I wanted to vote close question https://earthscience.stackexchange.com/review/low-quality-posts/9888, but there is no appropriate close reason other than writing one myself.

I suggest we have a simple:

Blatantly off-topic (this question has nothing to do with earth science)

... possibly expanded to

... as described in the [help] section of the site

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    $\begingroup$ Absolutely. There used to be one, but somehow it vanished when the new rock-identification one was put in. There's got to be room for both. (I procrastinated over asking this myself). $\endgroup$
    – Spencer
    Feb 20, 2019 at 11:13

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This should now be live, as I just approved a new custom close reason:

This question does not appear to be about earth science, within the scope defined in the help center.


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