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An Armed Society is a Polite Society

liltankjj
MasterDebator99

This will be a quick debate. First round is acceptance and a brief reason why you disagree. Next round will be for rebuttals. BOP is shared. I believe this to be true due to the fact that when one knows their very life hangs on their every action, more caution would be used towards mannarisms. Unless of course the individual doesn't care about living....

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Updated 4 Minutes Ago

Religion was made to control people

Coyote18
TheCritic89

Creating an invisible being that constitutes laws and defines our humanity is the best way to gain control. In the past, sciences were stopped because it didn't follow the laws of God. For example: When Copernicus argued that the Earth was not the center of the universe and it was rather the sun, the church tried to quickly kill his story. Religions control groups of people....

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Updated 6 Minutes Ago

Evolution is true, Creationism is false.

Jedd
DerKurbis

I suppose the title is simple enough that there is no need to define anything. Pro will argue that Evolution is true, Creationism is false, vice versa for Con. Burden of proof is shared. Basic opening point: There are tons of evidence supporting evolution. What does creationism have?...

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Updated 7 Minutes Ago

multiply=combine sides

vi_spex
condeelmaster

5+5*5+5=100 5+5=5*2 divide=share multiply=combine sides all math equations are triangles square or circles etc.. 1=circle 2=double 3=triangle 4=box because a sphere is 1 and it has only 1 side.. so 10 multiplied by 10 could be balls or spheres put togeather but a box is 4 balls put togeather.. so 1 can mean points that allow for something to exist any equation is 100 percent.. so to diviede an equation it must be equal.. which is to say it has a shape, wheather its a bo...

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5 Comments
Updated 10 Minutes Ago

Should Luke have destroyed the death star?

RMoon19
Rami

I would ask that the affirmative team present their argument first for the purpose of fairness. I will post my response after that, so that the AFF team gets the last speech before voting....

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8 Comments
Updated 42 Minutes Ago

Apple Or Microsoft?

cburke1234
fire_wings

Is Apple Better Than Microsoft?...

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Updated 57 Minutes Ago

Should Evolution be Taught in Schools?

Tyler_Putney
HACKS

Evolution is now globally accepted as a unifying theory of biology. This debate will highlight the reasons why or why not evolution should be taught in schools, its impact on students, and the information it provides. The format for this debate will be as follows. Round One: Acceptance Only, No Arguments Round Two: Opening Arguments, No Rebuttals Round Three: Second Arguments, Rebuttals Round Four: No New Arguments, Rebuttals, Closing Remarks If you wish to accept, I would like a serious...

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Updated 59 Minutes Ago

Should Parents be allowed to beat there children ?

Linkstart
DATXDUDE

I think it is okay to beat a child with a BELT and it is not done every time they do something wrong....

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12 Comments
Updated 1 Hour Ago

Counter Strike: Global Offensive is, on balance, a better competitive FPS than Team Fortress 2.

Valkrin
Icylittlething

Haven't done a debate in a while, let's do this.Keep in mind I've played TF2 a lot more than CS.DEFINITIONS:FPS: First Person ShooterOn Balance: All things consideredBetter: "of a more excellent or effective type or quality" [1]Competitive: "of or relating to a situation in which people or groups are trying to win a contest or be more successful than others" [2]

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14 Comments
Updated 1 Hour Ago

God, Jesus and the Bible are nonsensical.

Jedd
brontoraptor

God: Specifically the Christian God. Jesus: Christ's Prophet. Bible: Christ's Holy book. Nonsense: Wrong, not true, making no sense. Pro will argue that a majority of God, Jesus and the Bible are nonsensical. Con will argue that a majority of God, Jesus and the Bible are true. No restrictions on what to write on any round except round 4, in which there are only rebuttals and no new points are made. Burden of proof is shared. Basic opening point: Here we go again. Relying on a...

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19 Comments
Updated 1 Hour Ago