Ben
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Is it ok to ask for comments on downvotes?
15 votes

It's always ok to ask, but there's no guarantee you'll get a response. The reason for this is because downvotes already have their own reasons. This question/answer does not show any research ...

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Should Diamond Mods have a set of guidelines on voting to close/reopen contentious questions? If so, what should that policy be?
9 votes

Mods know the rules The power of a mod is often confused with the responsibility of being a mod*. Mods don't close/open a question because they feel like it, they do so, because they know what the SE ...

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Is it possible to have spoiler text in subscript?
Accepted answer
8 votes

Re order the tags: >! <sub>subscript spoiler</sub> | normal spoiler The line needs to start with >!. You can put subscript inside the spoiler, but you can't wrap the whole spoiler ...

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Are abbreviations ok in reference to D&D?
8 votes

For common abbreviations, like "D&D", everyone knows what you're talking about. However other, lesser known ones can lead to confusion. Sometimes you can take it from context, but the best ...

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Are "is this balanced" questions on-topic?
4 votes

I have seen a few questions and answers that provide both a structured, answerable question, in a "yes" or "no" format. As a very simple example: Is this "Timberwolf" balanced? The question provides ...

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Purveyors of fine cheese!
4 votes

This is more of a combination cheese: Brie, Cheddar, and a little Mozzarella, all melted into one. Goes well on pizza. Can PCs create a Mob?

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Downvoting first questions - can we be more welcoming?
3 votes

One if the biggest things to remember is that down voting is only seen as a negative thing. There have been many posts discussing this already, across lots of the stacks sites, about dealing with ...

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2020 Moderator Election Q&A - Questionnaire
2 votes

Candidate: Ben 1. How would you deal with a user who produced a steady stream of valuable answers, but tends to generate a large number of arguments/flags from comments? For flags, personally I ...

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Purveyors of fine cheese!
2 votes

Physicists don't always make the best cheese, but it doesn't mean they can't try! Can you throw a hand axe upwards over a wall and into a group of enemies?

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Purveyors of fine cheese!
1 votes

When you try to make cheese, but end up with some kind of weird custard instead Can I use the Cap of Water Breathing or the Cloak of the Manta Ray to survive inside a Bag of Holding?

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To what extent should Back It Up! be enforced?
0 votes

The Code of Conduct is first and foremost. That should go without saying; but sometimes users don't want to bother or put the time and effort into understanding the whole picture. As you mentioned, ...

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Should the [grab] tag be merged with the [grapple] tag?
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The only reason to not merge them is specifically for the 4e clarification. That said however, the blurb says (emphasis mine): the grab condition can be applied as the result of an attack, either ...

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