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Are the words "hey guys" blacklisted and automatically stripped from edits?

Does the MSE software filter these words out automatically? Yes. According to Should 'Hi', 'thanks', taglines, and salutations be removed from posts?, "hey" and"guys&...
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Banned content in comments/flags/questions?

Yes, this is universal blacklist. Both MathOverflow and this site have had problems with this particular person. MathOverflow moderators have, at times, asked to have content blocked preemptively. (I'...
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Using block (displayed) equations in question titles

Background The use of block (displayed) equations ($$...$$) in question titles has been disallowed on Mathematics Stack Exchange. Titles are meant to be short ...
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Which are blacklisted tags and blacklisted phrases?

Blacklisted tags I will start here list of blacklisted tags based on past discussions and information I was given by Arthur Fischer in chat. I made the post CW - it should be expanded if some new ...
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Should titles be included in begingroup..endgroup (similarly as posts and comments)?

Proposal: Defining macros in the titles should be strongly discouraged and we should ask Stack Exchange to add them to blacklisted phrases in the titles.1 This would mean blacklisting: ...

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