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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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What would be included in Tinkering that wouldn't be included in Model Hobbyist?

Proposal: Tinkering What questions might be asked here that wouldn't already be on topic at the Model Hobbyist proposal?
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Why can't Shogi questions be asked on Board and Card Games?

It seems that any question about a board game can be asked at Board & Card Games. What makes Shogi different from, say, Magic: The Gathering, which has had its request for a site shutdown? ...
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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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Suggested Synonyms

Proposal: Alcoholic beverages Would probably do better if named Libations Mixology Drinks
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What should be the scope of a Gaming Theory?

Proposal: Gaming Theory As the proposal moves forward we should get down to defining the site basics and context. I had in mind when writing the proposal that the site is a super site in the sense ...
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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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Aquariums are on-topic Pets.SE

Proposals: Planted aquarium & Aquariums Fish & reef keepers How are these sites going to help/differ?
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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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This is possibly a duplicate of Sports

Proposal: Airsoft Sports has an airsoft tag! Why not join them over there?
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Bicycle Touring on The Great Outdoors

Proposal: Bicycle Touring Proposal: The Great Outdoors I'm pretty sure the nice people at The Great Outdoors site would welcome all questions on bicycle touring.
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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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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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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 DIY Community Ads

Proposal: Woodworking I've made some Woodworking candidate ads for diy.SE. If any woodworkers are active in DIY, please vote for it!
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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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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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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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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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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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Are “mocktails” out of scope?

Proposal: Alcoholic beverages Suggest expanding the scope to "drinks," alcoholic or not.
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Is your title to limiting?

Proposal: surfboard reparing and shaping I would like to suggest that you just call the site "Surfing". The title you wrote has a big emphasize on board making and repair, which is ok except that it ...
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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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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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This is covered widely enough on the Sports SE site

Proposal: Skateboarding http://sports.stackexchange.com/
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Should we accept "What is missing questions?

Proposal: Cosplay and Fancy Dress Do we rate questions such as: My costume is almost complete but I think I'm missing something? I only ask because with some costumes there are optional extras that ...
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Are questions related to scuba equipment and scuba techniques will be on-topic?

Proposal: Scuba For example, if I want to ask "What are good techniques for improved my oxygen consumption?", or "Which dive computer is cheap and has the tank sensor?", are these questions will be ...
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Scuba is covered at Travel

Proposal: Scuba Scuba should be covered by http://travel.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged/diving
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Model Hobbyist needs you!

Proposal: Model Hobbyist We've got lots of followers for Model Hobbyist, but our number of questions is somewhat troubling. We have 45 followers at the moment, and only 44 example questions. That's ...
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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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Proposal for shogi

Q&A site for serious players and enthusiasts of shogi. Shogi is a Japanese strategy board game, with a long history. With is own strategy and enormous complexity, as you can capture and reuse ...