The On Topic section of the FAQ reads:

Not all questions have a home on Stack Exchange. Please note the following types of questions are off-topic here:

which links to a meta question about "Standard Internet Reference Sites" - sites that were used for the line of General Reference.

Seeing as that General Reference has been burninated, it seems like we should remove this bullet point from the FAQ.


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Yes, we should remove all traces of General Reference ASAP. We voted to eliminate General Reference and the site and FAQ should reflect this accordingly.


One of two things should happen.


  • 2) We should reinstate General Reference as a close reason to match the FAQ.

Since there seems little appetite for #2, #1 should be enacted immediately.


I totally forgot that I'd posted to that dupe question. I just edited the FAQ to remove this line.

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