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Why does the site think my question is subjective?

Because you included the word 'you'. Any title with the words you, your, best, favorite/favourite, worst, and hardest get this warning. It's kind of outdated; see What algorithm does Stack Exchange ...
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Should we allow or indicate non-English titles for SFF works along the English title?

Tag names: English. Tag names are important, because we can only put one name there (perhaps adding others as synonyms). We should use the English name there, because we're an English-language site. ...
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Should we allow or indicate non-English titles for SFF works along the English title?

Use English as much as possible The site is English speaking all over so English should be used as much as possible. Tags should most certainly be in English. However, questions and tag wikis are ...
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How does the community feel about including asterisks, underscores or similar plaintext conventions in question titles?

tl;dr: No, there's no rule against it. But, it will probably annoy a lot of users, and that's probably not the effect you were going for. Markdown syntax does not work in question titles, but people ...
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Should questions about TV shows include episode titles?

No This presents a great number of issues. First and foremost, it’s not really so helpful. As you say, its usefulness is primarily limited to the case of TV shows that are released in one big bundle ...
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Does a title always have to be a question, ended with a question mark?

No, it's not mandatory Ideally, question titles should describe the thing that's being asked. Usually that takes the form of a question, but it needn't always. A good, top-of-mind example is Help me ...
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Should we allow or indicate non-English titles for SFF works along the English title?

For me, it depends on what question I'm answering, and where the media originates. Since we are a site based on English, I always try to provide the English title, whether or not that was the original ...
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