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Shouldn't we actually give the 'single link' that answers an off-topic “too basic” question?

While reading the question What were the main causal forces leading to rise of fascist movement and fascist government in Germany? I see this now closed - after almost 4 years in "open" existence (...
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Elaborate reason for vote to put 'on hold' drowned in the process of 'vote to close'

Just now, I just wanted to express that a question seemed to be in need to be put on hold, now. Like four voters expressed so before. For that I saw just a few edges to come off to make it a viable ...
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Should I close or delete my duplicate question?

I asked a question which turned out to be a duplicate (I haven't found it before, and I agree it is a duplicate). Should I delete the question? But the user who answered will loose some of his ...
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How much flexibility do the mods have here?

First of all, apologies if there is some kind of 'meta-FAQ' that I missed which answers these questions. If there is I couldn't see it. What I want to know is how much flexibility in the software/...
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Should questions like this be closed?

This question on the history site was in reference to a proposed novel set in Czechoslovakia in 1938. What was the Nature of Resistance in 1938 Czechoslovakia? The more I think about it, the more I ...
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Should we have “three vote” moderators from the community?

Note: I am adding this paragraph as a preface to clarify something that was not clear before. IMHO, staff members of the Stack Exchange (SE) should have "full" moderator privileges to close and delete ...
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Downvoting and/or voting to close

Consider this question. I was the first one to vote for closure, since it was (and still is) too broad and argumentative. However, I did not see fit to downvote it, because it's not a stupid or badly-...
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Is the Che Guevara question on topic?

The question in question: Why is Che Guevara so famous? I don't really see how the question is suitable for site. First, the reasons for Che Guevara's fame (or infamy) are extremely well documented ...