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Is asking and answering on Mi Yodeya on shabbat discouraged?

This is an explication of DoubleAA's point that the posts that do come in on Shabbat tend to be mostly just the lower quality or spam posts Suppose that we simplify our non-deleted content ...
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Is asking and answering on Mi Yodeya on shabbat discouraged?

Welcome to Mi Yodeya! There's no site rule against participating on Shabbat. It's just that most of us don't, because halacha forbids computer use then and most of us follow that halacha. But some ...
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I just answered a question and its Shabbat. What should I do?

As you've seen from the linked question, we do not object to people asking questions on Shabbat. If you are Jewish then you might want to discuss use of computers on Shabbat with your rabbi, but that'...
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Is asking and answering on Mi Yodeya on shabbat discouraged?

Generally, traditional Judaism refrains from manipulating electricity on Shabbat (see here). Accordingly, most of our users simply don't log in during Shabbat. There is no built in mechanism TTBOMK ...
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