baggins' Debates

### Christ Jesus (Peace on Him) did not teach the concept of trinity

This debate is part of Thett’s winter tournament.== Disclaimer == Christianity and Islam are two of the greatest religion on earth. The two faiths are extremely close to each other and share lots of similarities. This does not mean that our religions are identical. In fact we have many differences which are debated all the time. However the similarities are much more interesting...

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### ODT2: All triangles are isosceles

This debate is part of Official Debate Tournament 2 (ODT2). I will present a proof that triangles are isosceles. Clearly all triangles are not isosceles. There must be a flaw in my proof. The task of my opponent is to spot the flaw. == Structure of Debate == R1 is for acceptance. In R2 I will present my proof. My esteemed opponent can explain the flaw in R2, R3 or R4. If she manages to spot the flaw, she wins the debate. In case she fails in her...

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### Earth does not revolve around son.

== Resolution / Definitions ==Complete Resolution: There is no logical frame of reference from which you can reasonably argue that the sun revolves around the earth every 24 hours.Please note that the debate resolution has been abridged in the title since the complete resolution does not fit in that much space. However we are debating the complete resolutin.I will present a frame of reference with respect to which sun wil...

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### All human beings belong to a same race.

== Structure of Debate ==R1 is for acceptence. In R2 I will present a proof that all human beings belong to same race under certain assumptions. (The assumptions are listed below). In R2, my opponent must explain the flaw in my arguments. If my opponent is successful in doing so, I will concede the debate in R3. Alternatively I will explain the flaw in R3. Con does not have to do anything in R3.Please note that the resolution is not true (Under my as...

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### interlinking of rivers will solve the water crisis in India

interlinking of rivers will solve the water crisis in India as some regions are scarce but safety measures should be adopted so that it should not lead flooding...

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### ODT2: Runescape (Full resolution in first round)

Well here goes my second debate against the competent debater Baggins. I am looking forward to another fruitful debate. Full Resolution: Playing the game Runescape can help you in life I'd also like to note that this is debate is part of the second Official Debating tournament (hence the title having "ODT2") The rules of the debates are as follows: 8k Character maximum 4 rounds 1st round acceptance 72 hour posting time 1 week voting period All of these rules have been set...

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### 0.99 Repeating does Not equal 1.00

Only rules are keeping it on topic and proving to the voters that .9 repeating does or does not equal 1. This is a common topic that is brought up all the time, at least in my experience, it is too often left at very beginning stages of argument and accepted as fact. I am here to convince the voters that .99 repeating = .99 repeating, not 1. I will commence opening statements after the challenge is accepted....

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### Two is equal to One

In R2 I will present a proof that 2 = 1.Please don't worry. The proof is flawed. In R2 it will be task of Con to spot the flaw. If she is able to do this, she wins the debate. If she is unable to spot the flaw in R2, I win this debate.If Con is unable to spot the flaw in R2 (or provides an errenous explanation), I will provide the correct explanation in R3. Con need not do anything in R1 and R3.I will be using Taylor series expansion and logarithms. Nothi...

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### Should We Protect the Identity of Young Criminal Offenders Convicted with Criminal Offences

First round is acceptance.Definitions:Protect the identity: hide the child's name, blur their picture etc. from the news and newspapersYoung Criminal Offenders: Youth under the age of 18 who have committed a serious crime such as theft, arson, assault, murder etc.Convicted: Found guiltyI look forward to an exciting debate!...

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