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How to check if a question had ever hit HNQ [duplicate]

I am curious to know that is there a way to check whether a question has/had ever hit HNQ in the past (ever)?
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Updating the Hot Network Questions List - now with a bit more network and a little less “hotness”!

Some of you may have noticed that we've been making some changes to the Hot Network Questions on the back end over the last week or so. I'm here announcing our first round of changes to how the HNQ ...
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Can an old question ever resurge as a 'Hot Network Question'? [duplicate]

By 'old', I mean questions older than 6 months. If so, does anyone know the correlation between age of the question and Resurging?
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Accessing the Hot Network Questions via the API

Currently, there is no public API to access the Hot Network Questions. Can this ability be added to the official API? Ideally, this method call should return an array of questions, though each ...
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How to add HNQ to chat room feed?

I would like to MYOH (Make Your Own HNQ) by posting hot network questions (HNQ) as chat feed to a chat room. This offers following benefits: Filter out HNQ from specific sites, or equivalently, add ...
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History of Hot Questions

Is there a historical list of all questions that have ever been to the Hot Questions list? For the purpose of exploring the most interesting questions (by HQ algo's opinion). Regarding linked ...
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Feeds are no longer posted in chat

As far as I can tell, at some point today today chat feeds posted in various rooms stopped being posted as chat messages into rooms. What is actually the problem? Can this be fixed? Some examples ...
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Was this epic answer from Scifi & Fantasy SE manually added to the Hot Network Questions? [duplicate]

According to this and this answer, it becomes exceedingly difficult/impossible for a question to hit the HNQ once it gets older. When this legendary answer appeared on Science Fiction & Fantasy ...
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Badge Request: Hotshot (Ask a Hot Network Question)

I would like to suggest a silver bronze badge which would be awarded for having a question featured as a Hot Network Question. Currently there is no way of tracking a user's Hot Network Questions. ...
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Request: Keep statistics on a question's HNQ appearance

Duplicate, maybe. (How to see if a question was a "hot network question"?) While the HNQ list creates a lot of cross-site traffic (which is wanted), it also causes issues on those sites ...