Resolved: The United States Federal Government should pass Bill H.R. 4304

lannan13
FourTrouble

I would like to thank FourTrouble for accepting this debate. This debate is about whether or not the US federal government should pass HR 4304 or more commonly known as the Defense of Envirnment and Property Act which can be seen here. (http://www.gpo.gov/fdsys/pkg/BILLS-112hr4304ih/pdf/BILLS-112hr4304ih.pdf) Rules1st Round is acceptance.2nd R...

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Drunk driving should be legal.

FourTrouble
Yraelz

Wylted inspired me. See http://www.debate.org/debates/200th-Debate-Drunk-Driving-Should-Be-Legal/1/. Comment if you are interested. Accepting the debate without approval is an automatic forfeit....

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Euthanasia should be legalized

salam.morcos
FourTrouble

I argue that Euthanasia (or assisted suicide) should be legalized. As a Christian, I do believe that Euthanasia is wrong, but I still believe that it should be legal.Definitions: Euthanasia - The painless killing of a patient (at their request) suffering from an incurable and painful disease.Rules for this debate:1. No forfeits2. BoP shared3. No trolling or disrespect4. Con must start his or her opening argument in first...

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Prostitution should be legalized in the US

Mikal
FourTrouble

This debate is for Four TroubleResolved - Prostitution should be legalized in the USThis is a shared BOPProstitution - the practice or occupation of engaging in sexual activity with someone for moneyLegalized - make (something that was previously illegal) permissible by law.

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Affirmative Action

Fear_The_Unknown
FourTrouble

A quick debate for the first responder! I'm doing this to prepare for an argumentative speech and broaden my perspective on the topic. Post first rebuttal here if you are interested. I will be playing the con-affirmative action side of the debate, as that's what my speech is about. ==========="Affirmative action or positive discrimination (known as employment equi...

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Music Battle

FourTrouble
Mason_Tut

I got this idea from Sapphique's recent debate, so I'm just gonna copy-paste her opening: Basically this is a battle to see who can post the most beautiful music. Note: Notice I said the most beautiful music. It doesn't necessarily have to be popular or catchy. Post songs/pieces that genuinely moved you. The debate will be structured as follows: R1: Pro outlines debate, Con accepts R2: Pro and Con each post a link to their first selected composition R3: Pro and Con each post a lin...

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Music Battle

FourTrouble
Sapphique

This is another music battle but this time I want to change up the rules slightly. Instead of just posting your song/piece, in this debate you can say a few words in each round about why you like that specific artist and/or piece, and you're also welcome to comment on your opponent's pieces (reasons you like or dislike)....

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Mafia Debate: Behavioral Analysis On D1

FourTrouble
bossyburrito

Standard rules apply. First round is for acceptance....

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Nuclear power.

FourTrouble
TBR

Standard rules apply (i.e. no trolling, no semantics, sources posted in the debate, no new arguments in the final round, etc.). Voting is only open to members with at least 2500 Elo....

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Voter photo id laws.

FourTrouble
Wylted

Standard rules. Voting is only open to members with at least 2500 Elo....

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