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|About Me:||High school debater, LD, very argumentative, sixteen (when I made this account on January 15, 2009), sweet when I feel like it, arrogant etc. otherwise. :D You love me, or you hate me. It's your choice|
|Activities:||Debate, Band (Section Leader, first chair French Horn), Literary Criticism|
|Beliefs:||I believe people have the right to live their lives in any way they choose, as long as it is not destructive to the common good. Enough said.|
|Books:||The Elenium by David Eddings, the Twilight Saga by Stephenie Meyer, Harry Potter by J K Rowling, Inheritence Cycle by Christopher Paolini, Vibes by Amy Cathleen Ryan, His Dark Materials by Philip Pullman|
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|Quotes:||Life is a dream for the wise, a game for the fool, a comedy for the rich, a tragedy for the poor. |
|Sports Teams:||San Diego Chargers, :p, Houston Rockets, and that's about it. :D I'm not very into sports.|
|TV Shows:||Supernatural, Gossip Girl, Secret Life, Kyle XY, Heroes, Bones, House, etc.|
Cornell University, Undergraduate Class of 2015
Ithaca, New York, United States
Royse City H S, Class of 2011
Royse City, Texas, United States
[Preliminary Note: Judge, the affirmative will be using factual paraphrases instead of quotes from cards; however, all cards used for the round will be available upon request at any time during cross-examination and preparation time, as well as after the round for verification of authenticity and legitimate paraphrase.] What is the alternative to the WTO? Some argue that the world's only superpower need not be tied down by the constraints of the multilateral system. They claim that US sovereign...
Let my opponent have the first speech as normal. Oh, LD structure by the way lads. Greatly appreciated ahead of time....
Resolved: On balance, government employee labor unions have a positive impact on the United States. 1. Failed labor unions will more likely have poor work output after the uprising. 2. Irritated employees from failed labor unions may quit their jobs and be unable to find work, increasing the number of jobless. 3. Government employee unions disrupt government processes. Stable governments are needed for successful countries. 4. Unions REALLY hurt companies, we don't want that for our go...
I hope my opponent accepts my debate, and I will thank him if he decides to do so. I couldn't help but notice when I saw this debate posted, and I noted that his original opponent forfeited. I will not be so inclined. Essentially, the term equals is defined by the Merriam Webster Dictionary as "to be equal to; especially : to be identical in value to." Unfortunately for my opponent, .999 is only an approximation of 1. Approximation is defined by the same source as "something that is approxim...
[Again, like before, I will begin this debate using the LD debate format, all I ask is that whoever accepts my challenge does the same.] People… have invested a tremendous amount of effort and time to get to where they are. They really don't want to hear that we're on the wrong path, [or] that we've got to shift gears and start thinking differently. It is because I agree with Canadian environmentalist David Suzuki that I must negate the resolution: Resolved: Anthropocentrism ought to be value...
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