Did you even read >>>/meta/10663
? The admin wants /r9k/ on here, but they've made "assisting new sites in being established" their number one priority for now, and would rather not have to deal with an extra helping of dolphin autism at the same time. Once the situation has calmed down and the new sites are up and running, it seems very likely that a proper /r9k/ board will be made.
>/r9k/ is not exactly the comfy, harmless board like others.
It's no different to /britfeel/ (which is basically /r9k/ - brit edition), and there's bunkers like >>>/k/