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Reviewing suggested edits, I stumbled across the tag. To me, it seems it doesn't add any value and can't stand on its own, so it'd be a candidate for burnination. I am, however, not well versed in SQL, so I may be missing something.

Currently there are 84 questions tagged .

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Ah... people writing sentences in the tag box... :-/ – Felix May 9 '12 at 11:25
Should be done now... – Felix May 9 '12 at 12:30
Yup, thanks for assisting. – Daniel Fischer May 9 '12 at 12:30

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You can easily remove the tag from the questions it's on in < 15 minutes. I suggest removing the tag manually (it's a garbage tag and adds no meaning) and then the reputation requirements will kick in when someone wants to use it again.

That said, I've added it to http://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/128315/the-great-stack-overflow-tag-question-cleanup-of-2012.

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Yeah, good. I just wanted to make sure it has no hidden value I didn't see before going to work. – Daniel Fischer May 9 '12 at 11:44
@DanielFischer From what I see, it looks like people typing title names into the tag area =) – casperOne May 9 '12 at 11:45
If a tag does not have related questions, it still exists right? So people could still tag questions with into by typing complete sentence in the tag box I guess. If that's the case, this tag should be deleted. I assume only new users without the privilege to create new tags are doing something like this. – Felix May 9 '12 at 12:32
@Felix If the tag doesn't have questions, then it requires someone with 1500 rep (on SO) to bring it back (just like new tags). I've proposed a feature request to increase the rep required to bring a tag back that people have removed from all questions. – casperOne May 9 '12 at 12:35
Ok, I didn't know that... thanks! – Felix May 9 '12 at 12:36
@Felix A tag without questions ia auto-removed after a day. If somebody reuses it before that, I guess it could work. I'll keep a tab open to watch for it until tomorrow. – Daniel Fischer May 9 '12 at 12:38

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