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Price Gouging Following Natural Disaster ought to be permitted by law

tylergraham95
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I would like to argue that price gouging following natural disasters can be a good thing, and that it ought to be permitted by law.Definitions"Price Gouging Following Natural Distaster" (PGFND): the practice of marking up the price of a good rapidly (over 50% increase in price roughly) in response to sudden increase of scarcity as a result of a natural disaster (flood, tornado, typhoon, godzilla attack, etc.)"Ought to be" is a functional phrase to establish the weighing mechanisms by which the j...

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THBT Dumbbells are, on balance, better than Barbells for lifting weights.

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Danfanthe

PrefaceIn the last couple of months I've become more and more involved in lifting weights at the gym. While it's incredibly enjoyable, I found myself somewhat torn between using dumbbells or barbells for a majority of the routines I do. After a month of mainly utilizing one or the other I've come to the conclusion that dumbbells are generally better than barbells for lifting weights. I'd like to see if I've come to the right conclusion on this and thus am instigating this debate. Full Topic...

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Using taxes to build football stadiums is not justified.

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uniferous

PrefaceI was recently made aware of the fact that, in the last few decades, new football stadiums have been constructed with the use and spending of our tax dollars. I personally was unaware of this, and do not support such spending by our government. I find it unjustifiable. Full Topic On balance, the use of our taxes to fund the construction of new football stadiums is an unjustified use of our taxes. Burdens As Pro, I will have the BOP to show that using American taxes to build Ame...

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DDO = Illuminati

FrodoDestroyIt
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i will argue ddo --> debate.org is illuminatu and the othr guy (my deer friend n oppnnt) will prove its not1st rnd acceptance plz try ur BESS ...

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Reproductive cloning on animals

Tjeerdomon12
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In my eyes, the continued research on reproductive cloning is irresponsible. As we have seen in the past, War can conclude into disastrous events. I think the continuing research on reproductive cloning, even on animals can lead to horrible situations. I have researched a bit onto the reproductive cloning, and I saw that scientists are already trying to invent mutations, so that the animals ,which are almost extinct, are able to reproduce faster. I think this is a big step in the wrong direction...

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