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How long should new content be protected with spoiler markup etc.? [duplicate]

I've seen a lot of questions since the new Star Wars movie premiered where most people title their questions in a roundabout manner in order to avoid revealing spoilers, since spoiler markup (afaik) ...
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Why is my question closed?

After moderator and users trying to close it, it got reopened by the sane. In Star Wars: "The Force Awakens," how could this lightsaber have turned up where it did? Why has it been put on ...
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Will we ever clean up those ridiculous spoiler-free “The Force Awakens” question titles?

On one hand[1], I appreciate the intent behind trying to de-spoiler TFA questions. However, we don't have THIS deep and wide a level of hiding data for any of the older works, like the other 3 Star ...
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What is the stance on spoilers around here? [duplicate]

I am somewhat new around here. I recently answered a question here that had me wondering if I was supposed to hide parts of it behind spoiler tags and if so what formatting is avalible if any to hide ...
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Character Death Spoilers In Title

Very similar to this unanswered meta question. Should we allow the obfuscating a character's name when the question is about his/her/its death? In particular, this question about Merlin (BBC) was ...
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What's the policy on whole-answer spoilers?

I was just about to answer an old question with newly-released information, but I stopped: the answer came from an issue of a recent comic, and basically the whole answer would be spoilers. The ...
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Can a picture really become a spoiler?

I have just passed through this question. I was kind of surprised, that OP "secured" a picture as we hide typical text-spoiler. Is this really necessary? I can't imagine, that a single image can ...
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To spoiler or not to spoiler, June 2014 edition

Question #59239 (spoilers for Deathly Hallows) has been the subject of back-and-forth edits over whether spoiler information (specifically, the death of a particular character) should be included in ...
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Overlap with M&TV and SF&F pertaining to spoilers - Solved

Radically Edited in light of perpetual misinterpretation - 28/04/14 We have overlap between SF&F and M&TV, particularily with Game of Thrones. As we're M&TV, we've encountered some ...
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Spoiler markdown issue with multiple paragraphs?

In an answer I recently posted I tried to use spoiler markdown on multiple consecutive paragraphs. It took a while and some help to get it to work right. In short, the issue seems to be with the white ...
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What's our Spoiler policy? [duplicate]

As I have a great reputation for not hiding spoilers, I want to know Spoiler policy of this site. This question What is the policy for spoilers? is asking about formatting. I want to know what should ...
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How should I be indicating a question is, by its very asking, a spoiler?

I just submitted With the revelation of Jones's ally/leader in Season 4 how does that change Season 1 and was wondering how to indicate spoilers. Even the first sentence is pretty spoilery, and ...
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Is there a moratorium on some spoilers?

Is there a certain timeframe in which a spoiler warning is no longer necessary for a work that is old enough? There's the very common spoiler that Vader is Luke's father and no one really needs to ...
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Should we ban spoiler markup in questions?

We've had previous discussions about spoilers. We have the rudiments of a policy, and we're trying to stamp down on spoiler tags. Saying “spoiler” in a question title is meaningless because there's no ...
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Do we have any sort of spoiler policy? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it important to mark spoiler questions as such? After seeing this question, which was posted the day after the episode in question aired, I wanted to know if we have any ...

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