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Puzzling SE has been in state of change

An interesting post in the meta on Puzzling. In general on the Puzzling meta, there has been alot of discussion about the on-topicness of Riddles. The community has pushed and managed to interweave ...
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Should people who don't approve of a proposal downvote example questions?

Is downvoting a question in a proposal you don't like a valid way of expressing your objection to that proposal? It seems to me that the quality of the question shouldn't be judged separately from the ...
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Relation between Gamification an Mechanism Design?

Proposal: Gamification I would be curious to have your opinion on the difference between Gamification and Mechanism Design. My impression is that they are similar in many respect, but I also realize ...
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Shouldn't this be about the science behind aliens?

Proposal: Aliens x-x added a new question: What is the closest possible stellar system from which alien could come from? I think this is a good question, and that is what this site should be ...
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Is its appropriate to advertise my proposal on SE site community ads?

I had recently started with the proposal: Event Planning I am new with this proposal promotion thing and I wanted to know that will it be good if I advertise my proposal on SE community ads. Well I ...
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The comments box can be resized in both directions

On Ask Ubuntu (and other sites), I can only drag the comment box down, not sideways, but here I can drag to the left as well: Worse, before the scroll bar starts - at 483 px, the whole ...
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Cross-visibility between SE sites [on hold]

Here are a couple of issues and a proposal how to address it: Issue 1. Some questions seem to be applicable to multiple SE sites. Sometimes users wonder: should THIS applied math question go to ...
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Covered by Arts and Crafts?

Proposal: Origami Is this not covered under Arts and Crafts proposal?
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A better name than “game mechanics”?

Proposal: Game mechanics "Game mechanics" doesn't do a very good job at conveying the scope of this site, as it doesn't make clear that it's specifically about designing these mechanics and not so ...
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Game design is already covered in tags on gamedev.SE, rpg.SE and board&cardgames.SE respectively

Proposal: Game mechanics Any question that is on scope here could work perfectly well on the aforementioned sites. Can you give your for why this site should or should not be created keeping this in ...
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What books you know on astral projection? [on hold]

There is a concern that some questions could be not answerable. Therefore I'm asking, what books do you know on Astral Projection topics? I know so far Erin's books, but I heard there are more ...
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Plenty of topics still to cover here

Proposal: Tea The tea proposal has 38 followers, but less than 10 different people have proposed questions. The last tea proposal had plenty of followers but not quite enough 10+ questions to make it ...
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Is it simply a Sociology proposal?

Proposal: Organizational Science From the description, the site is about one of the basic topics of Sociology. So is this simply a Sociology proposal?
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How would this be a useful site?

Proposal: Make In India I cannot see a reason for this to be a useful site. What would I ask here? What is off and on topic?
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Do the world usually use portugal or brazilian [on hold]

Proposal: Portuguese Language I am currently learning Brazilian portuguese. But some of my friend learn Portugal portuguese. So which type of portuguese language is more common the world?
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Duplicate of Earth Science?

What makes Flat Earth Studies stand out from the existing Beta site Earth Science?
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الرجاء المشاركة في المواقع الأخرى والحصول على ٢٠٠ نقطة Please participate in other sites

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) السلام عليكم شكراً لكل من عمل كوميت على المقترح. كما ترون حالياً المقترح يقف عند ٤٠٪ ولكي يظهر الموقع ونبدأ نستخدمه نحتاج إلى حوالي ٦٠ مستخدم عندهم أكثر من ...
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Isn't this part of what Programmers.SE is for?

Proposal: Libraries and API Design and Implementation seems covered by Programmers.SE - api-design & libraries:
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How are “retro” languages not already covered by Stack Overflow?

Proposal: StackOverflow (Retro) is clearly already covered by Stack Overflow. There are tags for quickbasic, apl, fortran77, cobol, and more.
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How to revive a proposal?

To revive a close proposal are there any ways to vote to reopen it or should a new proposal be made? If a new proposal should be made, should the original website be closed?
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Would questions about the history of sailing be on-topic?

Proposal: Sailing Would questions about historical methods and achievements in sailing be on-topic here? For example, questions about Carthaginian sailing techniques, or Viking navigational tools?
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What will be defined as “evidence”?

Proposal: Aliens In this question, it seemed that all parties agreed that evidence would be needed to support questions and answers. However, the quality of this evidence seemed unclear. Quoting ...
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Would this site only deal with hardware calculators?

Should this site be only about physical calculators or should we include software calculators? If we include software where do we draw the line to programming questions related to CAS like ...
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What is the definition of an Exotic Animal? [duplicate]

Or what animals are counted in this category? (I created a question about this first, but then I thought it belongs better in the Discussion.) Proposal: Exotic Creatures (Wild life)
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What different things can be thought about and changed in schools' teaching systems, so the students might get more motivation on studying? [on hold]

I have heard, that the Gamification-idea has been implemented a bit in the school world, and it was a success. I think that we would need more ideas to further implementing the idea effectively in the ...
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Should aliens not be more focused on aliens with more evidence?

