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Restarting Comics again

Proposal: Comics This propsal failed again. So let's restart it, and do our best to keep it alive this time!
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Some background of the Good Judgement Proposal

Proposal: Good Judgement and Sound Decision Making (Forecasting, Predictions, Valuation and Estimates) This is based on Superforecasting based on the The Good Judgment Project. Some of these ...
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Is 'Good Judgement' about making good judgements, or is it a catch-all proposal?

Proposal: Good Judgement and Sound Decision Making (Forecasting, Predictions, Valuation and Estimates) The description of this proposal reads like it is about the process of making good judgements, ...
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Dungeons & dragons is already covered by rpg stackexchange

Proposal: Dungeons & Dragons seems to be about the roleplaying game, which is amply covered by http://rpg.stackexchange.com/. If the proposal is about some board game that I am not aware of, it is ...
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How can we help this proposal to succeed when the previous one failed?

Proposal: Railways and Railroads The previous version of this site had 100 followers, but failed through a lack of +10 questions - what can we do to help this one succeed? Were the old questions ...
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Proposal restarted: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/105759/railways-and-railroads?referrer=9Y-betkg4nIRFW0MkXy75w2

Proposal: Railways & Railroads Proposal restarted at http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/105759/railways-and-railroads?referrer=9Y-betkg4nIRFW0MkXy75w2
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Should the DIY proposal be renamed?

Proposal: DIY I ask this simply because the Home Improvement site is already located at diy.stackexchange.com.
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Wouldn't this new 'Pokemon Go" Stack Exchange derive attention of that section in Arquade

Proposal: Pokemon Go In arquade, there is a tag of "Pokemon Go", wouldn't it be extremely difficult to migrate those posts to this new Stack exchange
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Is philately (stamp collecting) on topic?

Proposal: Numismatics Pretty brief: would questions related to stamp collecting/philately be on topic here?
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A general scale modelling site instead of just focussing on one topic would be better

Proposal: Railways & Railroads and **R/C (Remote Controlled) Models ** I would like to change the scope of the proposal to regroup all scale modelling (scenery, cars, trains, planes, tanks, ...
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Reloading as a whole SE?

If Firearms never made it out of beta the first time (or even into beta the second (it's on at least its third try now)), there is no way such a tiny fraction of a "Firearms" site would make it on its ...
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Do we need another competitive programming site?

Proposal: Algorithmic Competitive Programming There are a number of places on the Web for competitive programmers to ask and answer questions: The Competitive Programming topic on Quora gets a lot ...
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Are naval vessels like destroyers and corvettes in scope?

As per my question, do naval weapons have scope in this site because up until now example questions are mostly about atomic and hand-held weapons. IMO putting naval and aerial weaponry will increase ...
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Firearms never made it out of beta the first time

I was an early backer and user of the now-defunct firearms SE a few years ago. Perhaps this time around it would fit better into the larger Weapons proposal? Proposal: Firearms
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Would discussing on laws about weapons in different countries be on topic?

Proposal: Weapons Would discussing on laws about weapons in different countries be on topic, even if it overlaps Law SE? Or should I only ask there?
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Clash of Clans Stack Exchange

Clash of Clans was the third highest game in revenue generated on the App Store and no 1 on Google Play. In 2015, the game was the top grossing app on both the App Store and Google Play, with an ...
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Are train simulators on topic?

Proposal: Railways & Railroads Can people ask questions about train simulators? And possibly receive opinions rather than facts?
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Freemasonry is similar to Secret Societies, Conspiracy and Illuminati

Proposal: Freemasonry Topics suitable for Freemasonry totally overlap Secret Societies. There's also a partial overlap with Conspiracy and Illuminati. Which added value is this new proposal ...
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Why limit it only to RC models?

Proposal: **R/C (Remote Controlled) Models ** General modeling could attract more interest. Why would you cut off Just RC out of models. Railroad modeling can contain many similar problems as the RC ...
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Would discussing how everyday items can be used as weapons be on topic?

Proposal: Weapons Would questions about using an everyday object (that wouldn't normally be considered a weapon) as a weapon be on topic for Weapons? I would think it's off topic, but want to ...
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Casinos & Gambling - what area would this fit in?

I am considering a proposal for something of the above. A sample description is This site is for gamblers, casino and industry professionals, and those interested in aspects of the games, ...
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Duplicate of RPG/Arqade

Proposal: Toontown As this is a role-playing online game, i think that this is on-topic at both RPG.se and Arqade.
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This proposal is a partial duplicate of the Drones proposal

Proposal: **R/C (Remote Controlled) Models ** I would like to point out that there is a Drones proposal which partially covers the subjects covered here.
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Are roller coasters on topic?

Roller coasters are technically wheeled vehicles confined to a track (and the wheels are powered). Are they on topic here? (I can't post a normal roller coaster question because I've used up my 5-...
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Is “R/C enthusiasts” a better name for this site?

R/C is a hobby and not a professional pursuit for most people. Professionals won't call this a "hobby" so maybe the site name should reflect that? Proposal: R/C hobby
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Duplicate of Sports?

Proposal: Football Fans There is already a site for sports in general. Is there a reason that a site for an individual sport is necessary? Football/soccer is already much discussed over there, so it ...
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How to keep this from being all how-to questions

Proposal: DIY A lot of the questions here are how do you build this questions. I think it needs to be made clear in the definition stage that this is too broad of a question - that it's a resource ...
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This proposal should be named 'makers', then closed as a dupe

There is already a DIY stack exchange (that has graduated!). However the scope of this proposal is not DIY as I understand it, it is 'making' (as in maker culture), so should probably be closed as a ...
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DC and Marvel Universe

The comic proposal was very broad. How about a community for the actual comic nerds, people who wants extensive information about the superheroes and villains in the biggest universes of fiction and ...
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How is this proposal any different than Arqade?

Proposal: Gamers Gamers appears to be a general gaming site, which already exists in the form of Arqade. How is this proposal any different than Arqade?
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Are monorails on-topic here?

Proposal: Railways & Railroads Monorails are any track with a single rail. Typically this is just a concrete slab or a metal T track. They do not have to be elevated above the ground, but most ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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; http://meta.puzzling.stackexchange.com/questions/1601/is-it-time-for-us-to-disallow-challenge-...
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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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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? ...