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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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Is cue sports a duplicate of sports?

Proposal: Cue Sports It seems we already have a sports proposal in beta, would cue sports not be a direct subset?
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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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Where does this proposal differ?

What differentiates this proposal from existing sites and proposals? Proposal: Garden Wildlife For example, from: Proposals: Birds, Bird Watching and beta sites: Gardening and Pets.
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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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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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Why is this proposal limited to *web* comics?

Proposal: Web Comics Since, from the description, this seems to be about comic strips (as opposed to comic books), why not include all comic strips, whether they are published in newspapers, ...
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What, specifically, is on-topic here?

Proposal: Web Comics Originally, my assumption on reading the title was that it would be information for people considering writing / maintaining their own webcomic, and it would primarily be aimed ...
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Pairing recommendations should be considered out of scope

Proposal: Alcoholic beverages I think realistically any and all pairing recommendation questions are unanswerable unless they are asking about general, well known trends (white wine with fish, red ...
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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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This is possibly a duplicate of Sports

Proposal: Airsoft Sports has an airsoft tag! Why not join them over there?
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Will the Argument proposal will quickly devolve into . . . arguments?

Proposal: Argument Stack Overflow - and, by extension, the rest of Stack Exchange - is not a forum. Debates, arguments, fights, etc. are explicitly not welcome. The Argument proposal, by its very ...
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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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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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Proposal Title changed

Proposal: Casino Gaming The Original Title "Gaming Theory" did not seem quite right to me. It was confusing in the sense that it was not clear about the scope of the proposal. Game Theory is a whole ...
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What would this mean for beer.se?

Proposal: Alcoholic beverages This sounds like it would include topics in the already launched beer.se, how does that work? I can't imagine we would want to merge them together and drastically change ...
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How is Puzzling different from Math?

Proposal: Puzzling I see that most of the proposed questions ask for proofs and algorithms. That sort of questions would be welcome in Math. In fact it's faq mentions "solving mathematical ...
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PGN/FEN editor/viewer

Proposal: Chess Is there any scope for implementing a PGN/FEN editor/viewer? Something along the lines of http://www.chess.com/analysis-board-editor.html would really enhance the ability to discuss ...
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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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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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Community Promotion Ad

Proposal: Game mechanics I figured this proposal could use a bit more momentum so I created an ad and posted it on the Game Development Community Promotion Ads thread. Here's the ad for those ...
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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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Support SI community ads

Proposal: Scientific Imagination Scientific imagination is doing well, and it's just short of 1 follower for the required 60 followers of the definition phase. It's time to accelerate it's growth, ...
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Could embeded youtube/video be allowed?

For some purposes embeding some animes on an anime discussion zone makes sense. For example I would like to know what is the original name of the Italian doubled: ...
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Anime: Are questions about VOCALOID allowed?

Proposal: Anime & Manga Background Info VOCALOID (ボクロイド) is an English and Japanese (and recently Spanish, Chinese and Korean) voice synthesizer. The anime-inspired characters come with a ...
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Duplicate of sport

Proposal: Extreme sport This is a duplicate of sports : http://sports.stackexchange.com/
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Where else can we reach out to the community in order to garner support for this endeavor?

Proposal: Ants, Anting, Ant Keeping, and Myrmecology I have already reached out to the administrators of the two forums I have used. http://formiculture.com and http://antfarm.yuku.com/ They were ...
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Gamification in Game Mechanics?

Proposal: Game mechanics I've noticed in the sites description that the scope should include gamification? Having highly participated in the recently failed private beta Gamification (which closed a ...
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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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Are “mocktails” out of scope?

Proposal: Alcoholic beverages Suggest expanding the scope to "drinks," alcoholic or not.
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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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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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Everyone make sure you've submitted your 5 example questions and voted for ones you think are good

Proposal: Ants, Anting, Ant Keeping, and Myrmecology I get the feeling people aren't understanding that that is what we need to do at this point and my previous hints have been too subtle.
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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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Why duplicate question doesnot closed here?

There are multiple question which are duplicate here, But they are not became close as it is done in other SE's. For example take these three question (1,2,3). All three question are completed ...
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New followers: post example questions & vote!

Proposal: Sailing At this stage of the Sailing proposal, we have a whole bunch of users, but need more upvoted example questions to proceed. Since we have a fairly low overlap with other ...
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Should we accept questions asking for a guide on creating specific costume elements?

Proposal: Costuming Should questions along the lines of How do I make Homestuck Troll horns? be allowed? (You can probably think of many similar questions which could be asked.) Such ...
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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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so what's the sailing scope going to be?

Proposal: Sailing Joe left a comment elsewhere with this: What I'd really like to see is a discussion of software development while cruising. Too niche? I think maybe keeping it in a Q&A ...
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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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Duplicate Of Sports

Proposal: Football (soccer) playing and rules This is a possible duplicate of sports.
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Is coin collecting viable?

Proposal: Coin Collecting I stumbled upon this and I need to ask whether this proposal is a good fit for Q & A. Is this a viable proposal?