would be and how it would be distinct from ...
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Will the application of secular experience and expertise to solve practical problems be on-topic here?

Proposal: Secularism The description of this proposal reads (emphasis mine): Proposed Q&A site for a place to ask, and get answers to, questions about people who live their lives without ...
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To what extent would science be on topic for the Secularism proposal?

Proposal: Secularism In an answer to another discussion, Parthian Shot suggests that empiricism be the metric by which points may be supported or countered. I think I agree with that notion, but I am ...
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Classical Languages/Cultures?

Proposal: Latin Language Now, I may get a lot of initial skepticism for this, but since most Classicists know both Latin and Ancient Greek, and since the Greek proposal is going nowhere, and since ...
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How strictly would the Secularism site enforce the “Don't be a jerk policy”?

Proposal: Secularism This is an interesting proposal and if it comes to fruition, there will certainly be a slew of all kinds of people visiting, from the most hardened atheist to the most ...
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Quais tipos de pergunta devem ser evitados?

Imagino que haverá perguntas sobre gramática, etimologia etc. Mas, qual é o limiar do aceitável em termos de conteúdo das perguntas? Proposal: Portuguese Language
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How would the Catholicism proposal be distinct from Christianity.SE?

Having reviewed the initial proposed questions on the Catholic Culture, Ministry and Apologetics proposal I noticed a theme. I'm not actually trying to rain on somebody else's parade here, but I'm ...
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Separating ancient and modern Greek

Proposal: Greek Language The modern Greek is much different from the ancient one. Some of the grammatical forms simply disappeared, such as (plusquam)perfectum, futurum exactum or perispomenon. The ...
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I think Arabic language Q&A should support RTL design

Proposal: Arabic Language I think this website should support the RTL design in general (the look & feel), and support combined text (English & Arabic) in questions and answers.
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How is this not already covered by Skeptics?

Proposal: Atheism All of the atheist-specific questions I can think of would fit entirely within skeptics. More to the point, correct me if I'm wrong, but it seems like there are only three kinds of ...
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Hindi and Urdu Language

I propose that a new Stack Exchange website be created for Hindi and Urdu languages. Separate proposals for Hindi and Urdu languages have been made but both independently received very poor votes. ...
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Limited to etiquette in “western” culture(s)?

Proposal: Etiquette Or are questions about the etiquette of other (foreign) cultures within the scope of the proposal?
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Are questions about the culture of the region off-topic on this SE?

Will this SE be about languages only or about the culture of Southeast countries overall? I think it is an important issue since many of the example questions refer to travellers experience. ...
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“New” Latin words

Proposal: Latin Language Is it acceptable to ask or answer using terms from neo-Latin and Contemporary Latin (created to describe more modern things or ideas)? For instance, Contemporary Latin has a ...
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Are there guidelines for the use of the character extension feature, as in هـــــــذا مـــثــــــــال?

Proposal: Arabic Language Writing the title for a certain text, I found myself hesitating if I should add this kind of spacing between all characters, or only in the first or the last, and wondered ...
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A way to have a translation of some terms, طريقة للإتفاق على ترجمة بعض المصطلحات

Proposal: Arabic Language أقترح أن يكون بالإمكان مناقشة بعض المصطلحات لإيجاد بعض التوافق بين الناطقين بالعربية و هذا نظرا لأنّ كثيرا من المصطلحات المستعلملة و خاصة في الأنظمة مثل ويندوز و أندرويد لا ...
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How we can improve our voting quality?

It seems that people are voting on the wrong questions (which were already closed, off-topic or basically didn't make any sense). Such as: I saw something strange in my neighborhood. Who do I call? ...
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Should folklore be off-topic?

There are few questions such as: Are there werewolf ghosts? As a werewolf, how do I prevent fur from getting all over the house when I transform during shedding season? What's the best kind of ...
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How could questions in arabic be written although it's from right to left?

Proposal: Arabic Language How is it possible to ask questions in arabic? for example this sentence: اللغة العربية من اليمين لليسار. the full-stop is on the right not on the left. كيف تكتب ...
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Is this a duplicate of Social Conventions?

