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Huge Lego Buildings ( with brick sized Legos)

redjayphinex
Gatto_Gateaau

Yes, lego buildings are possible to make if the legos are the size of bricks. If you think about it when you make buildings with these types of legos you dont need to demolish buildings, even if you do demolish the building you are able to use the same pieces again to make a new house. This virtually illiminates the problem...

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Updated 9 Hours Ago

Gender based income inequality

PaigeDebate
RTKTRG2.0

How can the United States help correct the gender bias on income payment?...

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Updated 7 Hours Ago

Should SUV's be illegal or not

airoil937
The_Intelligence

On September 3, 1995, a fatal automobile accident occurred on highway 26; a small red car lost control when it hit a patch of wet pavement and headed straight towards a white Chevy Suburban. The impact of the collision ripped the small red car into two pieces resulting in a large fireball and instantly killing two 20 year old females. No fatalities occurred within the Suburban. Had the Suburban been a smaller, and more conventional car, the outcome may have been much different and no deaths may...

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The U.S. Penny Should Be Abolished

Conspiracyrisk
Miss_Persistent

This debate is a redo of one of my previous debates. If you wish, you may view that one first to get the gist of my opinion. However, I am adding the rule that you may not quote anything I said in that debate for the duration of this one. This debate will follow this pattern: Round 1: Opening Statements Only (No Arguments) Round 2: Opening Arguments Only (No Rebuttals) Round 3: Rebuttals Round 4: Closing Arguments (No Rebuttals) Round 5: Rebuttals and Closing Statements I am for abol...

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There is an economic pendulum effect between the East and the West

P.Ellis
AMRead

There is quite clearly an economic pendulum effect in everything, which, on its largest scale is a swing of economic greatness and disparity between the East and the West. Furthermore we are know in the death throws of Western Economic supremacy, and the East is showing signs of becoming the new super power, which you can see from the similarities in their development and how ours was during the 18th and 19th Centuries. You can use the different periods however you like, there is no structur...

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Updated 1 Day Ago

The United States Should Return to the Gold Standard

1Historygenius
16kadams

This debate is for Zaradi's tournmanent.The DebatePretty simple as the title explains. I believe the United States should return to the gold standard. I'm challenging 16kadams for the debate.No trolling or semantics and round 1 is for acceptance only. ...

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Updated 1 Week Ago

Resolved: The Death Penalty Should be Abolished

16kadams
miketheman1200

== Definitions == Death Penalty: "Capital punishment or the death penalty is a legal process whereby a person is put to death by the state as a punishment for a crime." -- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Capital_punishment Although this debate is about the US, examples from other countries can be used, all dat cool stuff. == Structure == R1: Pro can either accept or write his arguments. R2: Arguments (or rebuttals depending as to how Pro wants to go) R3: Rebuttals R4: Rebuttals a...

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Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Children 10 or older should be able to have a Facebook account

posy
taburkasaurusrex

I think children over the age of 10 are responsible enough, to have a facebook account. They are at that age where they can be really responsible.Although, I am not totally for it because children are children and they can get a bit irresponsible. I guess it just matters on the child....

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Updated 2 Weeks Ago

The nuking and the bombing of japan at the end of ww2 was unneaded and evil.

biggest_pro_going
lannan13

America bombing Japanese city's, fire bombing Tokyo, and nuking 2 major city's when Japan was in no state to fight back. I also want to argue the reasons for America dropping the bombs was not to save lives and i would like to here what any won else has to say about the reasons....

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Updated 1 Week Ago

Vast economic disparity is harmful to the US economy

Lanzky
16kadams

The growing income gap between the affluent part of society and the less fortunate is arguably one of the most defining challenges of our time. Therefore, this debate is of vital importance to everyone, regardless of socioeconomic background. Gini-coefficient indicates how great the economic inequality is in each country. The US is ranked on 92th place amongst developing countries in terms of economic inequality. We are even valued to have one of the highest Gini-coefficient in the world. It...

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Updated 2 Weeks Ago