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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 2 Years 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 2 Years 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

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 8 Months Ago

3 divided by 0 equals 3 - Debate Two

Valkrin
vi_spex

I wish to debate spex on this topic once more (only once), as he still seems unconvinced about this.By agreeing to the debate you agree to the following:72 hours to argue, 8,000 characters max per argument.Any offensive content, including, but not limited to, swearing, derogatory language, and insulting will result in a forfeiture of the debate by the offender.If you wish to state the definition, feel fre...

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34 Comments
Updated 3 Months Ago

The sawn off shotgun should not be illegal

Calvincambridge
ConservativePolitico

Sawn off shotgun- A shotgun with a shorter barrel making it more similar to a very powerful pistol illegal-prohibited to law abiding citizens...

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3 Comments
Updated 2 Years 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

Resolved: Gay marriage ought be legalized in the United States.

ScarletGhost4396
Gabbie222

This round is for acceptance only. The next few will be for argumentation....

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7 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 3 Years Ago