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Questions tagged [recreation]

The Recreation category includes proposals in subjects like sports, games, and hobbies.

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Attention all soccer fans **World cup 2014** is here!

With the opening of World cup 2014 quickly approaching; may I suggest this site for the international StackExchange community to discuss the various aspects of this celebration?
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Would math puzzles be on topic here?

Proposal: Puzzling Would Math puzzles - distinguished from Math homework problems, which can usually go on Math Stack Exchange - be on topic here? Example: Two perfect logicians, S and P, are told ...
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Puzzles submitted to the site

Proposal: Puzzling Will actual puzzles be allowed to post on site such as ciphers and the like?
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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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Should programming-related questions (about puzzles) be on-topic?

Proposal: Puzzling Should languages related to programming and writing code be on-topic? I would imagine questions employing pseudocode are okay, as this is a "Proposed Q&A site for those who ...
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Should questions about solving a specific puzzle be allowed?

Proposal: Puzzling I'm talking about questions like: What is the solution to this cryptogram? FOO BAR BAZ or What word goes here in this crossword with the clue "foo of the bar" or How can ...
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Is this SE really needed?

Proposal: Pencils Do we really need a Stack Exchange where one of the main proposals is "advice on sharpening pencils"? I can see how there may be some interesting questions to be asked, but I ...
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Are hangman puzzles on topic?

Proposal: Puzzling Will we be allowed to discuss Hangman/Wheel of Fortune puzzles?
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Will the types of puzzles allowed to be discussed be laid out in the community rules?

Proposal: Puzzling So I was wondering: is the scope of this proposal already established, or can we propose changes to it once it goes beta? And will there be some definitive rules laid out somewhere ...
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Are Cryptograms on-topic too?

Proposal: Puzzling To be sure I correctly grasp the full spectrum of the proposal – Are Cryptograms on-topic too? I'm asking because some regard them to be puzzles, while others disagree and simply ...
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Will Sudoku and Str8ts questions be on topic for Puzzling?

Proposal: Puzzling I see the proposal for Puzzling has already made it through the definition stage, so I was wondering: are number puzzle games, e.g. Sudoku and Str8ts, on-topic, or did I just ...
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Is asking about picture puzzle on topic?

Proposal: Puzzling Is posting some picture puzzle and asking for answer on-topic? What I'm saying is if I post a picture like and ask to relate them. Hint : The answer is related to respect. Will ...
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Would the Woodworking site duplicate the Home Improvement site?

I created a proposal for a new SE site on Woodworking. This new site may have some overlap with Home Improvement. Are there enough new topics to warrant a separate site?
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Request to re-open

Proposal: Performance riding I'd like to request to the voters to close this proposal to please re-open it. I made the proposal knowing full well about the already existing "Motorcycles" proposal. I ...
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My proposal got closed because it was considered a duplicate of another forum - I disagree

The proposal in question is the "Performance riding". It was closed as a duplicate of the "Motorcycles" proposal. I was already following the "Motorcycles" forum, but proposed the "Performance riding" ...
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URL for this site

Proposal: Amateur Radio Now that we're launching soon, I just wanted to make a simple request. The name that has been chosen for this site is radio.stackexchange.com But I would also like to ...
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Is a land-line patch a legitimate topic for discussion here?

Proposal: Amateur Radio Back in the old days a trans-oceanic call could be patched into the local trunk ... or so I read. If still allowed by regulations, should the mechanisms to so do be discussed ...
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Where did the closed Aquarium proposed went to?

I was trying to revisit my old proposal about aquariums. It was closed two weeks ago... and I can´t find it. Is it buried forever, including those good example questions ??
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Will SDR (Software Defined Radio) be welcomed here?

Proposal: Amateur Radio Will this community answer questions about SDR too or is this aimed purely at analog amateur radio?
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Should gmrs be on topic?

Kindof like the CB thing, but can questions regarding GMRS and FRS radios be allowed? Proposal: Amateur Radio
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Recreation or Technology?

Proposal: Amateur Radio This proposal is listed under "Recreation" I wonder whether "Technology" wouldn't be better as many topics here will be on technical aspects of amateur radios. I agree that ...
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Are reviews on-topic in the Amateur Radio SE?

Proposal: Amateur Radio No dearth of commercial rigs and accessories out there. Over time some brands may cease production E.g. SGC. Others may venture into the arena E.g. MFJ. There are also any ...
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Starcraft is a tag on Arqade

Proposal: Starcraft We already deal with any and all starcraft and starcraft-2 questions on Arqade.
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What will the site policy be on one-way notifications?

