The Recreation category includes proposals in subjects like sports, games, and hobbies.

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Parkour on topic on other sites

Proposal: Parkour There are already questions about parkour on Fitness. I've created a tag on The Great Outdoors and I see no reason Parkour questions should be off-topic there, because they match ...
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Urbex on topic on The Great Outdoors?

Proposal: Urbex Maybe The Great Outdoors aren't the first thing you think about when hearing about Urbex, but Urbex is the part of the Geocaching, which is fully on-topic on The Great Outdoors. I ...
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Is this SE really needed?

Proposal: Pencils Do we really need a Stack Exchange where one of the main proposals is "advice on sharpening pencils"? I can see how there may be some interesting questions to be asked, but I ...
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People downvote example questions to kill the proposal

Proposal: Memes The downvotes in this proposal are a good example of this happening. The question here is clearly objective, yet it receives downvotes. This quite frequently happens to new ...
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What's “selling point” of the memes proposal?

Proposal: Memes In other words, want content will this Q&A site be able to offer that Know Your Meme doesn't already?
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Expand to powersports?

Proposal: Motorcycles This is at least the third proposal I've seen for an SE based on motorcycles and motorcycling, and neither the earlier "Motorcycles" nor the later "Motorcycles, scooters and ...
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Are hangman puzzles on topic?

Proposal: Puzzling Will we be allowed to discuss Hangman/Wheel of Fortune puzzles?
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Why not just revive the Literature proposal?

Proposal: Books Why not just rename this proposal and revive the old literature proposal instead of subsetting it? True it wasn't successful the first time around, but there's absolutely no reason it ...
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Proposal/Definition - Not a duplicate of “Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair”

Proposal: Motorsports & Performance Tuning This Q&A site proposal is for the car enthusiast and the performance-minded technical crowd. The site should cater towards the DIY enthusiasts, ...
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Is Road Enthusiasts a duplicate of Traval?

Proposal: Road Enthusiasts Is there anything that would be on topic here, that is off topic at Travel? In the FAQ, Should my idea be part of an existing site, or its own site? how does this site ...
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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?

There's this proposal and there's another proposal SCOUTS South Africa. That's two very small scouting proposals. Why not merge them into a new proposal called Scouting and include all international ...
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Will the types of puzzles allowed to be discussed be laid out in the community rules?

Proposal: Puzzling So I was wondering: is the scope of this proposal already established, or can we propose changes to it once it goes beta? And will there be some definitive rules laid out somewhere ...
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Are Cryptograms on-topic too?

Proposal: Puzzling To be sure I correctly grasp the full spectrum of the proposal – Are Cryptograms on-topic too? I'm asking because some regard them to be puzzles, while others disagree and simply ...
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Will papercrafting be included in this SE?

Proposal: Model Hobbyist Papercraft (the craft of building 3D models out of paper) is a very popular form of model building, and very easy to access - all you need is glue, scissors, a printer, a ...
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Will Sudoku and Str8ts questions be on topic for Puzzling?

Proposal: Puzzling I see the proposal for Puzzling has already made it through the definition stage, so I was wondering: are number puzzle games, e.g. Sudoku and Str8ts, on-topic, or did I just ...
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Could this be genralized to include RC-model building and operation as well?

Proposal: Model Hobbyist I realize that RC electonics could be just a tag on the electronics stackexchange, and that queestions concerning assembly and modification of RC-Kits could be asked at DIY ...
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Is asking about picture puzzle on topic?

Proposal: Puzzling Is posting some picture puzzle and asking for answer on-topic? What I'm saying is if I post a picture like and ask to relate them. Hint : The answer is related to respect. ...
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Previous proposal

Proposal: Baduk/Weiqi/Igo There was a previous Go proposal that failed in beta. How are we going to make this Go proposal different in order to encourage more questions, users and visits?
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Please don't forget to spread the word about this proposal

If you are a member of any other forums, facebook groups, or otherwise, please spread the word on this proposal. You can click the "Share This" button in the upper left hand corner of the landing ...
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Where would I go?

I have a problem with Game Center for Ipad, and I do not know where to put a question for this topic. Can someone lead me in the right direction?
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Expand the scope of the Go proposal

Proposal: Baduk/Weiqi/Igo The English-speaking Go community is already dreadfully small. Why, then, is the scope of proposed Go stackexchange restricted to professional or Dan level players? Why not ...
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Changing the title of “Baduk/Weiqi/Igo” proposal

Proposal: Baduk/Weiqi/Igo I think we should put some effort into making the title a bit cleaner. Personally, I would prefer to use just the English name. Since that is somewhat ambiguous, perhaps ...
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Why not club scuba diving with outdoors.se?

Proposal: Scuba Diving I'm not sure if scuba diving in itself can generate enough traffic. Why not club it with outdoors.se which is already in beta?
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Life versus Recreation

Proposal: Tobacco Just wondering about correct category Life versus Recreation =).
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How about “Underwater Activities” instead of just “Scuba Diving”?

