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Questions regarding obviously pirated movies

I don't think that this is of our concern so much at all. While assuming piracy might be a reasonable deduction, we just don't know. And even more than that, it seems irrelevant. As long as the ...
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What is the policy regarding writing an answer which is borrowed from another Q&A website and given due citation?

I believe there shouldn't be any problem with this, provided you're sensible about it: make sure your answer is more than just a link to the other site. See also Are answers that just contain links ...
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I got downvoted for asking help with a movie that I barely ever remember

Did you see this? Probably not, given you didn't use the "identify-this-movie" tag. But if you had seen it, you'd have gotten a link to this handy wiki, which advises: Post as much information ...
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Policy for list questions

First of all, thanks for the hopefully fruitful question. This topic waits to be adressed for a long time in a referential meta discussion, and I for myself have deferred to think more thoroughly ...
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What's wrong with this title?

I once had the same feeling when other users tried to edit a post, which seemed trivial. But I asked myself, "What's wrong with the edited post?" and moved on. I think you should ask yourself "What'...
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Policy for list questions

Lists have always been a fun topic for us (and SE as a whole). In general, the examples you give are actually really what I would expect from a question that can be answered with thought and ...
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Policy for list questions

Despite that one question which I fixed later, I'm against list questions, mostly because they tend to fall into this off-topic category: every answer is equally valid: “What’s your favorite ...
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