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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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Zombies and other supernatural beings covered by science fiction and fantasy

Proposal: Zombies and other supernatural beings Zombies and other supernatural beings covered by science fiction and fantasy, and would most likely cannibalise traffic from it.
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How can we improve this proposal?

Proposal: Korean Language and Usage What are some ideas on how to improve this proposal? My idea was to have a stackexchange site for learning Korean, mainly for beginners. But perhaps it would be ...
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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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Everything here is on-topic somewhere else

Proposal: Nothing What can this proposal provide that existing SE sites cannot? Looking through the example questions, they're all borderline acceptable (at the least) elsewhere on the network.
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English for Language Users

Proposal: English Language Learners My basic issue is that ELU is for linguists, etymologists, and (serious) English language enthusiasts. ELL is supposed to be for English learners And we still ...
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How is World War I and II not a duplicate of History?

Proposal: World War I and II How is World War I and II not a duplicate of History?
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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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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: ...
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To all who propose for- “Merge the “Yoga and Meditation” and “Hinduism” proposals?”

NO we cannot Merge the “Yoga and Meditation” and “Hinduism” proposals. Even Yoga and Meditation is a part of the so called religion Hinduism, it is very different aspect of it. Personally I am not ...
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How does Biblical Hermeneutics mesh with the new Christianity.SE site?

Proposal: Biblical Hermeneutics Question: Christianity.SE has 7 questions tagged hermeneutics at the moment. How many of those have at least one answer that qualifies as good/great Enough validity ...
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How down to 7 from 3 questions?

Proposal: Hinduism How did this happen? I doubt that only 10 vote questions are downvoted by someone?It was down to 9 actually, I changed some of my votes to make this 7 now..
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Is the 'Yoga and Meditation' proposal really also about meditation?

Proposal: Yoga and Meditation The proposal name is 'Yoga and Meditation', but in the proposal description I only read about Yoga. There is no mention of meditation. Is this site really about both, or ...
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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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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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Any possibility we could expand this to Japanese life and culture?

Proposal: Japanese Culture I am here building on jmac's idea that the scope is not well-defined (even as I support the idea) Any chance we could expand this to Japanese life and culture? Or is it ...
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I followed the proposal, what's next?

This discussion topic is for new followers who want to contribute to a proposal. Here is what you can (and should) do: Add example questions that can be asked when this site goes live (or in beta). ...
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Suggestion to Change the Title of the Existing English Forum

I support the idea to create a new forum for ESL people. On the other hand, the title of the existing English forum, English Language and Usage, becomes somewhat misleading in that case. I naturally ...
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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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“Ladies” in site description

Proposal: Women in Technology Would more people read through this proposal and contribute if the word "ladies" was replaced with "women"? Proposed Q&A site for ladies in technology and ...
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So many Hindi speaker & supporter Still Proposal Closed?

Proposal: Hindi Language I have been following this very long time. As per my opinion there are two many Hindi Speaking People around the corner of stack-exchange but still this proposal go close? ...
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Possible subject of fitness

Proposal: Yoga and meditation It appears that the originator does not want to discuss the religious aspects of Yoga. I cannot see a whole lot to talk about concerning meditation. I would believe ...
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How is the restart of the Yoga and Meditation proposal going to be different?

Proposal: Yoga and meditation The previous Yoga and meditation proposal has been closed about a week ago because after one year, the proposal was still stuck in the definition phase. How it this ...
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Expand the proposal to a taxonomically broader scope

What do you mean by "Alternate?" No matter how you look at it, though, I'm pretty sure it's already covered. If you mean fictional histories, I would say they belong at scifi.stackexchange.com. If ...
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What are the guidelines (next to the obvious ones) that new proposals should adhere to?

I am involved in the the currently proposed Q&A site Buddhism, and as a user who is relatively new to Stack Exchange I'm learning e.g. there what does and what does not seem to work in Stack ...
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This proposal is not a dupe

Proposal: French language I don't agree that this is a duplicate of 'correct French usage'. It's a more generic forum that covers that, and translations. It seems too granular to split French ...
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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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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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Are requests for identification on topic? If so, which ones?

Proposal: Body Modification Some stacks allow identification requests, some don't. Should this stack allow them? Also, I can imagine different kinds of identification requests. Questions like "what ...
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Does identifying central text reference help define the the quality of questions?

Proposal: Pastafarianism After only 2 months since the site was proposed we are about two thirds of the way to the next phase. As I write this we are only lacking 1 follower and about 20 questions ...
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Is it encouraged to discuss topics related to Literary Chinese(文言文) here?

Proposal: Chinese Language & Usage Although we chinese seldom use Literary Chinese in ordinary life, there are still many words or usage from Literary Chinese. I think it is good to learn some.
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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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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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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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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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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 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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Could we discuss about daily life

Proposal: Japanese Culture In my opinion, daily life in Japan is different than other countries so it is important to know people's behavior, their personalities and better ways to live in.
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We need more diversity, talk to your colleagues!! (About perceived duplicates and unsuccessful proposals)

First of all I'll say I love love love StackExchange. And I think it'd be awesome if communities from more fields of knowledge would spill their expertise to the CC internet. TL;DR We should be ...
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Starting conspiracy site

I have a question regarding conspiracy theories about undeground cities, but was unable to find a place for it. Guess it should be made.
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Move 'Bharat' to 'Culture' category?

Proposal: Bharat While creating the proposal, I failed to notice that i have selected wrong category i.e. 'Life'. Please move it to 'Culture' category?
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Is this just for within the legal boundaries of the city, or are the suburbs included?

Proposal: Philadelphia Do questions about the outlying suburbs count as on-topic? Is City Line Ave. the boundary, or can questions cover topics that include areas like Bala Cynwyd, Belmont Hills, ...
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Could be a good idea the creation of a proposal for disabilities issue?

I'm speaking about this thing: Where do a user can ask something about disabilities? Some thing like, for a "normal" person; "how does the screen readers work on Chrome?" Or, for a blind person, "Can ...
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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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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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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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Should creepypasta be included in this?

Proposal: Zombies and other supernatural beings Creepypasta are stories that involve horror elements. Sometimes they do not involve physical or spiritual beings, but elements of psychological horror, ...
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Should this proposal be merged with the Languages proposal?

Proposal: Constructed Languages The Languages proposal reads: Proposed Q&A site for polyglots, learners and geeks interested in both natural and constructed languages. It seems like this would ...
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What about a “flames” area?

I feel that in virtually any area of human knowledge is very common to have polemic subjects that almost always take to the well known flame wars when mentioned in public. Most of the times, feeding ...
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Maybe it dosn't fit, but this is ok

I'm pledging my support for this idea, it's such a good one. Maybe the ideas of this tend away from the usual SE format, but maybe in this case and this case alone this is ok. I hope SE is flexible ...