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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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On topic on Health Beta?

Proposal: Nutritional Supplements Health Beta's on-topic list includes "Environmental or nutritional factors that affect health". Wouldn't Nutritional Supplements be a subset of this site?
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There's also a Gender Equality site proposal

Proposal: Equality There is also currently a proposal for a Feminism and Gender Equality site. Should we change our scope to exclude that, since it will have its own community? Or should the sites be ...
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Duplicate of Homebrewing?

Proposal: Wine Doesn't this completely fit up at home brewing?
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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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Autism is already on-topic at Coginitive Sciences or Psychology

Proposal: Autism Autism is covered by Cog Sci; there is even a tag for it. And if Psychology makes it, autism might as well be on-topic there. I see no reason to create a new site for it.
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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, ...
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Is Autism a duplicate of Parenting?

Proposal: Autism All but one of the sample questions on Autism deals specifically with children. Parenting already has 152 questions tagged with autism. Is this proposal a duplicate? Of course, I ...
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The value of opinions when discussing autism in a Q&A forum

Proposal: Autism Some of these Q&A sites don't like opinions to be posted. I think constructive opinions can be very relevant here. I'm wondering what the community thinks.
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The description is off-putting

Proposal: Mental Health The description could be better. The site would be for anyone interested in mental health, not exclusively for people who are mentally ill or their families and friends. A ...
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Connecting with the existing meditation questions in Buddhism

Proposal: Mindfulness and Meditation There are 1.6k+ meditation questions in Buddhism, marked with the tag meditation. Will those questions be partially transferred or copied to this proposal? It ...
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Social Conventions about to close, switch to Etiquette

Proposal: Social Conventions This proposal will probably get closed soon, as it did not attract enough 10-points questions. What you can do: Copy the good questions to the new and extremely-similar ...
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How is this different from the Reddit tag on Web Applications, or Community Building?

How is proposal: Reddit different than the Reddit tag on Web Applications? Some of the sample questions seem like they'd fit there. Others seem like they'd fit on the Moderators/Community Building ...
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Is the plan still to move this site to a non-SE domain to protect the network from over-zealous blacklists?

Proposal: Sexuality Many institutions and even some countries have extremely crude, blunt blacklisting policies - banning or restricting access to domains that are deemed sexual according to very ...
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Possible duplicate of the The Great Outdoors

Proposal: Liveaboard Duplicate: The Great Outdoors Sailing has already been merged into TGO and I don't see why (the good anyway) questions below couldn't be asked there. There are already a ...
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Feminism is on topic at politics.se

Proposal: Feminism and Gender Equality http://politics.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/feminism Already on topic at politics.se. Admittedly politics.se isn't particularly active, but if all ...
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How will “opinion based” posts apply to this site?

Proposal: Humor Humor can vary based on the person. Some may find something more humorous whilst others might find it not as humorous... That considered, to some degree, wouldn't a large quantity ...
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Won't this proposal be either to narrow or draw in too many discussions?

Proposal: Reddit I highly doubt that Reddit is a subject that can be expanded into a viable Q+A site. It's simply too narrow. There's not enough to ask about. It's akin to creating a proposal about ...
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Should playing with words in the comments be allowed?

Should funny play with words, ironies, etc, on the same theme as the question, be allowed ? Proposal: Humor
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“Feminism and Gender Equality” should be merged with “Equality!”

Proposal: Feminism and Gender Equality This should be merged with the "Equality" proposal, since F&GE is too narrow.
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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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Should we allow putting gender, sexual orientation, and maybe even fetishes in the profile?

Proposal: Sexuality Since this site will be discussing a lot sex related topics having a place to put your personal sexual data would be convenient. Yet another possibilty would be encouraging ...
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Can posting comic strips that users find on internet be a part of Humor?

Proposal: Humor Should the site only stick to text only Humor? Or post anything relevant to Humor in form of comic strips, images, etc.?
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How would this site handle black humor

Proposal: Humor Often, jokes with black humor tend to attack a certain group or race. Those groups or races could get offended easily by such jokes. How would this site handle such jokes? As far as ...
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Should country specific questions be clear about it?

Proposal: Homeschooling I see most of the questions only apply to a certain country law/rules/institution. There is no way to tell in some of them, and in most you still have to read to find out.
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Should this really be listed under “Arts”?

