Vote moderation standards are an overall benefit to the site

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Wylted

So this has been a heavily discussed Topic in the forums recently, and while I am doing a similar debate with Wylted on voting quality VS quantity, I wanted a debate more specific to the problem a lot of members have raised lately.While this debate may share some of the same elements as my debate with Wylted, it focuses more specifically on the issue of moderation standards. More than a few voices have voiced public dis-interest in the way moderation has affected voting. From my shoes, I have...

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Singing Challenge

TurleDoveSammie
TUF

Let's begin with round one with our performance. Best winner wins! Good luck homie! :) I'm beginning mine with "Bring Me To Life" by Evanescence http://www.smule.com/recording/evanescence-bring-me-to-life-acoustic/323090316_365177513 Enjoy and have fun!...

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In the holy bible, Pentacostalism Is the only true way to be saved

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Rosalie

I will be arguing against Rosalie in negation of the resolution: "Resolved: In the Holy Bible, Pentecostalism is the only true way to be saved." This is a debate we've talked about for a couple weeks, and hopefully can result in an enlightening discussion as well as a productive debate. This debate won't necessarily be based around God's existent.. I will do my best to stay away from a theism debate here specifically, and more argue against structured religions. Rosalie should provide...

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DDODCL Season 1 Debate: Team Sine Nomine VS Team Thrawn

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bsh1

Resolved: "Society ought to publicly fund art". This debate is the first debate in the DDODCL tournament, hosted by Airmax. The official thread for season one can be found here: http://www.debate.org/forums/debate.org/topic/85004/1 I, TUF, will be the representative for Team Sine Nomine in Negation of the resolution, and Bsh1 will be representing Team Thrawn in Affirmative of the resolution. Bsh1 suggested this topic in our PM, and would have other wise have been the instigator, however...

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Rap Battle

Buddamoose
TUF

Get this started right away, same rules as my battle with Solon Video Link- http://youtu.be/2uqAAHLusFg Lyrics: When it comes to fire B(i)tch I'm the number one supplier throw some logs up in this sh(i)t Dog we goin straight to pyre these are the first shots fired son when it's all said and done I'll be the only one left standin I'll send you packin like how did this happen cause when this spitter gets blastin it hits like a cannon call me the coach I'm just like John Mad...

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Compliment Rap Battle: TUF VS Rosalie

TUF
Rosalie

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M1zBnLQQTbw&feature=youtu.be Rosalie is too fvcking cool to even dis So instead of that, I"m just gonna do this The winner still will be determined on who is the best But rather than insult, this is a compliment fest Rosalies so cool but don"t let her try and hide She literally did a debate talking someone out of suicide But if your still not convinced that she"s the bomb She babysits all the time assuming the role of a mom She doesn"t think corporal...

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Debate.org should not have only conduct-votes

fire_wings
TUF

Full Resolution: Debate.org's debates should not have only conduct-votes if the debate is over 3 rounds of argumentation, or over four rounds of the debate.Rules1. No forfeiting

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Winter Regular Final: Gun Ban

Hayd
TUF

This is a debate between TUF and myself for the Winter Regular Tournament hosted by Fortis. This is the final match, meaning the the victor is the winner of the tournament. ResolutionThe United States should enact a nationwide ban on all firearms...

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2nd DDO Census Debate: Syrian Refugees

whiteflame
TUF

The Resolution: The USFG Should Accept Syrian Refugees. Summary: With the threat of ISIS in the middle east, and the civil war in Syria, a number of refugees have sought nations like the US to call their new home. However, as the threat of refugees being used to hide terrorists finds it's way into the thoughts of Americans following a number of shootings from France and locations within the US, the debate over allowing them in has become a hot topic of discussion. Rules: - No wars (sour...

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Thett/ bossy Tournament R1 (ASOIAF) R + L = J is most likely the correct theory.

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Skepsikyma

This is Round One for Thett and bossy (shabshoral)'s tournament.http://www.debate.org/forums/debate.org/topic/78564/ASOIAF= A Song Of Ice And FireR + L = J Theory = The popular theory that Jon Snow's Parent's are Rhaegar Targaryen, and Lyanna Stark.GOT= Game Of ThronesThis debate is a fan theory debate about a fictional world known to msot as the...

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