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I think this site should also address the literary aspects of this enormously important medium

Proposal: Acting and Theatre Theater is central to the literary tradition, beginning with the Greek Dramatists and continuing up through post-modernists like Beckett and Brecht. Analysis of work ...
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Why do we need a stackexchange for 3d graphics if we have one for computer graphics and other for graphics design?

Proposal: 3D Graphics We have already this site:http://computergraphics.stackexchange.com/ and this site too: http://graphicdesign.stackexchange.com/ What advantages could give us this new ...
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Change the name of “Lojban, the logical language”

Other language sites on Stack Exchange follow a similar format with their names: German Language Stack Exchange, Esperanto Language Stack Exchange, Italian Language Stack Exchange, Russian Language ...
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What are the requirements for leaving the Public Beta? [closed]

I have read How long does a SE site stay in Beta?, and several other relevant threads, but these articles do not explain the following use cases [all stats excellent unless otherwise specified]: ...
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Some background of the Good Judgement Proposal

Proposal: Good Judgement and Sound Decision Making (Forecasting, Predictions, Valuation and Estimates) This is based on Superforecasting based on the The Good Judgment Project. Some of these ...
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How will we avoid literature snobbery? [closed]

Literary analysis, and literature in general, is prone to a lot of cliquish cross-subject sniping and condescension. Bardolatry and the Authorship Question, the validity/dignity of [romance novels/YA ...
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Is 'Good Judgement' about making good judgements, or is it a catch-all proposal?

Proposal: Good Judgement and Sound Decision Making (Forecasting, Predictions, Valuation and Estimates) The description of this proposal reads like it is about the process of making good judgements, ...
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What about language of the site interface?

Proposal: Ukrainian Language Чи можливо буде перекласти інтерфейс цього сайту українською? Те саме, тоді необхідно зробити з довідкою та іншими частинами сайту. Я готовий допомогти з цим. Що треба ...
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How can i change the topic of my proposal?

Is there any way to change the topic of my proposal, for example from Technology to Life, or i should to delete it and create it again? Thank you.
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Will the content of the old Literature proposal be re-imported into this one?

Will the content of the old Literature proposal be re-imported into this one? Proposal: Literature
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Deep Learning Forum Proposal

I have an idea for a forum for deep learning discussions, somewhat like deeplearning.stackexchange.com. The deep learning class IFT 6266 (Winter 2017) in Montreal has an idea of exchanging academic ...
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How can we help this proposal to succeed when the previous one failed?

Proposal: Railways and Railroads The previous version of this site had 100 followers, but failed through a lack of +10 questions - what can we do to help this one succeed? Were the old questions ...
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Do we discuss here as well the about the good practises on how to build the right mindset/cultural in a organisation?

Often you can see that DevOps is about automation of tasks, measuring services and sharing information, but the right mindset/culture is also very important when it comes to practising DevOps. Are we ...
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Can we please have a Magic Stack Exchange? [duplicate]

Though i know that there is probably nothing like magic. Everything is a kind of illusion. Can we please have a site for discussing various illusions and perspective including tricks by famous ...
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Have you upvoted five great questions that have a score less than 10?

Perhaps those following this TiddlyWiki SE proposal aren't familiar with the Stack Exchange model (a good possibility, looking at sidebar "demographics" of followers to date). There are currently 39 ...
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Is there some information about the beta site statistics?

I'm a bit irritated by some of the stats for some of the beta sites. For example this from the IoT site stats. The last line says on pace for 0 users [3,000+ rep] at 90 days. Although the highest rep ...
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Will this group contribute to the landscape project of DevOps tools by CNCF? [closed]

https://github.com/cncf/landscape Proposal: DevOps
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Are questions about evolution on topic?

The Singularity is a prediction that is pursuant to a theory of evolutionary processes, and exponential growth. So is the topic of this stack exchange the prediction itself, or the concepts and ...
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How would competing but viable answers be accepted? [closed]

Proposal: Housework There is always more than one way to do a chore. How will two answers that are of equal validity (i.e. both work effectively and efficiently) be evaluated? Will this boil ...
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Should the DIY proposal be renamed?

Proposal: DIY I ask this simply because the Home Improvement site is already located at diy.stackexchange.com.
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Would a fact based vegan answer to a vegetarian question be appropriate?

Proposal: Veganism & Vegetarianism Consider a question like "What is the healthiest cheese?". Would an answer like "The healthiest is vegan cheese home made with cashews [references]." (purely ...
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Dedicated chat-room

I created a dedicated chat-room for this proposal. You are welcome to join it! Proposal: DevOps
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There's ALREADY a music production site at music.stackexchange.com - come and join in!

Proposal: Music Production What would be in the scope of this site that isn't already covered by music.stackexchange.com (or in some cases, sound.stackexchange.com)? Note that questions about ...
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How do you make it plain that Literature includes non-fiction?

Proposal: Literature In the 55 (or so) questions with a score greater than zero, I see only two that are about non-fiction: The Tower and Between the World and Me. Perhaps this is addressed ...
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Should the default sort be changed to newest?

I have been on Area51 for years, you can change the sort order of example questions between "my votes", "activity", "newest" or "votes"; with first not available to new users. Once you make a ...
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Is “Non-alcoholic beverages” a good title of this proposal?