Proposal: Amateur Radio One-way notification in the title means broadcast, or general dissemination material; Anything that does not expect a response. A few examples here may be Contest details ...
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Should specific variation in regulations across national boundaries be on-topic?

Proposal: Amateur Radio Amateur Radio is governed by both National, and International Regulations. There is also the matter of reciprocal recognition for visiting operators. Ergo, it seems reasonable ...
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Speedcubing on topic here?

Proposal: Puzzling Speedcubing is the act of solving Rubik's cubes and other closely related puzzles quickly. It's sort of a half-sport, half-puzzle activity. There's already a Sports site, but so ...
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Should ARES be on-topic in the Amateur Radio SE?

Proposal: Amateur Radio One part of an Amateur Radio Operator's (for want of a better word) charge is this - In the event of a failure of regular communications he may provide necessary ...
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Will discussion of buying/selling equipment be allowed?

Proposal: Amateur Radio I can't think of an reason why discussion of brands/models would be a problem, but in my opinion we should not allow buying/selling on the forum. That's a whole other can of ...
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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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I posted about this area on Google+

Proposal: Fabrication & Manufacturing https://plus.google.com/104570028524799121239/posts/bs2VWeVfzCz Consider +1 or adding comment in G+ to increase visibility. If you post on Google+, link ...
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If you are only active on Amateur Radio SE, please, consider also being active on another SE site!

Proposal: Amateur Radio If you are only active on this Amateur Radio Stack Exchange proposal, please, consider also being active on another, already established Stack Exchange site and gain there a ...
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We need to reach out, now!

Proposal: Amateur Radio Viewing the nice committers graph to the right, its beautiful exponential shape reminded me of a capacitor charging to the full available potential. It looks like marketing ...
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Closed in just a few days?

Proposal: Tickling This proposal has just been closed; it's only been around for a few days. Couldn't it have been given a little more time, to see if it could gain momentum? People were asking new ...
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Is this topic not too broad when compared to the rec.radio.amateur USENET list?

Proposal: Amateur Radio Hi, I am the "moderator" of the Windom Antenna Yahoo!Group. This quite specialised group already counts over 1000 members. I wandered into this StackExchange group because I ...
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Isn't this covered by The Great Outdoors?

Proposal: Hunting and Fishing It seems like The Great Outdoors already covers Hunting and Fishing. Do we need another site about it? Especially since the weakest stat about TGO is the number of ...
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Should the description of the **beer** site be more specific?

Currently the proposed beer site's description says "proposed Q&A site for connoisseurs and lovers of Beer." Shouldn't it be more specific? Proposal: *Beer *
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Differences with EE

Proposal: Amateur Radio See the announcement on the Arduino proposal: Questions on the electronics engineering aspects of Arduino? Ask on Electrical Engineering.SE! Should we have something ...
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Should CB be on topic?

Proposal: Amateur Radio As mentioned in this answer, there is a discussion about if CB radios should be allowed. So, should they?
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Will this be a place to find Elmers or are only technical questions on topic?

Proposal: Amateur Radio Granted, meeting Elmers in real life is best, but what if someone had questions about the usage of a Q-signal (for instance, why is everyone asking me QTH? Someone could ...
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Will we accept questions about how radios work?

Proposal: Amateur Radio Are we going to accept questions about radio features or how radios work in general? If not, if there another site/proposal we can point people to? I don't see why we ...
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Closing of non-duplicate puzzles

Proposal: Puzzling This example question was closed simply because it was a puzzle. We need to get up to 40 questions with 10+ score so I don't think it's wise / viable to close all except 1 ...
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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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Duplicate Of Sports

Proposal: Football (soccer) playing and rules This is a possible duplicate of sports.
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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 questions"....
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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: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=...
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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 'voice'...
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Anime: Will this site allow reccommendation questions?

Proposal: Anime & Manga On the new Anime and Manga StackExchange Proposal, would the site be open to recommendations and similar? A few example questions: Q1: What is the best anime series you ...
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Expand the scope to include visual novels, and light novels?

Proposal: Anime & Manga This is a proposal for scope expansion. Visual novels and light novels can be very closely related to anime and manga. Should the proposal be changed to include the ...
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Promoting this proposal to other communities

Proposal: Puzzling We could promote this proposal by sharing it with the community at http://twistypuzzles.com/forum/ they'd likely be interested
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Are questions going to be limited to Japanese animation and manga?

Proposal: Anime & Manga I realize a lot of Japanese animated shows have a lot of Korean or Chinese studios working under the main animation production studio, but the focus is still going to be ...