LIVE DEBATE: The "Right to be Forgotten" as a Civil Right

bsh1
Zaradi

PrefaceThanks so much to Zaradi for fitting this into his schedule and for agreeing to participate. I am looking forward to doing a legitimate LD round again!The voting floor is set at 2000 ELO. Please do not vote unless you have some rudimentary (or better) familiarity with LD.Full TopicThat the "right to be forgotten" from internet searches Ought to be a Civil RightNon-Live Debate Structu...

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This House Believes that God Does Not Exist! (Troll Debate)

xXCryptoXx
Zaradi

Debate Resolution: God Does Not Exist -Overview and Rules1. First round is for acceptance. If you wish to accept this debate please comment in the comments section. If anyone finds a way to accept this debate withou...

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Updated 3 Months Ago

Justice Requires the Recognition of Animal Rights

Zaradi
Flipz

Public - "WHAT IS ZARADI DOING!?!?! HE'S STARTING THREE DEBATES AT THE SAME TIME!? HE'S A MADMAN!!!"Yes, ladies and gents, now that Summer is upon us I decided to try to put my own effort into kick-starting the debate community again and do a bunch of debates! These will be open to anyone and everyone! First come first serve! If I get a forfeit I just remake it.So this debate will be as stated below:Resolved: Justice requires the recongition of animal rig...

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Updated 6 Months Ago

Live Debate Tournament: Zaradi v. MassiveDump

Zaradi
MassiveDump

Resolved: The US government should significantly increase spending into developing transportation infrastructure.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-el7v4T3w8wThanks to TUF for hosting the tournament and thanks to MD for debating me! ...

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Updated 7 Months Ago

Is profanity necessary?

Sandy8
Zaradi

Is profanity really necessary? I mean, is there a reason to say something in a negative, mean way when you can say it with a positive connotation? There is no reason to cuss or use inappropriate language just to express strong emotion. If someone is frustrated, there is no need to say the "F" word if they can use words like "darn" or "shoot." Please explain to me why people choose to use such negative and inappropriate language when there are much better and positive ways to express strong fe...

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Updated 1 Year Ago

Famer's Story-writing debate tournament Round#1 Muted VS Zaradi

Muted
Zaradi

Welcome to the second story-writing debate tournament.The rules and voting guidelines will be provided here:S&G will be awarded as usualConduct will only be awarded to the side that forfeits least (cursing within the story is allowed as this is a story)Arguments will be awarded for the side providing the more interesting continuation of the story.Sources will be awarded to the side with better writing techniques and displays a...

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Updated 1 Year Ago

Resolved: No government is preferable to an oppressive government

thett3
Zaradi

Thanks to Zaradi for agreeing to debate this with me for the semifinal round of the DDO tournament. Standard rules apply. No semantics, no new arguments in the last round, ect. As we're both experienced debaters I dont really think we need to worry about this coming down to a definitions or semantics war, but its always best to make sure. Round one is acceptance and I look forward to the debate....

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Updated 1 Year Ago

RAP BATTLE [Debate]

RyuuKyuzo
Zaradi

I was inspired by this debate between cheesy and tulle [1] and so I want to have a rap battle. These are the rules:1. Must be a video of yourself rapping (audio only won't cut it, sorry)2. It can be original work or a cover, it doesn't really matter3. Video must be over 1 minute, but try to keep it less than 3 4. 1 video per round (so each of us will post 2 videos total) 5. It can be a whole song or just a verse, so long as it's within the time...

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Updated 1 Year Ago

Please actually don't solve this riddle D:

Zaradi
bossyburrito

Bossy y u be so good at riddles? D:Third time is the charm. I'm going to stump this meal deal with anger management.Same rules. He gets one shot at the riddle. He gets it he wins. He doesn't and I win.The riddle is this:There is a man dead in a locked office, sitting at his desk. On the desk there are a couple of pieces of blank paper, a pen and a sealed envelope. The office is locked from the inside. No-one has directly killed him. Ho...

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Updated 1 Year Ago

SOLVE! THAT! RIDDLE!!!!!! pt.2

Zaradi
bossyburrito

I'm going to stump this mexican dish with an attitude. Same rules as last time. I present the riddle, he gets one shot to get it right. If he does, he wins and gets all da points. If he doesn't, I win and I get all the points.The riddle is this: A murderer is condemned to death. He has to choose between three rooms. The first is full of raging fires, the second is full of assassins with loaded guns, and the third is full of...

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