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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Merge Boy Scouts of America and SCOUTS South Africa into Scouting

In the question "Why not have one international Scouting proposal?" it was suggested to merge the following proposals: Boy Scouts of America SCOUTS South Africa I was the proposer of Boy Scouts of ...
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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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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 Minesweeper strategy on-topic?

Proposal: Puzzling Is strategy for logic-based puzzles, such as Minesweeper, Yubotu, Pearls, or Tents, on-topic?
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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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What's “selling point” of the memes proposal?

Proposal: Memes In other words, want content will this Q&A site be able to offer that Know Your Meme doesn't already?
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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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Duplicate of movies and TV

Proposal: Television Fandoms Duplicate of http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/3698/movies-tv
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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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Duplicate of Gaming SE?

Proposal: Ingress Many posts are already tagged "ingress" in the Gaming SE. What would be the usefulness of a separate SE for Ingress?
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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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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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Parkour on topic on other sites

Proposal: Parkour There are already questions about parkour on Fitness. I've created a tag on The Great Outdoors and I see no reason Parkour questions should be off-topic there, because they match ...
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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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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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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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Is 'RV Parts and Repair' a duplicate of 'Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair'?

Proposal: RV Parts and Repair What would be in scope here that is different or out of scope at Motor Vehicle Maintenance & Repair?
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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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Perhaps reduce emphasis on being hobbyist?

Proposal: Rocketry Perhaps rebrand it to be Rocketry in general, not just hobbyist. The first modern rockets after all pre-WW2 and even during WW2 into the 50s would be considered "hobbyist" today ...
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Could this be expanded

I think I agree with the other suggestion to merge this into board games, however if we don't I suggest it's at least expanded to include the sister games such as X-Wing/Wings of War. They are ...
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Does this proposal also include questions about construction?

Are question about building costumes on topic, as well as designing them? I'm partly thinking about people asking about cosplay. For example how to build props, or lightweight armour. Proposal: ...
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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.