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Flagging up a user

Earlier today a number of old questions have been brought up again by a user called EDtreatment. The questions A, B and C all relate to erectile dysfunction as does his user name and user profile. ...
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So your answer was deleted… don't panic

My initial answer (and first answer written on here) was deleted, but has thankfully been re-instated. I've never had an answer deleted before in 7 years or using various StackExchange sites, so it ...
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Go away, 2-minute tour!

I clicked on a hot question on Skeptics and, at the top of the question, was asked to take the 2-minute tour. "Sure." To me, this tour seems presented as an overlay over existing content (the question ...
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Please clarify point on challenging basic science in New User welcome

I found this point in the new user welcome confusing: Given that we routinely tackle "hot potato" questions, it sometimes happens that we get questions challenging basic science, or answers ...
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I don't understand how to ask questions on this site: notability and reliability of sources

I understand that you need to cite a notable source for the claim you wish to have verified/falsified, but if you can cite a notable source, isn't that enough to have found the answer to your ...
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What should we write in our “about” page?

There's a new "about" page available here: https://skeptics.stackexchange.com/about The top bit is editable by moderators. It currently says: Skeptics is a question and answer site for applying ...
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Can we be nicer than this to new users?

This question: stainless steel kitchen silverware Was closed without comment from the person who closed it and has a quite sharp (no pun intended) comment from another regular user. I understand we ...
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FAQ updated: request for comment

I've updated our FAQ to include a link to our "Must all answers be referenced?" post and our "Welcome to New Users" post. In practice this Skeptics - Stack Exchange is for challenging unreferenced ...