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Why is the question about when it is not bad to use a nonfree program a bad subjective question?

I asked a question that is closed for opinion-based. While the body can be said to basically remain unchanged, I have tried different variations of title like (I've fixed grammar here): When is it ...
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How to request the formation of a wiki?

Was about to add an answer to my question from yesterday, with a bunch of bullet points given on various IRC channels I was perusing in the last 24 hours. Wiki of arguments for open-source business? ...
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Are questions asking for the copyright status of something on topic?

This question was recently asked. It asks about the current status of copyright of a certain work. It was closed fairly soon after it was asked for being off-topic. Now, it seems to me that this is ...
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Are we getting "Good Subjective, Bad Subjective" right?

Quite a bit of our questions have (at least at some point) been closed as primarily opinion-based. I adapted a query that shows all posts that were closed with that reason, ranked by total votes. At ...
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How much should we allow editing of closed but answered questions?

This question is prompted by Are there consequences of publishing software under a free or open source license? The original version of the question related to the "free as in speech" analogy and ...
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Are questions that concern the public outright opinion based?

I've seen a few questions in the close review queues, as well as just by browsing around the site. There's been a rise in close votes: as Primarily Opinion-Based. Here are some examples: Is it ...
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Bad questions, or bad understanding?

I noticed that from this post that we have a substantial amount of questions closed... We have 84 questions And 180 answers Pretty good, isn't it? Of the 84 questions, 21 are closed at the time of ...
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