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Bulgarian UFO Buzludzha monument [on hold]

[Abandoned monument]2 built by the former communist regime in Bulgaria, this monument was abandoned by the new to decay to decaying. Recently has been anaunced as dangerous and is closed for visiting. ...
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Larp is already covered by rpg.SE

Proposal: Live Action Role Play The subject is already part of rpg.se: http://rpg.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/larp
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Should the name be changed?

Proposal: Colonising The name 'colonising' is slightly ambiguous. For example, it could lead you to beleive that this is a site based on conquering new land and settling on it! Are there any more ...
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Is there a full explanation to the purpose and use of this site?

Proposal: Identification Requests What exactly is the purpose of creating this site? Please explain how this website will run and the borders of whether a question is on topic or not.
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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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Possible duplicate of BeeKeeping

Proposal: Colonising Possible duplicate of BeeKeeping although it does cover other insects, so perhaps a merger..?
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Are roller coasters on topic?

Roller coasters are technically wheeled vehicles confined to a track. Are they on topic here? (I can't post a normal roller coaster question because I've used up my 5-question limit.) Proposal: ...
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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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Geocaching is on-topic on The Great Outdoors

Given that Geocaching is mostly, if not completely, on-topic on The Great Outdoors (pertaining Meta discussion), why is this proposal needed? Proposal: Geocaching
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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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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. Edit Sept, 2016 proposal Proposal: Fishing
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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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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; 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? ...
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Duplicat of sports

Proposal: Tennis Wouldn't this be covered in sports?
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Welcome to the woodworking proposal website!

Proposal: Woodworking For those of you who have wandered in here and found this website, either by link or you are a fellow StackExchange user, what could we do to help explain this website proposal ...
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Not exactly SE material

Proposal: LOL As much as it is nice to see humor around this site, a dedicated site isn't exactly what StackExchange was built for. This isn't Cheezburger or DamnLOL, this is a Q&A site.
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Vote for the Woodworking ad in the Home Improvement Community Ads

Proposal: Woodworking I've made some Woodworking candidate ads for Home Improvement.SE. If any woodworkers are active there, please vote for them! I've updated the link to point to the 2015 ...
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How can we promote the woodworking site?

Proposal: Woodworking I think the woodworking site is going to need more momentum in order to get off the ground and I'd like to start an effort to better promote it. What are some ways we can ...
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Is there any site for questions about wildlife?

I was looking for a site where I could ask questions about wildlife, such as species identification. As far as I can see, such site is not yet available. If I were to propose a new site for this, ...
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What about strategy questions related to cryptograms?

Proposal: Puzzling Would it be on topic to discuss strategies for solving simple-cypher puzzles, such as the cryptogram, theoretically, not "What's the meaning of [puzzle content]", but rather, "How ...
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Attention all soccer fans **World cup 2014** is here!

With the opening of World cup 2014 quickly approaching; may I suggest this site for the international StackExchange community to discuss the various aspects of this celebration?
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Would math puzzles be on topic here?

Proposal: Puzzling Would Math puzzles - distinguished from Math homework problems, which can usually go on Math Stack Exchange - be on topic here? Example: Two perfect logicians, S and P, are told ...
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Puzzles submitted to the site

Proposal: Puzzling Will actual puzzles be allowed to post on site such as ciphers and the like?
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Is Minesweeper strategy on-topic?

Proposal: Puzzling Is strategy for logic-based puzzles, such as Minesweeper, Yubotu, Pearls, or Tents, on-topic?
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Should programming-related questions (about puzzles) be on-topic?

Proposal: Puzzling Should languages related to programming and writing code be on-topic? I would imagine questions employing pseudocode are okay, as this is a "Proposed Q&A site for those who ...
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Should questions about solving a specific puzzle be allowed?

Proposal: Puzzling I'm talking about questions like: What is the solution to this cryptogram? FOO BAR BAZ or What word goes here in this crossword with the clue "foo of the bar" or ...