Proposal: Scuba Diving It has already been proposed to merge Apnea and Scuba Diving proposals. Here I'm proposing to expand the target even more: Scuba diving equipment storage and care; ...
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Possible duplicate: Gaming

Proposal: SteamOS I can't think of an content for this proposal that wouldn't already be covered by the gaming network site. Is this a correct assessment?
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Merging Freediving and Scuba Diving proposals?

Proposal: Apnea and Scuba Diving Seeing that the Scuba Diving proposal only gathered 25 followers in in 7 months, it seems that the interest in this topic isn't big. Wouldn't it be better to combine ...
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Would the Woodworking site duplicate the Home Improvement site?

I created a proposal for a new SE site on Woodworking. This new site may have some overlap with Home Improvement. Are there enough new topics to warrant a separate site?
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Request to re-open

Proposal: Performance riding I'd like to request to the voters to close this proposal to please re-open it. I made the proposal knowing full well about the already existing "Motorcycles" proposal. I ...
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My proposal got closed because it was considered a duplicate of another forum - I disagree

The proposal in question is the "Performance riding". It was closed as a duplicate of the "Motorcycles" proposal. I was already following the "Motorcycles" forum, but proposed the "Performance riding" ...
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Books is not a duplicate of Science Fiction and Fantasy

Proposal: Books Books is not a duplicate of Science Fiction and Fantasy, as suggested by one close vote.
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What to do about Books

Proposal: Books What can we do in order to keep the proposal alive longer than it's counterpart?
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URL for this site

Proposal: Amateur Radio Now that we're launching soon, I just wanted to make a simple request. The name that has been chosen for this site is radio.stackexchange.com But I would also like to ...
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Is a land-line patch a legitimate topic for discussion here?

Proposal: Amateur Radio Back in the old days a trans-oceanic call could be patched into the local trunk ... or so I read. If still allowed by regulations, should the mechanisms to so do be discussed ...
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Where did the closed Aquarium proposed went to?

I was trying to revisit my old proposal about aquariums. It was closed two weeks ago... and I can´t find it. Is it buried forever, including those good example questions ??
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Will SDR (Software Defined Radio) be welcomed here?

Proposal: Amateur Radio Will this community answer questions about SDR too or is this aimed purely at analog amateur radio?
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Geocaching is a duplicate of The Great Outdoors?

Proposal: Geocaching The Great Outdoors already has twenty or so questions tagged with geocaching. This would appear to be on topic there. Any reason why this shouldn't be closed?
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Fish Photo Identification

Proposal: Scuba Diving Questions with underwater photos attached asking to identify unknown species (fish, nudibranchs gastropods etc) would fit in the Scuba Diving site or not? Even if it is a ...
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Should gmrs be on topic?

Kindof like the CB thing, but can questions regarding GMRS and FRS radios be allowed? Proposal: Amateur Radio
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Recreation or Technology?

Proposal: Amateur Radio This proposal is listed under "Recreation" I wonder whether "Technology" wouldn't be better as many topics here will be on technical aspects of amateur radios. I agree that ...
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Different Languages

Proposal: Scuba Diving One issue with the "Scuba Diving" site would be multi-language support. I know multiple scuba-dive forums with lot of interesting topics but most of them are in german. Same in ...
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Are reviews on-topic in the Amateur Radio SE?

Proposal: Amateur Radio No dearth of commercial rigs and accessories out there. Over time some brands may cease production E.g. SGC. Others may venture into the arena E.g. MFJ. There are also any ...
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Starcraft is a tag on Arqade

Proposal: Starcraft We already deal with any and all starcraft and starcraft-2 questions on Arqade.
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What will the site policy be on one-way notifications?

Proposal: Amateur Radio One-way notification in the title means broadcast, or general dissemination material; Anything that does not expect a response. A few examples here may be Contest details ...
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Should specific variation in regulations across national boundaries be on-topic?

Proposal: Amateur Radio Amateur Radio is governed by both National, and International Regulations. There is also the matter of reciprocal recognition for visiting operators. Ergo, it seems reasonable ...
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This proposal appears to be a duplicate of Arqade [duplicate]

Proposal: Kerbal Space Program Is it just me, or is this already entirely covered by Arqade?
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Speedcubing on topic here?

Proposal: Puzzling Speedcubing is the act of solving Rubik's cubes and other closely related puzzles quickly. It's sort of a half-sport, half-puzzle activity. There's already a Sports site, but so ...
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Should ARES be on-topic in the Amateur Radio SE?

Proposal: Amateur Radio One part of an Amateur Radio Operator's (for want of a better word) charge is this - In the event of a failure of regular communications he may provide necessary ...
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Will discussion of buying/selling equipment be allowed?

Proposal: Amateur Radio I can't think of an reason why discussion of brands/models would be a problem, but in my opinion we should not allow buying/selling on the forum. That's a whole other can of ...