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Suggestions for Winter Bash 2019

Winter Bash 2018 is over now, and no one has opened this recurring question for the next round, so I'll just do it. Please post your suggestions regarding how to make Winter Bash 2019 even more fun ...
Sir Cornflakes's user avatar
80 votes
11 answers
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This star on the Warm Welcome hat looks like a communist symbol

I've just earned the "Warm Welcome hat" and the red star on it looks like a communist symbol. I associate this symbol on this particular hat closely with many atrocities against my country: Poland, as ...
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Suggestions for Winter Bash 2021

Winter Bash 2020 is over, so keeping the ritual on with the recurring question for the next year's Winter Bash. Please post your suggestions regarding how to make Winter Bash 2021 even more fun than ...
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Suggestions for Winter Bash 2023

Winter Bash 2022 is going on right now, so why not use the opportunity to gather ideas/suggestions/corrections for next year? Please post your suggestions regarding how to make Winter Bash 2023 even ...
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3 answers
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Winter Bash 2019 - is it happening this year?

On a lighter note for meta, I was wondering if there was any heads up on a start date. From past years it looks like we're about a month out. I'm a huge fan of any hat targets that focus on answering ...
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Suggestions for Winter Bash 2022

Winter Bash 2021 is going on right now and will end in some time, so why not use the opportunity to gather ideas/suggestions/corrections for next year? Please post your suggestions regarding how to ...
Ankit Sharma's user avatar
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Hiding downvoted questions silences important discussions on Meta

TL;DR: Please do not hide Meta Stack Exchange posts on the homepage based on the score because this site works differently than the other ~180 sites listed in https://stackexchange.com/sites. I just ...
Mad Scientist's user avatar
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2 answers
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Retire Werewolf Hunter

It's that dreadful time of year again, hats. Not that I dislike hats so much, but all the pointless post bumps from winter-bash-2014 are something I don't want to see on the question list. The ...
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The Winter Bash 2020 has ended. What are your thoughts?

I will share my thoughts first. I think the hat dash and the Defender of the Unicorn were fun games. Here are some comments of them: Hat Dash Defender of the Unicorn About Rules similar to Chrome T-...
Culver Kwan's user avatar
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1 answer
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Winter Bash borked

<snark superfluous>Good to see old traditions again,</snark> since just like last year, Winter Bash is borked for me: I cannot login on the https://winterbash2019.stackexchange.com site as I ...
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The Blue in the Face hat seems to have the same trigger as 007

I just got the 007 hat, after posting an answer that got to +7 and both question and answer had no comments. At the same time I got Blue in the Face hat, whose trigger is yet unknown. It looks like ...
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Why break the tradition?

It all started out in 2011 on the Gaming Stack Exchange under the name of Hat Dash. Participants of Arqade really liked it, and in 2012, it became a fun event for the whole Stack Exchange network ...
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Are secret 'hat triggers' different for employees of Stack Exchange?

I notice that employees get hats and place in the top ten (probably due to our upvotes, and appreciation of their helpfulness, and for no other reason). Do they get secret hats based on a different ...
Rob's user avatar
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Winter Bash hat not being awarded for Gold Badge on main sites

I gained a golden badge more than 12 minutes ago: but until now I didn't get the Foot of the Rainbow hat, do the hats take so many minutes to be shown in my profile? Please read this comment by ...
Youcef LAIDANI's user avatar
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Why was my recurring question about suggestions for Winter Bash 2020 received so negatively? [closed]

Recently, I asked Suggestions for Winter Bash 2020, which is a recurring yearly question asking for suggestions about the next year's Winter Bash (or other winter celebration). It is a recurring ...
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