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Should this site discuss only the aspects of marriage that are not bound by specific laws and regulations of different countries?

Proposal: Marriage and Wedding The first batch of example questions seem to suggest that there are many wedding related questions that are to do with the legal aspects, in particular to do with the ...
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Why Post-Secondary Education proposal has been created

Proposal: Post-Secondary Education I am an undergraduate student and I have many questions that I would love to ask on the SE network, yet they would be off-topic on Academia.SE because they do not ...
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Changing name from “Feminism and Gender Equality” to “Gender Equality”

There's already been a discussion about the name of this proposal, the result being that it was changed from Feminism to Feminism and Gender Equality. Isn't the name Feminism and Gender Equality ...
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The “Tea” proposal has been asked before

Proposal: Tea The proposal has been asked before, but even though it had many great proposed questions, sadly, didn't not receive enough "oomph" during the Definition stage. Being an amateur ...
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Indian Engineering College admissions Proposal discussion

I think you'll agree that a structured site will be a lot more useful than a facebook group. There are existing forums like askiitians, fadooengineers and so on. StackExchange communities will have ...
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Can you ask recommendations on drinking a certain tea?

Proposal: Tea I think this proposal is really interesting, I like tea also. Am I allowed to ask "If I like tea A, what would be another tea I would probably like similar to that", would that be okay? ...
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“Cleaning” is on-topic at DIY.SE

Proposal: How to Clean is already on-topic at DIY.SE - why would it need its own site?
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Are questions about the “zombie apolcalypse” allowed on this SE

Proposal: Emergency Preparedness I am not trolling, but are questions about the "zombie apocalypse" allowed on this SE? I know that some people don't take it seriously, but the CDC site says that ...
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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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Duplicate of etiquette proposal?

Proposal: Communication with the opposite sex seems to address a subsection of the content covered by Etiquette. Most of the questions posted so far are about the proper timing for a particular form ...
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Why this should be separate from “Money” stack site

I would like to tackle the biggest objection that most would believe would discredit this proposal. I have visited the money StackExchange site and as of June 2014, there are only 104 questions ...
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Should the name be changed to “PUA”?

Proposal: Communication with the opposite sex People asking question here should have at least a little expertise in the field, otherwise it’s just an online forum. If we want a QA format I propose ...
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Now that this proposal has reach commitment, I'm worried it's going to go the same way as the Beer Beta.

Proposal: Coffee The beer beta had a flurry of activity to start, and then quickly tapered off. There was nothing to keep it going. I'm of the opinion that a general 'beverages' SE would be more ...
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Merge Health SE with Medical SE?

Proposal: Health Should this be merged with Medical, or vice versa? Both purport to be for medical professionals.
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Isn’t this a duplicate of the LOVE proposal?

Proposal: Communication with the opposite sex Communication with the opposite sex Proposed Q&A site for those who have difficulties with building personal relationships with the opposite ...
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What about non-heterosexuals?

Is this about communicating with people who you are sexually oriented towards, regardless of gender? Or are you setting up a community only about heterosexual sexual relationship communication? ...
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Merge Nutrition SE with Health SE

Is it possible to merge the (now closed) Nutrition SE with Health SE? After looking through the Nutrition example questions, it seems that all of them should be on-topic at Health SE. Proposal: ...
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Expand scope of Health SE to explicitly include dietitians?

The Nutrition SE proposal has been closed despite being fairly successful with over 100 people committed. Stack Exchange still has no site where user's can ask questions about their nutrition and ...
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Any ideas for how to promote this outside the network?

Proposal: Etiquette We're 10 months into commitment stage. We've actually done pretty well getting users already on Stack Exchange to commit here, with 83/100 of the needed commitments and 100% ...
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What questons about guns would be off topic for this proposal

Proposal: Emergency Preparedness In this proposal what questions about firearms would be off topic? Questions like the mechanics of guns? Because I am sure questions about what firearms to buy are on ...
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What exactly is “World of Introverts” supposed to cover?

Proposal: World of Introverts Not really sure how to expand on this beyond the title; we've got a proposal, the vague description of "for peoples who are introverts" and no example questions. I ...
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Was closing this proposal a mistake?

Proposal: Nutrition The reason says "after 1+ years in definition", but our proposal is in the commitment phase not the definition phase and it has continual steady growth. Why was it closed when ...
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Change the name to Nutrition and Dieting

Proposal: Nutrition This proposal failed due to a lack of participation and potential users. My main interest in this proposal is asking questions about: whether what I am eating is sufficient to ...
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Should 'Laws' be renamed 'Law'?

Proposal: Laws Calling this proposed site 'laws' seems clumsy to me, and seems to narrow the scope of questions to specific laws rather than law in general (cf 'medicines' vs 'medicine'). For ...
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Is 'Bad Habits' a broader version of 'Narcotics, Withdrawal, Rehabilitation'?

