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What is the proper etiquette for answering old questions?

By all means, answer it! Unanswered questions are a blight that needs to be fixed! (To more be more specific: if a question hasn't been closed, then old questions definitely need love. There are ...
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Is it bad form to ask the same story-id question here and elsewhere?

It's not bad form. You should absolutely feel free to cross-post your story-id question to as many sites as possible, with the exception of posting it elsewhere within the Stack Exchange Network. ...
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Can we make this answer about autism acceptable to all people with autism?

My objection was never to "said to have" terminology, but rather to the absence of any discussion of severity in the edits. My original wording was classical (that is, fairly severe) autism—not ...
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Is Asking For Work on a Very Niche (Not Easily Researched) Specific Topic Not Allowed?

The central premise of stackexchange is not, to replace google, but to provide pairings of high quality questions to single correct answers. Any "recommendation" is already going to be primarily ...
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Is Asking For Work on a Very Niche (Not Easily Researched) Specific Topic Not Allowed?

Your question wasn't facing closure because it was a list question, but because requests for works on a specific theme/style/subject are strictly off-topic on SFF:SE (and have been since its inception)...
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Is Asking For Work on a Very Niche (Not Easily Researched) Specific Topic Not Allowed?

There are several problems with such a question. Note that that when I say "problems," that does not imply that the question is "bad." Indeed, in my opinion it is a very interesting question. However,...
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Bounties for first, second and third place

From this Stack Exchange Meta topic: Can I offer a second bounty after the first one has expired? / Can I raise my bounty? You can offer as many bounties on a question as you want. However, only one ...
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Where can I request feedback on a potentially spoiler-filled question?

Although this specific case as @Gallifreyan says is off-topic due to our future works policy, this can apply to other people looking for feedback on their questions. TREU If you have above 20 rep, you ...
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