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Comedy often comes head to head with PC, how would we approach that here?

Humor often comes head to head with political correctness. There are scores of examples of people coming into hot water over comments, tweets, etc. Even if most of them are poor quality humor, some of ...
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Should the various cultural traditions surrounding tea be on-topic?

Proposal: Tea Should questions about the various cultural traditions of tea from around the world be on-topic as part of cultural heritage of tea as seen in the traditions of various nationalities? ...
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Is Beekeeping too specific? Should it be part of a Farming Q&A Site as a Tag?

Proposal: Beekeeping I understand that Beekeeping is as much a hobbist activity as a profession, but this is true of much of the farming and rural industry. Also, bees are an integral and highly ...
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Can we be the children?

Proposal: Education This site is mainly for parents. But maybe, some children can see the questions. We could be in High School, and asking advice from older ones.
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What to do with questions asking to explain a joke?

Proposal: Humor Sometimes I see questions asking for the explanation to a particular joke. There are a few of those all over the SE network. Here are just a few ones as examples, there are certainly ...
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Is homeschooling to be concidered on-topjc?

Proposal: Education Homeschooling in some areas has a considerable number of followers. Will homeschooling be on-topic?
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Should questions assuming conclusion of hypotheticals be on-topic for What If?

Proposal: What if? (hypotheticals) I understand What-If to contain questions of the following variety: "What would happen to [something] if [some condition/event affecting something] happens?" ...
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Is it possible to appeal against a closure decision?

Proposal: First Aid This proposal was closed as a duplicate of Health. I'd like to appeal aginst the closure because the Health side has an extremely wide ranging remit including "medical ...
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Relationship of this proposal to other education-related network sites

Proposal: Education At the time this proposal was created, there were several other related sites and proposals: Graduated Academia Launched (Beta) Mathematics Educators Parenting Proposed ...
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Should the target group include wedding professionals besides planners?

Proposal: Wedding There are lots of professionals involved in planning and conducting a wedding, e.g. ministers/priests, lawyers, state officials, caterers, chefs, hoteliers, musicians, dancing ...
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Asking the meaning of meme is on-topic?

Proposal: Humor If I see a funny meme in Internet and didn't get its exact meaning. Can I share the meme here and ask the explanation?
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Analysis Questions

We need to start adding analysis questions of specific Ted talks as it is one of the purposes of this site. Proposal: TED Talks
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What should we change this proposal's name to?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) What should we change this proposal's name to? Should we keep it the same? I think that the way it is now, it seems like the "(hypotheticals)" part is out of place. ...
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What About Searching and recommend/duplicate posts?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) Concern: Seaching for questions or questions being recommend / closed as duplicate do to seach phrase "what if" When using the SE search engine or when adding a ...
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Almost all of the example questions are highly opinion based or generally unanswerable. Is this problem?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) Almost all of the example questions are highly opinion-based. Very few have an actual "correct" answer and would just come down to popularity contests. Some of them ...
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Should hypothetical political questions be asked here?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) I've seen this question asked, What if Trump became president? Should we allow political questions like this one and those directly relating to political ...
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Follower Target Reached!

Proposal: Domestic Chores Having hit our follower target, please stay and upvote good questions that have less than 10 points!
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Name change to Thought Experiments

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) Just what it sounds like. Yes, I know name changes aren't really necessary until commitment has been finalized, but I thought it would be nice to have this discussion ...
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Are questions about how to use the products of the hive on topic?

Proposal: Beekeeping Should questions about how to use the products of the hive be allowed in the scope of this proposal? For example: How to use beeswax to make soap, creams, lip balm, candles, ...
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Could Tea.SE and Coffee.SE be combined into some sort of “Beverages.SE”?

Proposal: Tea Just an idea, couldn't coffee.se and tea.se be combined into a larger SE (maybe beverages.se) to attract a larger user base? In essence, coffee and tea both fall under the same caliber: ...
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Beekeeping may be inscope at Pets

Proposal: Beekeeping There may be an existing stack exchange site for discussing beekeeping. I posted a meta message at Pets.SE Are questions about Bees in scope? to get some feedback from users ...
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Different, but necessary

Proposal: Problem and Solution I swear I understand that all stack exchange sites have another goal, but this kind of site would attend another demand like the ones in the Social Problems proposal ...
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Would you be interested in “Everyday Life, Elsewhere”: Suggesting a community

EDIT: The proposal is now on line This may be a long question, but I see no way of saying this in fewer words. The community I was thinking of is one for everyday life anywhere on Earth. ...
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Should RPG.SE's asking tip also be applied at Hypotheticals?

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) RPG.SE deals with table top games which are centered around roleplaying. Due to that, in certain scenarios, questions that possibly overlap other stack exchanges are ...
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On-topic at Tea?

