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Just noticed a new question posted with the tag

Seems like that tag is completely meaningless and should be removed to me.

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marked as duplicate by Shogging through the snow Apr 10 '13 at 4:44

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Someone needs to create a community wiki question where we can make a list of useless tags and their status until they're blacklisted. Nominating not me. –  agf Sep 30 '11 at 13:08
    
@agf - Are you volunteering to be that Someone? (Edit: Just saw your edit. Too quick for me!). Agreed though. –  Martin Smith Sep 30 '11 at 13:09
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Just make this a community wiki (can you do that?) and make the title something like "Stack Overflow Tag Blacklist Suggestions" –  agf Sep 30 '11 at 13:11
    
@agf - Yes. I suppose only problem there is that some of the tags might warrant greater discussion. –  Martin Smith Sep 30 '11 at 13:13
    
There are a lot of pretty useless ones -- share, reccomendation, features, options, improvement -- and at least then the mods or people who wanted to do retagging would only have to look in one place. –  agf Sep 30 '11 at 13:15
    
I can't make this CW myself (only a mod can do that to questions) –  Martin Smith Sep 30 '11 at 13:17
    
I've gone through the questions with this tag and retagged any potential orphans. Occasionally, this tag is used to mean issue tracking or known issues, both of which already have tags; I retagged these instances. Having a tag which generically indicates a problem is worthless, since posting a question should make it obvious that one has a problem. –  Esoteric Screen Name Sep 4 '12 at 14:51

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The tag is used to mean "I have an issue" in questions that have very little in common, such as:

There are 330 questions using . (Previously, they were 314.) The tag should be burninated.

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