Proposal: Non-alcoholic beverages According to Wikipedia: Alcohol free, or non-alcoholic beverages, are non-alcoholic versions of typically alcoholic beverages. But on this potential site, I would ...
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Should be Non-alcoholic drinks united with Coffee? (include Coffee in new SE)

Proposal: Non-alcoholic beverages There is existing Coffee site on SE in beta stage, but I think it would be more logical to have a site with bigger potential audience, where many other people could ...
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Is philately (stamp collecting) on topic?

Proposal: Numismatics Pretty brief: would questions related to stamp collecting/philately be on topic here?
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Hebrew: Are questions asking whether or where Hebrew was spoken or written in scope?

Are questions about a narrow niche of Hebrew language history in scope? I'm sure questions about the historical development of the language as a whole would be in scope (I hope). But would a ...
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The 3rd proposal for arabic language / الإقتراح الثالث للغة العربية

The first failed in beta. The second failed in definition. If you didn't already follow the proposal, follow it If you didn't already asked 5 questions, ask them, you can inspire from old proposals ...
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Hebrew: Are folk/speculative etymology questions appropriate?

On several of the language related sites questions pop up that have the form "Are these two homophonous or near homophonous words related?" (one example that popped up recently) and intuitive ...
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Argumentation and rhetoric site proposal?

Could there be a proposal for a site about argumentation and rhetoric? For example, how to argue for a raise in salary? Or What are good arguments for XYZ? Or How to make a counterargument when the ...
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Are questions related to learning Dutch considered off-topic?

Proposal: Dutch Language One of the questions I proposed is Are there any online courses for Dutch as it is spoken in Flanders/Belgium? It immediately got a downvote without an explanation why ...
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What should we do to getmore people to look at this proposal?

Proposal: Hungarian language There has been no activity around this proposal for quite some time. I think we should do something about that. But what?
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Cannot find one beta site

The http://rus.stackexchange.com/ is a beta StackExchange site, but I can't find it at main Area51 page http://area51.stackexchange.com/ to look up its statistics. Can anyone tell me why? So I ...
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Are these some ways psychology topic might differ from cognitive stack?

Proposal: Psychology Don't issues relating to cognition link more to brain science and neurological research while issues pertaining to psychology also embrace theoretical topics such as personality, ...
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What to we need to do to help this proposal succeed?

Proposal: Geography From my limited observations - the previous iteration of this proposal ran out of steam, then ran out of time. What can we do to ensure that this proposal sees success?
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Regularly logged out of Area51 main site (but not other SE sites)

On other StackExchange sites, I remain logged in for months at a time. It's very rare I get asked to log in again. And a long time ago, it was the same with Area51. But in recent months, I'm regularly ...
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Is there a reason to have a proposal dedicated to a specific country?

I have seen many different proposals come through recently for specific countries/regions... there was one for the UK, Italy, France, Canada... etc. My question is, would this even fit into the ...
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Can ask patents be referred back to Area 51?

The ask patents subsite has almost died out. I don't think there is a way to intrinsically revive it, if it were a question, I'd say it needs severe moderator intervention. Out of the last 15 ...
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Would it be worthwhile to include other Commonwealth countries like Australia, New Zealand and Canada?

Proposal: U.K. I think this is a good idea for a community, though I fear it may be closed as too narrow or general. Thus, would it be worth including other Commonwealth countries? It could be ...
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Is it a good idea to mix ancient and modern Greek?

I should think in most cases people who are interested in the one are not particularly interested in the other. And why is combining them any more natural than combining Latin and Italian? Surely ...
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How does Interpersonal Skills differ from the failed “Relatioships and Dating” site?

I'd like to ask a question asked on the "Relationships" proposal, as I feel it's relevant here. How is this site different from Relationships&Dating site, and why would it succeed where the ...
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Would you consider merging with Practical Cloud Computing proposal?

Proposal: AWS Hi, I've opened Practical Cloud Computing a few months ago. We begun as an AWS proposal, but after a short discussion the scope was broadened to all cloud provider, not just AWS. ...
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Reloading as a whole SE?

If Firearms never made it out of beta the first time (or even into beta the second (it's on at least its third try now)), there is no way such a tiny fraction of a "Firearms" site would make it on its ...
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Can we please capitalize the text when you go to ask a new question here on Discussions?

Here on Discussions, when you go to ask a new question, you see this: It currently says what's your question abut a proposal or proposals on Area 51? be specific. However, this looks... ...
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Does serial voting apply to Area 51?

Today, I received 4 spontaneous upvotes on 4 different questions on 3 different proposals. This and this on Acting and Theater; this on Hebrew Language; and this on Yiddish Language and Culture. The ...
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How is this proposal distinct from existing SE sites like SO or SU?

Proposal: ERP software It seems like this proposed site could have an awful lot of crossover with Stack Overflow and Super User, both of which already have tags for many ERP systems like Dynamics and ...
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Are about usage of Youtube question off-topic?

Proposal: YouTubers Are about usage of Youtube question off-topic?
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Network-related tags on existing sites

For the purposes of: finding example questions getting an idea of the possible scope of this proposal having questions answered right now arguing that this topic is scattered over too many existing ...

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