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The plethora, Version 2

LR4N6FTW4EVA
Bnesiba

I will provide a list of topics, choose one, you're CON, I'm PRO. Then in R2 I go and post. Note, I am playing Devil's advocate in some places. 1. Most nonhuman Animal's do not deserve rights. 2. Utilitarianism is superior to Kantianism. 3. Sarah Palin is not as incompetent as she is made out to be. 4. Cannibalism of dead people should be socially acceptable, if not encouraged. 5. Agriculture was a mistake. 6. Anarchy could feasibly work. 7. Functionalism is a flawed theory of mind. 8....

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Updated 5 Years Ago

President of the USA - place of birth

Lightkeeper
eddietastic

Resolution: "The requirement that in order for a person to be President of the USA he or she must be born in the USA is fair, just and reasonable" I am against this resolution. I will let my opponent formulate his argument first....

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Updated 5 Years Ago

Cloning

gibsonm496
Miyasana

I was recently assigned a persuasion paper for school. My chosen topic is cloning. Before I began my research I knew very little about the topic, only that it was highly controversial. But after only some beginning research I now believe otherwise. Cloning is a process that should be continued. I feel this way because cloning has many health benefits. Such as, cloning can be used to clone failing organs to replace old, or damaged ones. Also, by cloning a child from a single parent hereditary d...

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Updated 5 Years Ago

that music piracy should be legalized

mitchellr
Chuckles

Welcome I would firstly lkke to eductate that music piracy is stealing and thoughtout the centurys stealing has been viewed as wrong and un ethical so why should anything change now? Music artist put there life into there music. why should we take away there music and there profits....

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Updated 5 Years Ago

This house believes people's privacy is threatened by current trends is Internet media

Georgia
FlareGlare

With many people in today's society going online and making friends it is not threatening our privacy as we have the choice to add friends, show our face book, myspace pictures and profile. With even pages to report people. Also we are warned about this on tv at school and we only go online to chat to friends and meet friends friends....

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Updated 5 Years Ago

This House Would Recognize That The NDP Should Lose the 2009 Nova Scotia Election

MistahKurtz
Volkov

Let me begin by thanking Volkov for the wonderful idea. I would define 'this house' as the Nova Scotia legislature, still led by Rodney MacDonald's Progressive Conservative party. I would loosely define 'recognize' as put forward a platform as to why the PC, Liberal or Green party should win stead of the New Democratic Party. I define 'lose' as any configuration that results in the NDP not forming government. I hope that satisfies my honorable opponent and I invite him to change any bones...

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Updated 5 Years Ago

Determinism and free will completely contradict each other and cannot be both true simultaneously.

Goni
Nail_Bat

Determinism is defined as the philosophical doctrine that every state of affairs, including every human event, act, and decision is the inevitable consequence of antecedent states of affairs. Free will is defined as the power or ability of agents to to act otherwise than they in fact do. The Contender should explain how these two opposites can settle down together peacefully....

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7 Comments
Updated 5 Years Ago

Is it sometimes better to take risks than to follow a more reasonable course of action?

cheeryy_cake
Lightkeeper

Of course it is better to take risks. But what makes you think that taking risks is unreasonable? We are Humans -- it is what we do....

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5 Comments
Updated 4 Years Ago

Death Penalty

TAIDebate09
crushilista

Death penalty should be brought back...

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Updated 4 Years Ago

Resolved: On balanced, government employee labor unions have a positive impact on the United States

debaterbayne1
jingzhezhang

Whoever accepts this debate I shall let go first....

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Updated 4 Years Ago