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

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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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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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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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Why would this subject be specific enough to be separate from Arqade / Gaming StackExchange?

Proposal: Super Smash Brothers This subject is already covered as part of Arqade. See Game Specific sites for a more in depth discussion of why having a separate site isn't a good thing.
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What's “selling point” of the memes proposal?

Proposal: Memes In other words, what content will this Q&A site be able to offer that Know Your Meme doesn't already?
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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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“Football Manager” is covered on Arqade

Proposal: Football Manager is already covered by Gaming.SE. Why does it warrant its own site?
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Is the creation and care of physical books on topic in the Books proposal?

Proposal: Books It seems like most of the questions in this proposal have to do with the content of books rather than the physical items but there are a few questions about book binding and book ...
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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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This is possibly a duplicate of Sports

Proposal: Airsoft Sports has an airsoft tag! Why not join them over there?
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Climbing, Mountaineering, & Walking are all already on-topic at The Great Outdoors

Proposal: Climbing, Mountaineering and Walking is completely covered by The Great Outdoors. What would splitting it off accomplish?
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Please propose real, specific questions

Proposal: Firearms There is a tendency for Area 51 sample question to be trivial newbie questions or too general to have good answers. Let's try to propose real questions that someone would actually ...
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Holiday Destinations vs Travel?

Proposal: Holiday Destinations Forgive me if I am wrong but surely this could, or the majority of it would, come under Travel.SE? The proposed VISA question certainly is. On Topic options at Travel
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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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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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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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Duplicat of sports

Proposal: Tennis Wouldn't this be covered in sports?
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How is Exercise Science different from Physical Fitness?

Proposal: Exercise Science It would seem that all the questions on Exercise Science could also be asked on Physical Fitness. That would make this a duplicate proposal.
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How would you verify the answers here?

Proposal: Gaming Challenges I'm assuming this is supposed to work like CodeGolf.SE where someone proposes a challenge, and the person who completes the challenge in the best possible way wins. The ...
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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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Vote for the Woodworking ad in the DIY Community Ads

Proposal: Woodworking I've made our Woodworking Area51 banner a candidate ad for diy.SE. If any woodworkers are active in DIY, please vote for it!
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Royal Enfields are a subset of Motorcycles

Proposal: Royal Enfield would be covered by the proposal Motorcycles Wouldn't it be better to get behind that proposal instead of such a hyperfocused proposal?
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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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Rocketry is already on topic at Space Exploration

Proposal: Rocketry Which it hasn't been heavily discussed, Model Rocketry is on topic at Space Exploration, and as such I believe this doesn't have enough of a base to form a solid proposal.
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Pertinent Topics/Categories

Proposal: Motorsports & Performance Tuning Pertinent Topics/Categories: Motor vehicles Automotive F1 road & track street rally offroad motorcycles ATVs motorboats & motorized watercraft ...
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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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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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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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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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Running Exchange

If SE is not the right place for running questions (Like Biking is) where is the right place? I believe that a place for running related activities is well needed as the running section in Physical ...