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The Official Vote Regarding Subjective Questions

Option 1: Continue what we do now Let's continue to edit the subjective questions we can to make them work for our site, continue to use the reference-request tag, and do not require answers to have ...
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Should we have a homework policy?

Yes, we should adopt a homework policy and introduce a new "no-effort homework" reason to close a question.
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The Official Vote Regarding Subjective Questions

Option 2: Continue what we do now, but focus on answers Let's continue to edit the subjective questions we can to make them work for our site and continue to use the reference-request tag. Questions ...
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Down voting with no comment

This has been addressed many times, the bottom line is that the admins feel the current system is the best option and mods of individual sites have no power to change things like this. At best it ...
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Do we want a custom "sensitive topic" notice?

I, personally, am very much in favour of this possibility. It has become a common trope that we have to heavily moderate comments and answers, sometimes simply because of people becoming involved, ...
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Question re rules of this site

If I understand your question correctly, you are asking: "By what set of rules are questions evaluated in order to determine whether they are fit for this site?" In that case, you can refer ...
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Question title goes to the second line in the middle of a word

This network-wide issue was resolved here: https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/318833/235711
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Should this question be reopened?

I think this is much better as written. I have nominated it for reopening. Note that when you wrote: When one tries to explain and understand the origins of the universe, one always backs into ...
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I earned +100 reputation 'because we trust you on other sites of the network' on all stackexchange sites that i am on other than philosophy

Sorry 'bout that. You should have the bonus on all your sites now.
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Should we have a homework policy?

No, we should not adopt a homework policy, and the close reasons list should stay as-is.
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Do we want a custom "sensitive topic" notice?

I did some poking around and I'm going to re-use The Workplace and Academia versions. I do like the links version, but for the purposes of testing and collecting statistics, I'd like to keep it the ...
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How can I ask this question?

It doesn't make sense to me to say "our experience of time is also a time". You'll have to explain that, start by defining "time". With regard to the question you link, it is unclear because you keep ...
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How can I message someone on this forum?

If you have at least 20 pts reputation, you can post a message in chat starting with the @Username format, and it should appear in [Username]'s inbox. It will also be publicly visible to everyone. ...
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Opinion based questions, but with a clear purpose (Are there universally agreed masterpieces of art?)

TLDR: I wouldn't close the questions on the ground that it requires opinion-based answers, but because it aims to settle an open research question on Philosophy.SE. The question is a legitimate ...
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The Great Philosophy.SE Tag Cleanup of 2012

Bumping this thread. I've been sorting through questions with the "terminology" tag. Some seem to be a good fit. In other cases, it seems completely unnecessary and counterproductive as a tag.
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