Proposal: Etiquette There seems to be quite a lot of overlap between this proposal and Social Conventions.
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Why should this be launch while there are lots of LDS questions on Christianity.SE?

Proposal: Mormonism lds is one of the most frequented tags on Christianity.SE. How is this not just its subgroup? If it is, I'd vote for close - splitting Christianity.SE community just because ...
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Is this site intended for non-Arabic speakers who are interested in or studying Arabic?

Proposal: Arabic Language I mean is it also intended for non-Arabic speakers who are interested in or studying Arabic? Or just for experts? Do we need to propose a different site for Arabic learners ...
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Can English be the language of discussion of this site?

Proposal: தமிழ் மொழியும் இலக்கியமும் - Tamil Language and Literature Langauge of discussion of the site can be in English so that search engines will be able to track the discussions here. Else, ...
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How to interpret closing my question?

Which Area51/SE rules are violated leading my question What about joining forces on “Scandinavian Languages” proposal? to deletion? Abruptly and without any reasonable clarification.
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Long marks in posts?

Proposal: Latin Language So I've seen that some questions have macrons in them. How necessary will they be?
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Should Afrikaans be included in the proposed Dutch Language site?

Proposal: Dutch Language There was a question on the site, trying to establish if questions about Flemish were welcome on the site. It was generally well-received. I would ask the same thing for ...
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Wouldn't it be better to broaden this into Slavic languages?

Proposal: Polish Language It seems there was a similar proposal that died and Slavic languages have a lot in common. By broadening the topic, I think we can get more people interested.
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Are questions about specific languages on topic?

Proposal: Language Learning There are lots of language specific proposals on area 51, does this matter? Can people ask about language specific things on this site?
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What exactly counts as paranormal?

Proposal: Paranormal When considering any particular phenomenon, how can I tell whether it is within this site's scope?
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Should questions which ask for 'alternative' medical advice be allowed?

Proposal: Paranormal For example: Which crystals do I need to prevent cancer, and how do I use them?. Should these questions be allowed?
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Will the proposed Mythology site include questions about current or major religions?

In academic circles, the work myth is any story that has or had religious significance, whether deemed true or not, and without regard for how calling it a myth is received by popular culture. For ...
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Do people joining Stack Exchange purely as committers to a proposal help make a better community?

Proposal: Japanese Culture Based on its current momentum (48% complete after approximately seven months in commitment), the Japanese Culture SE may need some promotion to reach beta. But ... I don't ...
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Should we include bengali literature?

Proposal: Bengali language As an example, the Tamil proposal is named as "Tamil Language and Literature". However a number of other sites are more concerned with only the language aspects: "English ...
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Quōmodo Latīnē quæstiōnēs cotīdiānās rogāre?

Proposal: Latin Language Asking questions in Latin is a great way for beginners to get accustomed to expressing themselves in Latin and understanding someone communicating directly to them in Latin. ...
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Can we convert the title and scope to “Nordic Languages”?

Proposal: Scandinavian Languages Instead of Scandinavian Languages could we broaden the scope to Nordic Languages? That would make finska/suomi/Finnish a possible candidate.
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Is Mythology proposal already dead?

This proposal was proposed 1 year ago and it's in 61% of commitment. Does it mean it'll be removed automatically soon? Proposal: Mythology
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Is Sumerian, Mesopotamian and Babylonian mythology on-topic?

I'm aware that Greek and Roman mythology is on topic. But is Sumerian, Mesopotamian, Babylonian, Buddhist and other mythology on-topic as well? Proposal: Mythology
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We have 21 followers and only 25 questions

Proposal: Polish Language We need your help. I guess you can think of any good questions or migrate from old topic.
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What is Paganism?

Proposal: Paganism According to New Advent Paganism, in the broadest sense includes all religions other than the true one revealed by God, and, in a narrower sense, all except Christianity, Judaism, ...
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Can this fit in travel?

Proposal: Living in Germany Can this topic fit in travel?