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Is it possible and acceptable to temporarily remove specific posts from HNQ? [duplicate]

I need Stack Overflow for working purposes, so I automatically see every now and then the HNQ's. In my spare time I'm watching Game of Thrones and not past season 6 yet. Since weekly the ...
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Can we prevent movie spoiler subjects from making it to the front page? [duplicate]

I know the particular thing I see shouldn't be a big surprise, but if I go to Stack Exchange's home page, I'd like to not be greeted with a major story point for a movie that just came out today. ...
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Spoilers in the sidebar are annoying [duplicate]

The HOT NETWORK QUESTIONS section in the sidebar shows a lot of Marvel Universe questions from the movies SE site right now. Some of the titles spoil (little) parts of the story. This is annoying. ...
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Spoilers are showing in the Hot Network Questions on Stackoverflow [duplicate]

The questions along the side need spoiler alerts if they relate to movie/tv series plot lines: screenshot http://imageshack.com/a/img801/5641/chuz.png See the Game of Thrones question
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What can we do about spoilers in titles? [duplicate]

There is a problem with questions that contain spoilers in the title appearing in the Hot Network Questions. Unfortunately there are technical reasons why they can't be blocked using he ignore tag ...
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How to avoid “Hot Network Questions” on the sidebar

This may sound like a 'first world problem', but I am quite easily distracted by the 'Hot Network Questions' sidebar, as I find them quite amusing and some of them quite intellectual But where the ...
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44answers
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Show off your hats! (2018 edition)

Since 241,378 hats have already been earned by the time I'm writing this, and I think I found the perfect hat for my avatar already, why don't we start showing them off like last year? Post hats, ...
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Can we get markdown support in Question's `title` field?

It would be nice to add markdown support on the question's title field. It seems a bit inconsistent when its already available in the body and question's comments. What do you think ?
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1answer
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Why is “incest” a blocked word for the hot list?

This question was posted a few hours ago on worldbuilding. Its status on the hot list seems to depend on whether the word "incest" is typed in full, or starred out (like this: "inc*st"). Upon ...
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Can you filter out certain SE sites from the hot questions list? [duplicate]

Is it possible to filter out Stack Exchange sites from the hot questions list?
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3answers
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“Possible spoilers” in the title, and what to do about it

I just came across this post on Sci-Fi (well, actually on the Hot Network Questions list): In Game of Thrones season 2, why do they (possible spoilers)? Someone edited the title because it contains ...
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Discouraging uninformative question titles. The reason we should, and how can we?

I find one of the useful features of Stack Exchange to be the 'RELATED' list. However this is made a nonsense when users post questions like: Please can you answer this question? or What does ...
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Are the questions with TeX markup in titles excluded from Hot Network Questions?

Over the years, users of non-MathJax-enabled sites complained about unparsed TeX markup in the titles of Hot Network Questions coming from Mathematics and other MathJax-enabled sites. For example: ...
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Weight Hot Network Questions sidebar by viewer

I see that a lot of the Hot Network Questions in the sidebar aren't in areas that I'm even remotely interested in. How about we show Hot Network Questions differently to each viewer based on the ...
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1answer
275 views

Add a Hot Network Question review queue for cleaning up questions that are about to become hot (or rejecting them altogether)

A common situation is that a question becomes a Hot Network Question, but it reflects poorly on the site it comes from due to any of the following reasons: Has a clickbaity or controversial title ...

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