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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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Questions in “Pens, Inks and Handwriting” on-topic in “Arts and Crafts”

Proposal: Pens, Inks and Handwriting I love quality stationary, so naturally I'm a supporter of any proposal related to quality stationary. I think, though, that any question about "pens, inks 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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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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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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Duplicate of “The Armory”

Proposal: Reloading I think that this proposal is a duplicate of another proposal: The Armory.
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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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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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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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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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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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change title of Cosplay and fancy dress proposal

I think the title should remove fancy dress, firstly as it is the same meaning as cosplay and it also wont get taken as seriously as it should be, maybe change the title to just "cosplay" or "cosplay ...
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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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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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Should this site be in recreation?

Proposal: Rubik's Cube I feel this site is better suited in the recreation section than the science one.
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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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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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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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How is Game Modding not covered by GameDev.SE &/or Arqade?

There are 90+ questions tagged "mod" on GameDev.SE, and 500+ more on Arqade. So how is the proposal Game Modding going to be different?
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This site isn't realistic

Proposal: Reloading First off, it's not sustainable. To get a good StackExchange site up you need a strong community and generating constant traffic. I really don't think "reloading" is something ...
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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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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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Will Scuba SE allow Opinion Polls and Requests for Recommendations?

Proposal: Scuba Many SE sites consider questions asking for recommendations or opinion polls to be off-topic. I think the Scuba SE site could be very successful as a site where people ask about the ...
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Should cannabis be legalized?

This user: http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/84577/cannabis feels hard done to because SE won't allow a debate on the legalization of cannabis, and without that the proposal won't take off. ...