Proposal: Homeschooling Would "Life" be a better category for this proposal?
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Please clarify this proposal

Proposal: Social Conventions This proposal currently reads: Proposed Q&A site for people who need help with how to respond in certain situations as well as raising awareness amid people on ...
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“Immigration” is on-topic at Expatriates.SE

Proposal: Immigration is already covered by Expatriates.SE. How is splintering this from there going to benefit the SE network?
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How will we avoid questions that ask for opinions?

Proposal: Equality I like this proposal, but I worry about what kind of questions will be asked here. How can we ensure that we get mostly questions that can be answered in a meaningful way, with ...
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Promote the Cars proposal

Proposal: Cars I'm addressing my fellow proposal members and anyone reading this post. Please share this proposal in the chat rooms you are active in to promote the cars proposal. Also make sure to ...
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Would it benefit both sites to just merge this with Health?

Proposal: Sexuality The example questions I see here, as well as the general description of the site, show a strong preference to sexual health, which is a good and important topic. Wouldn't it be a ...
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Allow questions to be asked in the language in which legal text are written when it is localised to a particular country

Proposal: Law Recently I had many questions to mind which would require a large part of the question consist of citing part of legal texts. It means most of the question will not be written in ...
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Would etiquette be a better name?

Proposal: Social Conventions Etiquette sounds like a better name for this kind of proposal and more likely to attract experts. There was an etiquette proposal before, but it grew too slowly and hence ...
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Is asking questions on personal health tests a good idea?

Proposal: Personal Health So the proposal's description ends with "here users can ask experts details about their conditions or symptoms." and already this seems like shaky ground. It's one thing to ...
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How does Personal Health compare to Health Proposal?

Proposal: Personal Health The initial example questions posted under the Area51 health proposal did allow for personal questions on health such as "how to interpret this ECG report" etc., but since ...
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I'll be honest - I'm 15. Can I be here?

Proposal: Sexuality I’m going to be honest about my age and say I am 15. Despite the fact that most of you probably wouldn’t want me here, I would really appreciate this site, as – like most 15 year ...
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Adoption is covered by Parenting.SE

Adoptionis certainly a very worth-while topic (speaking as an adoptive parent myself) - but it is clearly covered by Parenting.SE.
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Where can I ask where to ask?

I have relatively often questions where I don't know where I can ask them / discuss them. For example I want to talk with people who know something about typography (in mathematics) about the ...
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Can questions about Ayurveda (Indian Herbology) be asked on this proposed QA site?

The question says it all. I know there is another proposed QA site dedicated for Ayurveda itself, but somehow it hasn't gained any traction. So, can I ask questions related to Ayurveda here instead? ...
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When will this site commence?

Proposal: Health The Health proposal now has 200 committers but the beta site has not yet started. When will this site kick off the ground?
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Should only traditional/evidence based medicine in answers be allowed?

Proposal: Health There are many health practitioners who do not practice evidenced based medicine, but rather a medicine based on tradition and culture. Should answers that refer to these methods be ...
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How can we attract 3 More Users?

Proposal: Health The health proposal requires 3 more users to get off the ground. How can we encourage 3 more users to join the proposal so we can begin to improve our health and well-being with ...
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Scope for Cars proposal

Proposal: Cars What should be the scope for the new Cars proposal site? I suggest going for the ones below: Trivia questions Science questions related to cars Technical questions that do not ...
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Can someone change the title Health stack exchange to health/medical sicence stack exchange?

Proposal: Health Can someone change the title Health stack exchange to health/medical science stack exchange? For example,people with diabetes would want to ask about recent medical research. Also, ...
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This proposal would be better situated under the category Life

Proposal: Privacy The proposal has changed its name form Digital Privacy to just Privacy. This happened with the aim to broaden the scope of this community to be. See here for details. The proposal ...
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Should Chinese Medicine and herbs be on topic?

Should Chinese Medicine and usage of herbs for health purposes be on topic? Proposal: Health
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Can we create Health community ads to accelerate the proposal growth?

Can we post community ads to various related SE sites (e.g. Biology, Chemistry), so the number of people interested in Health can grow? As it seems the Commitment stage is very slow (like 1 person ...
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Will I be able to post anonymously?

Proposal: Sex and Intimacy If you search teh interwebz for my username 'Carpetsmoker', stackoverflow is the first hit (on DuckDuckGo anyway). If you do the same for my real name, SO doesn't come up ...
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Any advice on how to recover from a circumcision operation? Thanks! [closed]

I'm 19, a college freshman. I'm sorry I don't know if it is really appropriate to ask such a question on this SE site but I really need some help. I had just undergone a circumcision operation ...