Would questions from Chanoyu - Japanese Way of Tea be on-topic at Tea? For example, would "Chanoyu" be a tag on the latter site?
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WhatIf: Scope and Existing SE overlap

Proposal: What if(hypotheticals) As is inevitable for a new SE site, there have been comments so far on the scope overlap of this proposal with existing sites - the only one listed so far in ...
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Are traditional Christian ways of meditation on topic?

Proposal: Mindfulness and Meditation
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How can I encourage followers to propose questions?

I see people are following the proposal but very few of them are proposing new questions. How can I encourage people who follow to propose new questions? Proposal: Social Problem Solving
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What sort of questions do we want to encourage here?

Proposal: Mindfulness and Meditation It is hard to find unique questions that have not been asked before. Where should we draw the line? What sort of questions should be discouraged? I thought it ...
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Heavily opinionated site?

Proposal: Ethics I think that this site would be heavily opinionated and dependent on several things. For instance a mormon might have drastically different opinions than a agnostic about when it is ...
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Domestic Chores vs. Lifehacks?

Proposal: Domestic Chores, Lifehacks What exactly is the difference between Domestic Chores and Lifehacks? It seems to me there should be a lot of overlap between the two.
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Esoterism and Satanism [duplicate]

As a "par condicio" situation why don't we create a group as per subject. There are groups on Christians, bible, Islam etc etc... It would be interesting to offer the same to people that follow other ...
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Possible duplicate (Interpersonal Skills & Social problem solving)

Proposal: Interpersonal Skills Hello. Could you please review my proposal and tell me does it fits your topic? Perhaps we should join you if you think so. Thank you :).
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“What clothes should / shouldn't I wear?” and variants

Proposal: Clothes & Fashion Variations of "what clothes should / shouldn't I wear?" should probably be stamped out now before it's too late. This includes a significant number of the current ...
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How this proposal should be named?

Proposal: Clothes Naming a site is an important process of a proposal. Without a good name, people (or precisely, people's brains) will find it hard to understand the goal of the site, and some of ...
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Duplicate of Seasoned Advice

Proposal: Tea Seasoned Advice has a fairly active tea tag. I believe every question asked on this proposal would be on-topic there. Is there some reason I'm not seeing that this isn't a complete ...
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Why's the name of the proposal misspelt?

Why is the name of the proposal misspelt? Shouldn't it be humour? Proposal: Humor
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Should asking for a good joke to tell in a certain situation be off topic?

Proposal: Humor Should asking for a joke to tell in a certain situation be off topic? What do you think?
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Actively Promote the Site

Proposal: Mindfulness and Meditation We need to actively promote this site to get traction and users. Maybe all interested could take to initiative to recruit users. Also any ideas on the strategy to ...
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Category of best fit?

Proposal: TED Talks I was wondering which category would this proposal (^) fit in best. It is currently in "Life."
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Reviving the site on Sexuality

The site "Sexuality" have been discontinued in the beta stage. So, I feel the site is important and deserves to be revived. Proposal: Sexuality
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FYI: A similar 'mental fitness' proposal made it to beta and was closed after eight days.

Proposal: Mindfulness and Meditation More info here: Why do some betas end early?
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Is Autism too narrow? I noticed there are also proposals for Augmentative and Alternative Communication and Assistive Tech?

Proposal: Autism I realize that both AAC (Augmentative and Alternative Communication) and AT (Assistive Tech) have broader applications that Autism. Right now AAC is focusing primarily on braille and ...
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MindHacks, LifeHacks?

Proposal: MindHacks From what it looks, MindHacks seems to be a duplicate of Lifehacks. Should it be closed as such?
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Which site would be most suitable for rhetorics subjects?

I have a series of question I would like to ask related to rhetorics, debating and general techniques for persuasion. They range from quickly identifying logical fallacies to rhetorical semantics to ...
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University is a duplicate of Academia.SE

Proposal: University The University's proposal's description is: Proposed Q&A site for students, perspective students, people that work in universities, and anyone else interested in ...
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Open discussion about how this site works

Proposal: Autism This discussion is open to questions about how area51/stackexchange sites work and any questions about how this proposed site works and how it will change once it moves from a ...
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How do we handle voting in the discussion area?

I recently joined the Autism page and I noticed that the voting for its discussions appear to be polls. I'm new to Area 51 and was wondering if we vote on discussions to show agreement with a ...
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Proposal: Futurology

I would like to propose Futurology.SE. In Futurology we should talk about possible futures of humanity, the earth and the universe, possible existential threats and how humanity should deal with ...
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Are people with autism not themselves welcome here?

Proposal: Autism The whole proposal seems to be intended for people with a relationship to people with autism, but omits to include the people with autism themselves! This may be purely accidental, ...