Proposal: Aliens I would have thought that this site would be full of opinionated, subjective and unanswerable questions - what will stop that? What will be on or off topic? For example - Could ...
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Will there be moderation on the question or content before being posted publicly?

Proposal: Health Will there be moderation before posting a question in order to avoid publishing non-complying content?
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Are parenting questions on-topic for Atheism?

Proposal: Atheism Examples: Raising atheist children: how to deal with participation in holiday-themed school functions? Raising atheist children, what are your ways to teach strong morals? ...
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A format suitable for modern Javascript

Proposal: Javascript I was thinking on something like jsfiddle or similar combined with StackOverflow. A format suitable for modern Javascript.
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Should SO translation sites be categorised the same?

I have noticed some oddities in the way some sites are categorised, mainly in SO translations. I have have noticed that http://area51.stackexchange.com/proposals/68765/stack-overflow-in-korean is ...
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can you do anything about unwanted Questions on your Proposal?

i mean except having other Q Upvoted or if the Q is offensive... if the Q just doesn't have anything much to do with your proposal, and the poster doesn't want to remove them... can u do anything? I ...
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Does forum software need its own site?

Proposal: Forum Software This subject seems to be covered on multiple sites already, including Webmasters and StackOverflow. What's the merit in a dedicated site?
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This is on-topic on CogSci

Proposal: Dreaming As far as I can tell, Dreaming is already on-topic on Cognitive Sciences.
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Closing Public Beta

Are public Beta sites closed only for numerical reasons. I saw Is there a list of failed/closed betas? and the highest upvoted answer actually points to a google search which is primarily due to ...
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How long might it take to build up a reputation of 200 on another site?

Proposal: CiviCRM I'm not a technical person. I can't answer questions on a Drupal, Joomla or WordPress site. You don't get many points for asking a question. Is it really feasible for me to get a ...
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When will Economics start private beta?

Proposal: Economics Now that Economics has fulfilled it's commitment requirements, and it says 'lauching private beta soon...' - when exactly will this be? What is required to do before then?
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Are questions written in the language itself on topic?

Proposal: Constructed Languages This is regarding the most commonly spoken constructed languages (such as Esperanto or Ido). If somebody has a question about how to use a word or pronounce something, ...
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The existence of answers.opencv

This site http://answers.opencv.org works exactly the same as any stackexchange site. I was thinking of creating a proposal about opencv here given that questions are so many that they could sustain ...
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Yiddish forum: Posting language?

Don't know if it's too early to ask this; it's a question about the would-be future Yiddish forum. I doubt I will convince this crowd to post their stuff in English...but can English posts (about ...
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Will there be science or not on Metaphysics?

Proposal: Metaphysics So far, metaphysics has a lot of questions that mix science and speculation. "How do I use astral projection to enter a black hole?" is one good example. It wants a reasonable, ...
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Should all suitable questions be transferred in Home Improvement?

Proposal: Home Automation Home automation in some weird way does fall under the category of Home Improvement so should all the questions that existed in the beta be transferred there? (Even ...
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This proposal seems way too broad and many questions could already be asked on an existing SE site

Proposal: Internet We already have many sites with relations to the internet. To list a few : StackOverfow SuperUser Server Fault Web Applications Webmasters Network Engineering Computer Science ...
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غرفة دردشة/مناقشة للمقترح A chat room has been created

Proposal: StackOverflow (In Arabic) السلام عليكم أعتقد اننا نحتاج إلي ان نوحد الجهود ونتبادل الاراء بخصوص إنجاح هذا المقترح. لجعل الأمور أسهل ومنظمه هناك غرفة دردشة مفتوحه للجميع للمشاركة وابداء رأيه ...
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What was the secret of HackOverflow?

Despite the proposal has been closed, it become crowded in a short amount of time. Initially the proposal was called Hacking 101, but when it was renamed to HackOverflow, there was a skyrocket in ...
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What's the difference between Occult Overflow and existing proposals?

What's the difference between existing New-Age and Metaphysics proposals? I think New Age already covers crystals, magic and healing, etc. And Metaphysics covers abilities such as RV, ESP, NDE, OBE, ...
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Using Templates - Mobile Optimisation [closed]

Proposal: CiviCRM A very helpful Civi developer who is now unavailable has set up for our organisation a Templates site where we format our monthly e-newsletters. It seems it is not optimised for ...
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Can you expand a bit on the scope of Occult Overflow?

Proposal: Occult Overflow Can you expand a bit on the intended scope of Occult Overflow? I believe the intent is to be inclusive of all magical religions and belief systems, but I am not sure from ...
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Mathjax in private Beta already

Proposal: Economics Ahem... I understand that MathJax is not automatically implemented in all new SE sites, because it burdens the system in various ways. I am currently reading the relevant thread ...
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Could the obvious portent of comet 67P fast track Pastafarianism?

My question is in two parts; the first one is the title and not meant to imply that anyone should do anything in particular beyond contemplate (if you don't see the FSM at work here, you need your ...
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HackOverflow will not be moving to private beta

Proposal: HackOverflow The momentum around this proposal is admirable, but it won't be continuing to private beta. Folks here have already wondered how to navigate 'dubious' subject matter, or ...

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