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The tag seems like a meta-tag to me, can we burn it?

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closed as off-topic by bmike, Shadow Wizard, ProgramFOX, CRABOLO, Monica Cellio Oct 1 '14 at 22:01

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@Servy Burnination is the process of removing them. You're thinking of "nuking". – casperOne May 20 '13 at 14:46
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@casper I just tried to imagine what that sentence must sound like to an outsider. Maybe all our critics are right and we are nuts. Ah well.... – Pëkka May 20 '13 at 14:52
    
@Pekka웃 I thought that was a well established fact... – Bart May 20 '13 at 14:53
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Note that there isn't a button that can remove a tag from all questions, at least not for moderators. The community leaders might have such a button, but they prefer the questions be reviewed by the community individually, since many questions with bad tags also have other problems. – Robert Harvey May 20 '13 at 15:40
    
And from what I remember of that tag there were quite a few spam bait questions. – Flexo May 20 '13 at 15:43
    
Soooo... When do we start? I haven't burninated something for a long time! – Undo May 20 '13 at 16:47
    
@Undo I think, go through the questions: either close/delete or edit out "quiz". I've removed maybe 20 so far – hayd May 20 '13 at 16:55
    
@hayden I can't close yet, but almost! ~2650. Come on, upvotes! I'll start some editing. – Undo May 20 '13 at 16:56
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@Undo you can also flag to close questions too if it makes sense to (which just sends it to the close vote queue) – hayd May 20 '13 at 17:02
    
possible duplicate of Burninate: quiz – bmike Oct 1 '14 at 16:13

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