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Will this proposal also cover Q&A about financial aid?

Proposal: Academic admissions Questions about admissions and financial aid, for all but the luckiest prospective students, go hand in hand. Should this proposal address questions about financial aid ...
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Should we accept questions that ask for individual evaluation or advice?

Proposal: Academic admissions In my experience, especially during the height of the application cycle at the beginning of the year, sites that have anything to do with college tend to be flooded with ...
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Duplicate of Etiquette proposal?

How does Proposal: Social Conventions differ from the (closed) Etiquette proposal?
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Overview of Site

Proposal: Country Matters - Pakistan I am thinking about a site where people can ask matters related to specific country. My nationality is Pakistani and I want to propose Country Matters - ...
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SAT “help” would already be covered under proposal “Academic Admissions”

Proposal: SAT Help is already on-topic at this proposal: Academic Admissions and/or at the topic-specific sites, as @Liath has already pointed-out.
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Targets level not subject

Proposal: SAT Help SE works by grouping experts in a field - Maths at maths, programming at SO. Having a generic site for SATs (I assume you're either talking about the US exams or UK tests here) ...
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Cats are already covered by Pets.SE

Proposal: Cat Lovers is already on-topic at Pets.SE.
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Expansion to include fashion design

Proposal: Fashion Is it worth considering the expansion of this proposal to also include fashion design (and possibly even sewing techniques as related to clothing design and prototyping), for ...
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What's the point of this anyway?

Proposal: Fashion What's the point of this proposal? What kind of fashion questions would people have that would warrant an SE site? I personally think this site should not exist unless it gets a ...
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Where are the Spirits experts?

Proposal: Spirits I am drinking some Tennessee whiskey and figured I'd come check out this proposal and propose some example questions. I realize I'm closer to the "just curious" type user than an ...
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How should Law Philosophy questions be treated?

Proposal: Law For example, if I asked What idea does "Fiat justitia ruat caelum" convey? Is this a question fit for the proposed Law Stack Exchange?
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Only secondary education in Singapore?

Proposal: Singapore Secondary School education Singapore has a population of ~5.5 million total. Why would anyone want to limit the available userbase for a site to one small country's few years of ...
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Subset of “College Life”

Proposal: Harvard College is an obvious subset of the proposal College Life. Both of which should be doomed to failure, given the repeated nature with which proposals like College Life have been ...
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What's the plan to keep questions and answers on here constructive and objective?

Proposal: Feminism and Gender Equality The title really says it all. I think this is a great idea and I'm excited to see it put into action, but I worry that it will turn into arguments between ...
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Who are the experts?

Proposal: Marriage and Weddings The SE tries to encourage experts in the fields to participate in discussions. In this topic who are the experts and how could they be attracted?
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Perhaps a new description?

Proposal: Marriage and Weddings I'm pretty sure that "people who have married, are marrying, or could marry" is a long way of saying "everybody"? :-)
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Would Girl Guides be on topic?

Proposal: Scouting I'm not 100% sure of the relationship between USA Girl Scouts and UK Girl Guides so I'm not sure if this has been covered. But in the UK the guides are seen as a sister ...
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Duplicate of Losers - which was closed

This is almost exactly the same as your losers proposal? Which was closed... Proposal: Dying a Virgin
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How about creating a Weed comunity?

We have stackoverflow for programmers, mathematica for mathematicians, photography for photographers.... like that I think a weed over flow community should be made for all stoners & dopers.
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Why was this closed?

Proposal: Losers The moderator closed this on his sole based opinion. He has no way of predicting whether this would be an unproductive site or not; that's what Area 51 is for. This proposal should ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...