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The woman's buttocks is better than the woman's breasts

frankabe
gokuFNAF2

The first round is acceptance, but any comments are welcome. The question can't ultimately be mathematically resolved, but evidence should be cited for your position. Evidence can be scientific, anecdotal, or personal experience....

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6 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

On balance, jury nullification in the United States is just

thett3
whiteflame

This debate is for the Autumn tournament, round one. Resolved: On balance, jury nullification in the United States is just. Some definitions: Jury nullification is defined as the practice of a jury nullifying a law by returning a verdict of not guilty even though they believe that the defendant is guilty because they believe the law to be unjust. On balance: with all facts considered. I will define justice as giving each their due. What exactly is meant by "just" may be a point...

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49 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

Interventionism is Preferable to Isolationism

Varrack
AdventurerExplorer

PrefaceThis debate concerns the foreign policy of the United States. I will be arguing for the stance that the U.S. should act as the world's "policeman" and be involved in foreign affairs. Con will argue for the military withdrawal of the U.S. and lack of engagement in other countries thereof.DefinitionsInterventionism - the policy or doctrine of intervening for the purposes of ending con...

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17 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

Capitalism

Ariesx
Greg4586

Round 1-Acceptance, Round 2-Arguments, Round 3-Rebuttals, Round 4-Defense I will be defending Capitalism, while Con negate Capitalism....

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10 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

"Under God" should be removed from the Pledge of allegiance.

kasmic
Romanii

"Under God" should be removed from the Pledge of allegiance. Text of the pledge: "I pledge allegiance to the Flag of the United States of America, and to the Republic for which it stands, one Nation under God, indivisible,...

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50 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago

legoat james would be a better president than hillary clinton

Shrektheboss
Tough

hitlery clinton can't even satisfy her old man how is she going to satisfy a whole country? I don't even know why I'm comparing her to hitler, hitler can at least satisfy his women....

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3 Comments
Updated 8 Hours Ago

Governments ought to protect citizens from themselves.

kasmic

4 rounds/72hrs/6000 characters/Select Voting Round 1: acceptanceRound 2: Opening arguementsRound 3: Rebuttals

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33 Comments
Updated 2 Hours Ago

The United States Should Legalize Marijuana for Recreational Use

The_Commander
lannan13

R1: AcceptanceR2: Opening Arguments (no rebuttals)R3: RebuttalsR4: Defense & Conclusion (no new arguments)Definitions:Marijuana: cannabis, especially as smoked in cigarettesLegalize: make (something that was previously illegal) permissible by law.Recreational Use: used without medical justification for its psychoactive effects ...

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10 Comments
Updated 2 Days Ago

Resolved: Donald Trump will be a better President than Hillary Clinton.

Dpowell
sidewinder

Round 1: AcceptanceRound 2: Arguments Round 3: Rebuttals and conclusionsRules : no trolling no wikipedia no rude comments about either political party or candidates breaking of any of the these rules will result in an immediate forfeit of the debate I'm sorry if my rules seem harsh, but I'd like a nice clean debate. ...

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5 Comments
Updated 49 Minutes Ago

Gun bans would not be very effective in the U.S.A

tajshar2k

=Resolution=Read before acceptingSo I will argue that on balance, Gun Bans will not be very effective in the U.SMy opponent will argue on balance Gun Bans would be effectiveBOP is shared

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9 Comments
Updated 19 Minutes Ago