Proposal: Bad Habits Is 'Bad Habits' a broader version of 'Narcotics, Withdrawal, Rehabilitation'? Asking this question so followers of each group can be aware of the other group. While these two ...
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Possible duplicate between trolling and moderators

Proposal: Trolling Proposal: Moderators As it start to being defined, trolling is becoming a duplicate of moderators.
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Will questions with English be appropriate here?

Proposal: Chinese Emigration 移民海外 I'm interested in this proposal for personal reasons, but my Chinese is not very good for various reasons. If I joined this site, would it be acceptable for me to ...
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Should Home appliances be under Technology or Life?

I just created a suggestion for Home appliances. I don't know if it should be under technology or under life. Where should it be? http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/69067/home-appliances
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How do we stop this from becoming entirely opinion-based?

Proposal: Etiquette I'm sure it can be done, but it would seem to me that etiquette is almost inherently opinion-based. For instance, will be only accept questions given enough context? Will we ...
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Vote for an Etiquette ad on Travel.SE

Proposal: Etiquette There are a lot of culture/etiquette questions asked on Travel.SE, so I thought users might be interested in this proposal. I took a few of the top questions from the Etiquette ...
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Scope of Narcotic, Withdrawal, Rehab

please contribute in defining scope of this proposal, I've had these points in mind Drugs and their effects, addiction, withdrawal, ease of availability, methods of consumption etc. First aids for ...
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Would it be Ok to ask question for specific states inside Fedoral One

Proposal: Laws Many countries are Federal States which have States in themselves. Many Others have autonomous regions. Would it be Ok to ask questions for specific laws in those regions or it would ...
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How can stereotyping be avoided with this site?

Proposal: Understanding the Opposite Sex Looking at this proposal and some of the suggested questions, I feel that some of the questions (and potential answers, even) in this site assume somewhat ...
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How is this proposal different from Lifehacks

Proposal: Recycling & Repurposing How is this proposal different from Lifehacks?
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Wouldn't the sheer number of countries make this too broad?

Proposal: Laws Considering the large number of countries and regions with their own laws, is it feasible for the community to have a wide enough member/knowledge base for any question (with the ...
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What is “Sourcing”?

Proposal: Sourcing Purpose My idea is an experimental one, and is meant to fill a gap let open by a variety of other sites. It's intended to address a very specific type of "shopping" question: ...
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How to promote Health StackExchange proposal?

I think it would be a good idea to promote this proposal to existing groups who may already be interested in the topic. Of particular importance is finding people who will have good health knowledge ...
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Are questions regarding cycling ontopic?

Proposal: On the road Are questions regarding cycling ontopic?
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Could this be expanded to broader “Gender issues/equality”?

Proposal: Feminism I have an interest in feminism as a topic, with regards to gender equality. However, I've seen many internet discussions go poorly under the banner "feminism" as there they quickly ...
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How do you address ethics and veganism while staying in scope for a stack exchange site?

Proposal: Veganism Veganism is a life style choice based, at least in part on ethics. Ethics is "is a branch of philosophy that involves systematizing, defending and recommending concepts of right ...
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Is feminism and gender equality really a duplicate of politics?

Proposal: Feminism Politcs stack exchange is a "Q&A site for questions about governments, policies and political processes." Feminism however isn't about governments, nor politcal processes, and ...
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Where is the “relationships and dating” data dump?

Most (all?) sites closed during beta have a database dump: for example, mental fitness, machine learning. However, the relationships and dating closed beta site does not appear to have any data dump. ...
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On-topic on “Veganism”

Proposal: Veganism I will state my opinion what I think should be on-topic and what should be off-topic. Please write an answer if you have any additions to make or want to change something. ...
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Old site “Vegan Hacks”

Proposal: Veganism There was a site before that aimed at a similar topic but didn't get enough attention, maybe because of the title and disagreements about what is on-topic. I think that this topic ...
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Should an example question that is good, but would require editing, be upvoted?

Proposal: Coffee This question is a perhaps a bit broad to be answered with a single answer. However, it's a great question, suitable for this proposal. I imagine, in a beta, the question could be ...
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Start using votes

Proposal: Coffee The paste few weeks there has been a positive growth in this proposal, although we are stuck on up-/downvoting questions. So i kindly ask everyone to use your votes or try to come up ...
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Is first aid on topic for health?

Proposal: Health Are questions on first aid on topic for the health proposal? I once did try to create a first aid SE but it didn't get enough followers. I'm a (certified) first aid instructor so ...
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This proposal is too narrow

Proposal: Coffee I believe this proposal is too narrow. You will run out of questions that can be asked after 6 months. Suggest merging this with a broader topic such as Cooking or Brewing.
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Merge Boy Scouts of America and SCOUTS South Africa into Scouting

In the question "Why not have one international Scouting proposal?" it was suggested to merge the following proposals: Boy Scouts of America SCOUTS South Africa I was the proposer of Boy Scouts of ...
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Why not have one international Scouting proposal? [duplicate]

I posted this question on the new Boy Scouts of America proposal. I think this might be better than having separate proposals for every country's scout programs. Thoughts? Proposal: SCOUTS South ...