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Students should be engaged in extra curricular activities

prefdave
soumya_a_thomas

The first round of this debate will be views on the topic, and the same pattern will continue throughout the debate, with the choice of rebuttals and counters from the second round onwards. The adage "All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy" has acquired a lot of significance today. This is because today"s kids are told to "Play less and study more!" Kids today are forced to get very high GPAs (Grade Point Averages) or secure very high percentages (read unrealistically high!). Thanks to the...

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The ultimate debates #1: Coca-cola (pro) VS Pepsi (con)

dynamicduodebaters
Strycora

The ultimate debates are here! This debate is impossible to accept. If you would like to debate this, comment. I will accept someone from the comments I would like to debate. Round 1: Acceptance Round 2: Arguments (max 3)Round 3: Arguments (max 3)Round 4: Arguments (max 3)Round 5: Rebuttals. You may NOT write rebuttals in any other round than the fifth. CON may NOT write rebuttals on my rebuttals in the fifth round. You may NOT bring up any new poin...

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15 Comments
Updated 16 Minutes Ago

Larztheloser Should be "Knighted" With the Official Title "Beast Slayer"

9spaceking
NiamC

Round one is for acceptance only. Most of the Burden of Proof is rested on me. Larztheloser: http://www.debate.org/larztheloser/Knighted: honorably given, possibly have the title right under his name. Using some kind of simple html-code.Beast: an animal, especially a large or dangerous four-footed one. From https://www.google.com/?gws_rd=ssl#q=define+beast.

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19 Comments
Updated 31 Minutes Ago

Resolved: Homosexuals should be permitted to marry

InnovativeEphemera
TheMoralCompass2014

Here it is, the official rematch between TheMoralCompass2014 and myself on the topic of gay marriage. Here is the original debate, in which it was resolved that gay marriage ought to be permissible: [http://www.debate.org/debates/Gay-marriage-right-or-wrong/1/]My opponent feels a bit raw about it and has requested a rematch. I am more than willing to provide that service, so long as my opponent agrees to actually refute my arguments this time, as well as presenting substantive a...

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Can God create a rock so big he can't lift it, or not create the rock? either, not @ same time

dairygirl4u2c
MrJosh

Can an Omnipotent God create a rock he cannot lift? it is said that If one answers yes to the question, then God is therefore not omnipotent because he cannot lift the rock, but if one answers no to the question, God is no longer omnipotent because he cannot create the rock. my position is that he can do one or the other, at different times, but he can't do both at the same time. and, that he can't do both at the same time doesn't disprove God as omnipotent. the solution is to say that God...

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Updated 1 Hour Ago

The Internet does more harm than good. Do you agree?

Siti17
RuiHao20

I must admit that internet nowadays does more harm than good. The technology and use of internet is part of my daily life. The advancement of internet are also one of the causes why we have less time to spend with our family members. We tend to spend hours and hours on our phone, delaying the time that we can actually use to do revisions and hang out with our family members....

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Updated 1 Hour Ago

Sodahead is cheap

Adam2
iamanatheistandthisiswhy

I will argue the point above. First round is for acceptance....

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Updated 1 Hour Ago

The internet does more harm than good. Do you agree?

Rachel122THK
Liyana11

I do agree that the internet does more harm than good. As research shows, the internet could harm many by a lot of serious means such as Cyber Bullying, Pornography and many more. The results of these actions may lead to cutting of wrist, commiting of suicide and hurting of people"s self-esteem....

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Updated 1 Hour Ago

Resolved: The United States Federal government should mine asteroids.

lannan13
Astal3

This is Round 1 match-up between Lannan13 and Astal3 in the Adopt-A-Noob Tourney. The Resolution that we are debating is above. The link for the AAN Tourney can be found here. (http://www.debate.org/forums/debate.org/topic/44249/) RulesBurden of Proof is shared.Round 1 is for acceptance only and definitions only.Round 2: Contentions will be presented no rebuttals.Round 3: RebuttalsRoun...

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8 Comments
Updated 1 Hour Ago

Papacy Is Unbiblical

radz
dsjpk5

Simon wasn't given the authority of supreme jurisdiction over the church. The Bible is clear on this.Roman Catholicism teaches this: David = King of the Kingdom

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