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2:01 PM
Creepy search result from the chatroom of the Private Beta Mythology site: "How should we decide if a religious question belongs here or on <Religion>.SE?" I look forward to seeing how that develops. They could actually be a useful migration target for questions about Judaism from a "Judaism is mythology" POV.
Previously:
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Q: Will the proposed Mythology site include questions about current or major religions?

fredsbendIn academic circles, the work myth is any story that has or had religious significance, whether deemed true or not, and without regard for how calling it a myth is received by popular culture. For example, the Christian religion has a creation story that is properly called a myth in academic circ...

It turns out that the real problem with the proposed Pastafarianism.SE is basar bechalav:
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It may well be about other things as well, @bjb - but whatever creamy nougat center lies within this meatball, the essential nature is still one of satire. — Shog9 ♦ Mar 30 at 17:36
 
2:19 PM
@IsaacMoses Looks like it also has potential for migration of comparative religion questions (if they are serious about the academic definition of mythology, and not the more common pejorative meaning, and seek to analyse it in an academic manner).
 
@Yishai indeed
 
 
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5:18 PM
(For posterity, this is a good example of a question that was way too short and wasted someone's time writing an answer that the OP didn't want.) — Double AA ♦ 10 mins ago
@Yishai It's not like "the Rambam" makes any grammatical sense either.
 
5:31 PM
@DoubleAA Neither does "the Bronx," but convention is convention ...
 

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