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Avoid the Streisand Effect - be clear about the reason when suspending an account

This sort of thing has happened a few times now... "Hey, did you see? User X was boxed!" "User X? Why?" "I donno... Maybe he... " (wild speculation ensues. waffles are blamed.) It's ...
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Winter Bash 2014 closing remarks - ideas for next year [closed]

Last year we had a question like this, and other SE staff members have supported one this year, and nobody seems to have made one yet. Hence: What does everybody want for next year's Winter Bash? It'...
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StackOverflow shop? [closed]

Are SO Team planning some SO stuff shop? Stack Exchange Store - As of 2 July 2012, the shop is closed. http://shop.stackexchange.com/ What stuff SO users want? Mugs, Stickers, T-Shirts or ...
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Stack Exchange Store now in Beta [closed]

Update: The store is closed now. As you may have noticed, Alex M has been working on more awesome swag items. The fruits of his labor are now ready for a public beta at http://store.stackexchange....
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What is the benefit of reputation on Stack Overflow [duplicate]

I'm a beginner on Stack Exchange. I have a Stack Overflow account. What is the benefit of reputation count? Do people with more reputation have more knowledge?
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Should a free t-shirt badge or privilege be created?

From what I could tell this doesn't exist, but I think its reasonable considering that answering questions indirectly generates revenue right? A free SO shirt (just a plain one from the shop) at ...
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Which parts of Stack Exchange cost money?

I was being a good boy and reading through the terms of service. What does the following passage refer to? 10. Fees and Payment Some of the Services require payment of fees. All fees are ...
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Merchandising, merchandising, merchandising!

If there was a store.stackoverflow.com I would love to buy T-Shirts, coffee cups, and (obviously) flamethrowers. With Stackoverflow's newfound moola and near infinite talent, I bet this would be ...
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Can Stack Overflow please get kiip advertising?

The idea is that you get a real life reward for reaching an achievement, i.e. when you get a badge or reach a reputation milestone. Kiip is actually targeting people playing games on their phones - ...
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Flag marked as invalid for the exact reason the question was closed? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Mark flags as valid if question is subsequently closed for the exact reason (eg not a real question) as the original flag I've seen the other questions here about questions ...