Does Mi Yodeya offer personal guidance in response to practical questions about Jewish law or attitudes, as a rabbi would?
It does not!
An early version of this site had the following important disclaimer at the top, in red:
And we mean it! On a website like this you can get some interesting information and discussion, but it won't be tailored to your specific situation, where you stand in Jewish observance, etc.
Therefore, the community has decided to include the following in the Help Center:
This answer was based on the answers and comments at http://meta.judaism.stackexchange.com/a/312 and other sources; portions were copypasted from http://meta.judaism.stackexchange.com/a/48, http://judaism.stackexchange.com/a/414, and http://judaism.stackexchange.com/a/412. See there for contributors.