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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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Do you like the new scope for “Firearms” … soon to be “The Armory”?

Proposal: Firearms In anticipation of changing the name of the proposal to "The Armory," as proposed here by Ben Collins, and in view of other previous discussions, I significantly expanded and ...
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Improve description and scope of “Alcoholic Beverages”

Proposal: Alcoholic beverages The current description (Q&A site for people who love alcoholic beverages) is not particularly informative. So much so that at least a few people saw fit to create ...
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Will questions related to scuba equipment and scuba techniques 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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Any ideas how to promote this site further?

Proposal: Sailing We're only 5 users away from our goal to get this site moving into the commitment phase but it seems most of the users who have signed up aren't contributing questions, and even ...
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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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Isn't Soccer a subset of Sports?

Proposal: Soccer In other words - what will a specific site for Soccer cover that Sports won't?
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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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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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Duplicate of puzzling?

Proposal: Sherlockians How would scope of that proposal differ from the existing Puzzling site?
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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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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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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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Scale Modeling reboot

Proposal: Scale Modeling Rebooted with the new scope in place from day one: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/82797/scale-modeling
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Purple Martins: Isn't that a bit narrow?

Proposal: Purple Martins Proposed Q&A site for landlords or prospective landlords interesting in hosting purple martin colonies. This site helps landlords share information about purple ...
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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 about model railroads?

Proposal: Trains Should this community also cover model railroads, or would that rather fit into this one?
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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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Cricket is a duplicate of Sports

Cricket seems to be a duplicate of Sports.SE, which is currently in public beta.
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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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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 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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Is the intended scope books as physical objects (their upkeep, values, etc.)

A large fraction of the suggested questions makes me think so. Could the original proposer please clarify? Proposal: Book Lovers
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Duplicate of the great outdoros

Proposal: Slackline This, again, seems another duplicate of outdoors.SE. Slacklining would 100% be on topic on this site, it's just no one has asked any questions yet. BTW the questions are good and ...
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Should law-related questions be on-topic on recreational drugs?

Proposal: Recreational drugs We could try to figure out the answer to this question by just see how the example law-related questions will score, but I think this is a really substantial call for a ...
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There are already DIY sites

Proposal: Make Searching for "DIY" will bring up a few results, including Home Improvement. Moreover, the name for this proposal is misleading and can also refer to the Make utility.
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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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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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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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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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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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Birds proposal already exists

Proposal: Purple Martins http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/79305/birds
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This proposal needs better question titles

Proposal: Numismatics I am not trying to pick on anyone, but since to my knowledge Area 51 does not allow pictures and descriptions in their example questions, users should try to be as descriptive ...
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Maybe you should change the description?

Proposal: Meme For this site the description says: Proposed Q&A site for people that have content worthy of going viral. Being creative and having fun is encouraged here. The first ...
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Do we want questions about recipes?

Proposal: Mixology Notwithstanding that I find quite difficult this proposal arrives far, is a topic that is covered by Seasoned Advice Do we want questions about recipes? I think not, recipes are ...
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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.