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If god(s) existed, they would most likely prefer atheists over theists.

Jarhyn
brandonhall.7370013

The resolution is a simple one, namely that if there is some manner of god which has produced the human race for some grand purpose, it is more likely that such a purpose is hostile to the intents and activities and beliefs of theists and approving of the intents or activities or beliefs of atheists.The debate itself is one to be accepted and argued in good faith; The definitions used, argued against, and spoken to are to be those definitions which best match context and intent...

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20 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

We know that we are independent,but sometimes we are feeling that we are so far from it.Do you agree

chintu7036
Chicken

We know that we are independent,but sometimes we are feeling that we are so far from it.Do you agree with it or not ?...

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12 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

Whether animals deserve moral treatment.

Prox
AlextheYounga

Con Position: Animals neither have nor deserve rights, or any sort of moral treatment. Specifically, I will be arguing that morality only makes sense with respect to human agents and agents that can/may mimick human intelligence. Animals should only be treated as things or property. My opponent argues that animals should be treated with moral respect. We each will have to posit and defend an ethical philosophy as a framework to consider this issue, along with the issue, itself. Af...

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6 Comments
Updated 2 Years Ago

People should NOT own guns

Mickeymouseman
TUF

People shouldn't own guns. Guns are a problem in society, and result in the death of thousands every year. Whoever accepts this will have to prove how guns are helpful rather tahn a problem. Ican't grasp how anyone could even be for gun rights!...

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5 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

"Are we humans exactly like stones thrown in a river?"

ImSomebody
InfiniteBears

Rules1. I must argue in favor of the resolution that we humans aren't exactly like stones thrown in a river.2. First round for acceptance.3. BoP is on me; As much as you can prove why we are like humans, if there is at least ONE difference, I win (Hence the resolution ("Exactly")).4. No trolling.Failure to follow these rules will result in a 7-point forfeiture....

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9 Comments
Updated 7 Months Ago

i will get the fewest points in this debate

dairygirl4u2c
Windows

i will get the fewest points in this debate. when the poll shows that i got the fewest points.... my affirmation will be affirmed. that means that i really won this debate even if i got the fewest points. when most people are voting against me, that could only mean that the voter participating in voting against me, is contradicting himself. that is, i will have won the debate so how can you be voting agaisnt me? the only way to ensure that you are in the right as a voter, is to vote "pr...

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5 Comments
Updated 4 Months Ago

i am a highly formiddable debater- despite many poor stats

dairygirl4u2c
SPENCERJOYAGE14

if you look at my percentile ranking, im 99+% ranked. it's so high, that you can count numberically, that i'm just under 100th place in the ranking. in a realm of thousands upon thousands, that is not bad at all. if you look at my ELO and win ratio, you might conclude that perhaps i aint so great. i could get into reasons why those are so low, given my laid back nature, but i'm mainly interested in focusing on the stats. also, to be honest, i'm looking for someone with knowledge of h...

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1 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

God's wrath appears in response to defiance against Him.

LifeMeansGodIsGood
JohnMaynardKeynes

Atheism and agnosticism is defiance against God. God's wrath remains on those who are defiant against God.In this debate I will preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and God's warnings of fiery destruction in eternal hell fire for all who insist of defying God. God loves you and He wants you to know His love and not experiecne His wrath....

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33 Comments
Updated 2 Months Ago

It should be socially acceptable to make fun of God.

Blob
ConnorR

I will be arguing that it should be socially acceptable to make fun of God. Con will be arguing that it should not be socially acceptable to make fun of God. DefinitionsGod: any supernatural god of any religion. Make fun of: Find humor or laugh at in a vile or insulting way. To tease, ridicule or make jokes about, generally in a pejorative manner.Socially acceptable: Worthy of being accepted b...

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20 Comments
Updated 2 Years Ago

If you accept the challenge then I win, if you don't then I lose.

surpy
PeacefulChaos

The rules is in the topic title. If you accept the challenge to this debate, then I automatically win no matter what, if no one accepts the challenge to this debate then I automatically lose. It is your choice! Oh! Did I mention that if you accept the challenge to this debate then you get a free cookie! :D...

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5 Comments
Updated 2 Years Ago