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Is mediocrity encouraged?
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I think that this change was made for an other type of site, not for Mi Yodeya. I can easily understand that in a professional site as StackOverflow, a good question is easily defined. For a community ...

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Nonconstructive comments
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I think that the fact that in many questions the comments are so lenght and so numerous is strange. As if to comment questions is a professional activity, in a scholar universe. Perhaps mi yodeya is a ...

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Criterion for Voting
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I think that downvote for answers is essentially for errors. Upvote for truth + quality or originality. The content and the form, in the form essentially. brevity and clarty. The ideologic downvote or ...

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Is criticism of the views of great Rabbis appropriate to the site?
Accepted answer
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This answer is not linked to the examples cited in the question, and my purpose is not to criticize anyone but to address the topic itself, which is the core of talmudic study in my opinion. To be ...

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Best answer contest: Second quarter of 5780
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I think this answer form Robev is very valuable, because it contains references to comments not well known, as the comment of Rabbi Avraham Abulafia. Such answers are helpful for learning. Links are ...

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Rabbinical guidance of MiYodea
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It's obvious that there isn't rabbinical guidance, you see easily some differences between main participants. But there is a common spirit between most people interested in Tora learning, an ...

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Best answer contest: Second quarter of 5779
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This answer despite is mine יהללך זר ולא פיך But חביבין עלי Because this is pshat Gemara Tosfot centered

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The Tags Derabanan and Oral Law
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Oral Law and Scriptural Law is a distinction concerning the transmission modality. Rambam largely discussed the status of Drashot from 13 measures, and Ramban contested him. So this domain is a little ...

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following the majority
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After a 1 & 1/2 month of experience I can answer myself: Feedbacks are very important. They are due to 2 factors, interesting or not (in a book store there are best sellers and other books, every ...

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What to do with fixable request for psak questions
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I think that some users do not know the nuance. Look at the Ritba Eruvin 63a about to teach Halacha when the Rabbi is here: ...דלא מתסר אלא בששואלים ממנו הלכה למעשה, אבל כשאין שואלים ממנו אלא פסק הלכה ...

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Info for Aggadeta Tag
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suggestion Non legislating passages of Talmudic works

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Prefer you your good questions or your bad answers?
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Rabbi Yochanan preferred Resh Lakish (which countered him) to Rabbi El'azar BM 84a! Resh Lakish died, and R' Johanan was plunged into deep grief. Said the Rabbis, 'Who shall go to ease his mind? ...

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