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Dota 2 in on-topic on Arqade SE

Proposal: Dota 2 Dota 2 has a tag on arqude with more than 500 questions, with more than 95% of them answered. Why do we need a separate site for it?
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Who are the “Make” experts? This is too broad

Proposal: Make I'm having a hard time with this proposal, due to its shear breadth. Many people have demonstrated this in the "is this a duplicate" question, so I'd like to attach the issue of ...
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PAPA link (The Professional & Amateur Pinball Association)

Tweet at / message PAPA (http://papa.org/) for potential support for Pinball as there'd be big overlap in the communities.
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Are subways on topic?

Proposal: Railways & Railroads Are questions about subways, metros, and other underground city transportation on topic? I believe questions about cost, destination, best route, etc. are better on ...
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Should “Make” have a name more specific to the topic?

Proposal: Make While some communities have fun, interesting names (e.g. Seasoned Advice), I personally think that the name of the site should still be at least somewhat descriptive of the scope/topic ...
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SCUBA is on-topic at The Great Outdoors

Proposal: Scuba Diving SCUBA is ontopic at The Great Outdoors, which welcomes additions to the 20 questions already asked there.
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Isn't this covered by other sites? [duplicate]

This appears to just be a copy of basically all arts. It's like a collection of anything. A proposal should have a more selective audience. Proposal: Make
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Name Propoal - “Seamanship - Boating and Navigation” [duplicate]

I'd like to propose this or a variation of this as a name. "Seamanship - Boating, Navigation and Safety on the Water" Proposal: Boating
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Would secrecy prevent discussions?

Proposal: Magic Tricks My concern is that Magic Tricks are usually kept secret. So what kind of questions are you expecting to be asked here?
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Duplicate of “Arts and Crafts” and “3D Printing”

Proposal: Make The text of this proposal reads: Proposed Q&A site for people who fashion things with their hands, 3-D printers, cosplayers, costumers, glassblowers, makerspacers, robotics, ...
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Does the Armory cover military tactics?

Proposal: The Armory I saw Is "don't run in a straight line" good advice? in the Armory proposal. I think that is in reference to when you are being shot at, don't run in a strait line. Doesn't that ...
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Chat room to discuss ideas for spreading the word

Proposal: RC & Scale Modeling The proposal seems to be lagging a little bit. As this is a reboot of a previous proposal, I'd like to see this site become a reality. To that end, I've created a ...
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Would this proposal include machining?

Proposal: Blacksmith and Metal work Would this site cover machining and machine tools, or would that be better served by a separate site?
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Lots of overlap with The Great Outdoors

Proposal: The Armory Many of the topics here are already well established on the The Great Outdoors, e.g. Hunting Shooting Guns Archery I don't think all of the topics here would necessarily be ...
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Hunting and the Armory

Proposal: The Armory http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/54970/hunting-and-fishing http://outdoors.stackexchange.com/ Is hunting in the scope of the armory? See my example question for ...
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What should we change our description to?

Proposal: Boating With a new title on the way I think we should rewrite the current description. Currently, the new title will look something like this, "All things Nautical & Maritime" Our ...
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Recreational Indulgences

Did anyone Propose this before? Marijuana,Mushrooms,Solvents,Ecstasy Safety Tips , Helplines , Rehabilitation Talks Guidelines,Quality Metrics, New Stuffs and so on. Absolutely Educational and No ...
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Would this site be open to FPV Drone racing questions?

Would the proposed RC & Scale Modeling Q&A site be open to questions specifically around FPV racing drones? Or would the existing Aviation site be better suited? I'm thinking along the lines ...
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Does this section also deal with Welding?

Proposal: Blacksmith and Metal work Does metal work include welding. if so, that should be reflected in the title.
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Should we rename this to Naval Stack Exchange?

Proposal: Boating The description ends with "& other marine topics." This makes me think that questions about any watercraft are on topic here. If so, I think a better name would be "Naval Stack ...
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Have created advertisements on Reddit and Quora. Need your votes now!

Proposal: Arts and Crafts Probably you can upvote these so that the many people see it. Crafts reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/crafts/comments/3hjtz6/arts_and_crafts_qa_website_on_stackoverflows/ ...
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Who are the experts for “The Finding of the Forgotten”?

Proposal: The Finding of the Forgotten It seems that there are no people who are expert at this. There might be experts at remembering movies, others good at songs, others at names of animals. But ...
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Publicizing Proposal within targeted Stack Exchange sites

Proposal: The Armory We've noted that the Definition stage appears to befuddle many users who aren't familiar with Area51. Can we attract users who are at least familiar with Stack Exchange to look ...
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Fishing is covered by The Great Outdoors

Proposal: Fishing There are 34 questions tagged 'fishing' at The Great Outdoors. You are welcome to ask and answer more.
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Comic Books and Graphic Novel recommendations are welcome?

Proposal: Book Recommendations Can we recommend and look for recommendations of comic books and graphic novels? I believe that is on-topic, but it seems to me a good point to discuss.
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What other ways can we reach out to help Blacksmith and metal working get off the ground?

