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The user known as Danielle used dishonest tactics in her same-sex parenting debate.

MouthWash
Danielle

Many people on this site know about me and Danielle's same-sex parenting debate, in which she won by a large margin and I accused her of using dishonest arguments (lawyering, strawmen, etc) in order to gain victory.In case you haven't, here's the link: [http://debate.org/debates/Homosexual-couples-can-raise-children-just-as-well-as-heterosexual-couples./1/]I...

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348 Comments
Updated 2 Years Ago

The Israeli Military intentionally attacked the USS Liberty

Wylted
Emilrose

I appreciate EmilRose being willing to debate this topic with me. I honestly didn't think many people would be too interested in this topic so I reached out to her knowing her interest in Israeli politics as well as history. I also wanted the challenge of facing an undefeated opponent. Little did I know that quit a few people were actually interested in debating this but I think I picked the best person for this particular debate anyway. The Elo limit unfortunately has to be at above 2,000 El...

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300 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Model Debate : Hot Girls

Mikal
dtaylor971

Note : This was an idea that either bsh or annie came up with, but I liked the concept. Each round each user will post 5 pictures of a model. All the pictures that are posted in one round must be of the same model. Meaning there will be 4 different models used throughout the course of this debate, with 20 pictures total. The name of the model should be included with their age, height, and weight. Con Will start the debate in round 1, and pass in round 5 to even out the rounds. Ju...

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277 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Airmax was justified with his ban on Jifpop

Mikal
tbhidc

Simple enoughResolution - The ban on jifpop that airmax put into place was justifiedStructureRounds(1) Rules(2) Contentions(3) Contentions/Rebuttals/Closing StatementsCon (1) Contentions(2) Contentions...

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238 Comments
Updated 8 Months Ago

All unadressed arguments in a debate should be considered concessions

Double_R
izbo10

Resolution As Pro my burden in this debate will be to defend the logic of the following statement: "You did not address his arguments, that means you concede them. That is...

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194 Comments
Updated 3 Years Ago

Meta-Ethical Moral Relativism Is An Incoherent Position.

TheSkeptic
Cerebral_Narcissist

I thank Cerebral Narcissist for accepting this debate challenge - it's been a while since my last debate, so I've been eager for another one. My position in this debate is not only is meta-ethical moral relativism unsound, it's logically incoherent. From here on out, I will refer to this position as meta-ethical relativism, and to be more precisely it's abbreviated form MMR. The following is a definition of MMR[1]: "The truth or falsity of moral judgments, or their justification, is not...

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194 Comments
Updated 4 Years Ago

My opponent can neither disprove gravity nor an almighty God.

wjmelements
Ragnar_Rahl

"an almighty God" means just that. It is not specifically the God of Abraham, but can also mean a god not worshipped. The concept of an almighty God is what's being debated. "gravity" is the theoretical force that attracts mass together in our universe. http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gravity (definition 3) "My opponent" means CON, also known as the contender. "can neither disprove...nor" means not being able to prove false either concept http://www.thefreedictionary.com/dispr...

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187 Comments
Updated 6 Years Ago

Animals should be slaughtered to provide people with food.

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kbub

I'm arguing animals should be slaughtered to feed humans. Round one can be used for acceptance or for arguments. Final round is to provide a summary and to tie up loose ends....

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179 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

The 16kadams Trial

Microsuck
Defense

This is the official trial of 16kadams.4 roundsDebate resolution will simply be "Trial of 16kadams"

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161 Comments
Updated 2 Years Ago

Rap Battle : Rematch

Mikal
ShadowKingStudios

Shadow Vs Myself Con takes the first round, meaning he starts following this in Round 1. He will pass on Round 4 to even out the rounds. Failure to type anything other than "pass" in the final round will result in a full ff. Voting will work as follows Con R1- Pro R2 Con R2 - Pro R3 Con R3 - Pro R4 Then Con will pass his R4 Above judges shall vote on the rounds and whom they thought won that round. There are 3 rounds total, meaning this can go one of two ways. Either a 3 - 0...

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158 Comments
Updated 5 Months Ago