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Amazon Developer Forum Posting Guidelines

The goal of the Amazon Developer Forums is to provide a space for Amazon developers and content creators to ask questions, share information and provide feedback in a community setting.

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I am writing a music trivia app. Alexa censors the answers. One answer is Joe Cocker. Alexa censors the word Cocker. Marcy Playground's only hit song was "Sex and Candy" and Alexa censors the word Sex. I an not trying to be profane or anything like that. Is there a way to not censor stuff?


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