Proposal: Blacksmith and Metal work Blacksmithing and jewelry making seem to be on the rise right now, I would think that an SE site would be an excellent resource. How do we spread the word and get ...
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Archery and the Armory

Proposal: The Armory and Archery combined There seems to be a place in stack for an archery themed site. But it might struggle to get out of beta. Rather than starting another area51 suggestion, ...
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Is this proposal strictly for modeling of vehicles, not (e.g.) figurines?

The great majority of the supplied questions involve model airplanes, trains or cars. Although a few questions involve creating appropriate textures or dealing with materials, even those could be seen ...
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Good Example Questions for The Armory

Proposal: The Armory Can't think of good Example Questions for this proposal? Peruse highly-rated questions from: The previous instance of The Armory proposal. The old Firearms proposal and beta. ...
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Does the proposal sound like a reasonable one?

Proposal: Blacksmith and Metal work Blacksmithing and other metal works seem to be on the rise and I thought having a SE place to ask and answer questions to help would be a good idea. Any opinions ...
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The Armory: Reboot

Proposal: The Armory Proposal detail by Ben Collins: "The Armory" (with a URL of armory.stackexchange.com) has a sort of professional, even "guild-ish" connotation to it, which encompasses ...
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RC or Scale Modeling?

Proposal: RC & Scale Modeling Hi, When I see this proposal I get a bit confused. RC and Scale Modeling. Why are those two put together? What I want this proposal to be is RC. Why? That's what ...
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What is Puzzling.stackexchange.com's rating ? Adult ? Child safe?

Proposal: Puzzling I would like to authorize access to http://puzzling.stackexchange.com/ to my boys (preteen). I think they will like it, and that this site will help them learn english. My ...
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Making sure my beta invite didn't get put into the junk folder

Proposal: Woodworking I don't know how long it takes to get beta up and running, but the WorldBuilding didn't seem to take to long once it hit %100. So I just want to make sure that we are all still ...
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Is RC & Scale Modeling covered by Arts & Crafts?

I believe the proposal for RC & Scale Modeling would be covered by the proposal for Arts & Crafts. Should they be merged?
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What would separate this site from Board & Card Games?

Proposal: Magic the Gathering We currently have a Board and Card games Stack Exchange, which allows Magic the Gathering questions. What would this proposal do differently from them? As previously ...
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A stack exchange for Reloading (or perhaps Firearms Reloading)

Reloading specific to firearms, for target shooting, hunting, etc. This is a very intricate field, with a lot of science and intuition involved. There are lot of common questions that are difficult to ...
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What would separate this from Board & Card Games?

Proposal: Magic the Gathering We currently have a Board & Card Games Stack Exchange, which allows Magic the Gathering questions. What would this proposal do differently from them?
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Did Cars Proposal Exist

I've seen a few proposals that involve cars, like maintenance and repair, electric cars. Has there ever been a generic cars proposal posted here on Area51?
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Retraction of Offer

It is with some regret that I post this to inform anyone who may have been following the "let's post some videos" initiative that I am rescinding my offer of services in this matter. I went into this ...
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Is this a duplicate of Puzzling.SE and Riddles.Area51? [duplicate]

Proposal: Puzzle and Riddle Challenges We already have the Riddles proposal for riddles and the Puzzling Stack Exchange site for puzzles. How does this proposal fill a niche that is not filled by ...
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This proposal is officially dead [duplicate]

Proposal: Puzzle and Riddle Challenges Per Robert Cartaino in this Meta.Puzzling.SE answer: we're not going to create a "Code Golf" counterpart to Puzzling SE.
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Puzzling.stackexchange.com Merge? [duplicate]

Proposal: Puzzle and Riddle Challenges Currently there's a been of trouble rising about challenges (see; ...
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ok I guess we need to close this as a duplicate now

http://meta.puzzling.stackexchange.com/questions/1601/puzzling-se-where-we-hate-fun-its-time-to-disallow-challenge-questions/1612#1612 Given the above, we may have to close this as continue our ...
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A policy on spoiler tags [closed]

Proposal: Puzzle and Riddle Challenges This is another hot meta topic which I think we should clarify before we have to deal with it: Are answers encouraged, discouraged, required or forbidden to use ...
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Is it a puzzle?

Proposal: Puzzle and Riddle Challenges I think it's fairly well accepted that we're encouraging a wide variety of puzzles on this proposal, but how do we quantify an acceptable difficulty of puzzle? ...
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Could posting some Youtube videos help garner commitments?

Proposal: Woodworking In another discussion on this forum the idea came up to contact some of the YouTube/internet woodworking guru's to help promote the Woodworking Community proposal. It was, ...
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Proposing a site another site might logicaly be part of?

I am considering proposing a site for gaming theory, that would include all aspects of gambling related to game play. (it would not include video games, board games etc., just casino games). There is ...
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What can we do to help Woodworking become a community?

Proposal: Woodworking How is it possible there's enough interest to field such stack exchange categories as "Amateur Radio" and "Biblical Hermeneutics" but we don't yet have a Woodworking community? ...
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Duplicat of sports

Proposal: Tennis Wouldn't this be covered in sports?