Fiscal conservatism and private business is our only way to prosper and get out of this recession.

patrickdengler
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There isn't a single economic model anywhere that shows that government "investing" yields long term economic growth. Fairness is not an American value. Reducing taxes and cutting government spending will increase the overall wealth of America which is not finite, but in only being constrained by inefficiency. Optimally, taxes would be 0% plus a marginal, equal distribution investment by all in order maintain security and infrastructure. The government rarely achieves anything by investing. We a...

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Improved Medicare for All (USA)

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JamesMadison

R1: Acceptance and DefinitionsR2: ArgumentsR3: Arguments/ RebuttalsR4: Rebuttals and Closing*No trolling, spamming, bad conduct (new arguments last round, etc.)*To counter net contender advantage, Con shall only be allowed to respond with 7,000 characters in R4.*Each side must present one witty quote per round regarding the debate topic (starting R2).Impr...

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MIG'S TOURNY: Contradiction Debate

vmpire321
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This is for round 4 of Man-is-good's tournament. The rules:1) In Rounds 1-3, CON will ask PRO 10 Yes/No questions.2) In Rounds 2-4, PRO will answer all of CON's questions with Yes, No, or an explanation as to why neither answer would be completely correct.3) In Rounds 2-4, CON can point out any contradictions that he or she believes to be present in PRO's answers, citing all questions and answers involved in the contradiction. No new cont...

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Full 50-State Green Retrofit Initiative

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ConservativePolitico

R1: Acceptance and Definition(s)R2-R3: Arguments and RebuttalsR4: Rebuttals and Closing *No semantics or trolling----Background----50-state Green Energy Retrofit Iniative;is basically a public/private partnership by some aspects. To put it on a more basic level, a retrofit is when a utility company comes to the customer's property and basically makes it more updated, modern, and efficient by insta...

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Obamacare should be repealed.

RoyLatham
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Obamacare is the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) [1. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patient_Protection_and_Affordable_Care_Act]. It is a is a United States federal statute signed into law by

Breaking Bad is better than South Park

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Deathbeforedishonour

We will debate over which show is better Breaking Bad or South Park.This is part of Phantom's 99th percentile tournamentR1: AcceptanceR2-R3: Arguments and RebuttalsR4: Rebuttals and Closing*No semantics or trolling.Good luck ...

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Free Trade

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dairygirl4u2c

R1: AcceptanceR2: ArgumentsR3: Rebuttals and ClosingGood luck. ...

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Resolved: The united States government allowing mentally ill defentants to have a lesser sentance

LVdebater01
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First round is pick up. First two rounds are constructives, second two are rebuttals. 3,000 character arguments....

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is Marijuana Bad?

MarylinMonroe
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Its not bad because its a good Stress Relief....

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Torture should be legal

EvanK
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I will be arguing that it should be legal for our military to use torture on terrorist suspects if they see it is necessary. First round is acceptance. My opponent must show why tortue by our military shouldn't be condoned. By torture, I'm mainly talking about waterboarding, but any form of torture deemed necessary by our military will also be argued. Please keep it respectful, no trolling, no semantics, just a fun and interesting debate....

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