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Karl Bielefeldt
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87 votes

Are you still confused about what Programmers (now called Software Engineering) is for?

31 votes

How do I explain ${something} to ${someone}?

25 votes

To people who vote to reopen everything - *why*?

23 votes

Am I right to downvote questions that contain the word "best"?

21 votes

The real borderline for "Opinion based" in Software Engineering

20 votes

Are word origin questions on-topic?

14 votes
Accepted

Why is this terminology question considered as “opinion based”?

11 votes

Should code smell and anti-pattern be synonomous in Software engineering stack exchange?

10 votes

I don't want to get in an edit war - people haven't read the previous reason - what to do?

9 votes
Accepted

Questions that are constructive but still tend to attract debate

8 votes

rule for posting Software Engineering vs stackoverflow

8 votes

Why questions about "the correct way" are too broad

7 votes

Why is this question wrong? (asking for the name of a specific practice)

7 votes

May I use the Programmer's Meta to advertise/request support for another StackExchange Q/A?

6 votes

Are now all questions about teaching programming to be considered off topic?

6 votes

Are we too strict? Where should off-topic questions go?

5 votes

Are chronic down voters good for the system?

5 votes

Voting to close - duplicate of a closed question

5 votes

The number of votes required to close and reopen questions is temporarily reduced . . . for science!

5 votes

What does it take for a question to be a duplicate?

5 votes

Is programming history on topic?

5 votes

Why so many negative votes here?

4 votes

Voting on questions that might fall in the "All Careers" circle of FAQ

4 votes
Accepted

IDE Compilation question - I'm not sure why this is downvoted so much

4 votes

Is there any way to search through comments?

4 votes

Hostile community

4 votes

Question closed for being "opinion-based" but I only asked for the name of a principle

3 votes

Can we improve our style of self-moderation for not-too-bad questions?

3 votes

How can I improve this question about software architecture?

3 votes

Is there an official stance on software project management questions?