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Does God exist?

Toviyah
Envisage

Thanks Envisage for accepting this debate. First round for acceptance I'm pro, Envisage will be Con. BOP is on me. 'God' is the Deistic concept of God. (Creator, transcendent, powerful) Enjoy!...

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195 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

On Balance Bluesteel is the best bachelor on DDO

Mikal
SeventhProfessor

This is pretty simple and a fun troll/serious debate Resolution - On balance bluesteel is the best bachelor on DDO This is a semi team debate, as myself and aaron will both work on this together. Whoever takes it is allowed to pick one person to debate this with if they so chose. They will start this in round 1 and declare the person of their choice (they must pick a person), and define why that person is a better bachelor than bluesteel In the last round they shall type simp...

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57 Comments
Updated 1 Week Ago

The United States should have a death penalty.

RoyLatham
Mikal

The death penalty, i.e. capital punishment, is "execution of an offender sentenced to death after conviction by a court of law of a criminal offense." [1. http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/capital%20punishment] Currently 32 states and the Federal government have a death penalty. [2. http://www.deathpenaltyinfo.org/states-and-without-death-penalty]. Background inf...

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122 Comments
Updated 4 Months Ago

Cigarettes should be illegal

IceClimbers
Zarroette

I think they should be illegal first round accept...

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9 Comments
Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Bhartiya Janta Party is a communalist party

rjayx8
Jay-D

Rules: Round 1 is for acceptanceRound 2 is for argumentsRound 3 is for counter-arguments / rebuttalRound 4 is closing statements and may be used to extend rebuttalThe character limit is 10,000 as this topic would require a detailed and comprehensive debate. Both Pro and Con have good cases to make and this is one of the very pressing issues as the BJP govt. has just...

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27 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

DDO Tier Tournament 2-Flat Earth Theory vs Spherical Earth Theory

Wylted
Romanii

Pro will be providing evidence for Flat Earth Theory. Con will be provided evidence of a round Earth. The debate should be determined by preponderance of evidence.There are to be no semantics with the terms round Earth or flat Earth. Neither round Earth theory or Flat Earth theory doubt topographical differences.First round is for acceptance. P.s. Romanii wanted me to add this. Round earth theory doesn't necessarily mean a perfect sphere. Just like flat Earth theory wo...

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182 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

The Problem of Evil falsifies the Christian God's Omnibenevolence

Envisage
Wylted

I am honoured to have Wylted accept this debate! Best of luck to him!.The burden of proof is on me to demonstrate the resolution to be true. I will argue in the following round and Con may provide rebuttals/arguments in the same round.10,000 characters.Round 1: AcceptanceRound 2: Opening arguments, Con may rebut meRound 3: Rebuttals/ArgumentsRound 4: Rebuttals/Conclusions - No new arguments/brand new rebuttalsThat is all, good luck!!...

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240 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

The Treaty of Versailles was the Main Cause of WW2

JustinAMoffatt
GOP

This debate will be between me and my good friend, GOP. The first round will NOT be for acceptance (seeing as I am instigating the challenge). To make the amount of argumentation even, GOP (Pro) will not rebut in round 5.To GOP: Let me know if you want to change any of the settings/the wording of the res. Accept this when you're ready. :) ...

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8 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

xXCryptoXx's 100th Debate: The Conjugal View of Marriage is Philosophically Valid

xXCryptoXx
bsh1

Opening Speech Hello all and welcome to my 100th debate! It has been a long journey in debating to get where I am on this wonderful summer day. Over the course of my debate history I have debated gay marriage a grand total of 24 times, having lost four of those debates, tying twice, and winning eighteen times. Gay marriage has been the debate topic of 2...

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142 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

This House Believes That Sense Experience Is The Ultimate Source of Knowledge!

Ajab
whiteflame

Introduction:This is a debate regarding Epistemology, it seeks to address the age old question which has seperated scientists and philsophers: wether empiricism is significantly the fundamental source of knowledge or whether innate knowledge or rationalistic knowledge forms a significant enough part of human knowledge. The resolution states "rational...

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155 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago