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God Probably Doesn't Exist

n7
Toviyah

This debate is impossible to accept, if you wish to accept let me know in the comments.You must have a minimum of 2500 ELO to vote on this debate.Definitions:God: The sentient eternal (has always existed and held his properties) omnipotent, omniscient, omnibenevolent being that was the efficient cause of the universe.Probably: Almost certainly; as far as one knows or can tell.Doesn't Exist: Does not have objective reality or being....

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205 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Violence in video games does not significantly contribute to real world violence.

debatability
Wylted

Wylted and I will be debating this topic.DefinitionsSignificantly- in a way that is relevant or has an important effect on somethingObservationsThis debate is about the impact of violence in video games, not about the impact of video games themselves. I am looking forward to a great debate!!...

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201 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Wylted 100th Debate: The United States should implement caning as a punishment for criminals.

Wylted
thett3

This debate won't be started for at least another 2 weeks. Between then and now, I'll work on the resolution. Any advice on that part is welcome. The debate should be impossible to accept and I will be nominating judges and doing a choose winner option. Judges are yet to be determined and any suggestions by potential opponents will be considered. I'll be arguing that criminals should have the option of being caned it going to prison, should they receive a jail/prison sentence. Yes, e...

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132 Comments
Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Rematch: Truth_seeker vs. 9spaceking

Truth_seeker
9spaceking

The battle will be judged on the following 1) Lyrics 2) bar length 3) jokes 4) originality 5) complexity 6) schemes 7) wordplay 8) aggression First round acceptance...

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24 Comments
Updated 1 Week Ago

Wikipedia should be considered a viable source on DDO

Daltonian
xOs

I am re-launching this debate for all who are interested in accepting.This debate is currently impossible to accept. If you are interested, clarify so by either giving me a PM or saying so in the comments. This filter only exists to prohibit trolls from accepting. If someone somehow accepts...

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70 Comments
Updated 3 Weeks 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 6 Months Ago

Do use of "profanities" hinder one's credibility/argument?

Mister_Man
Mr.Grace

This came to my mind after finding it is against the terms of service to use profane language on this site. - Does this really matter? I do not imply insults. Insults and profanity or swear words are completely different things. The Wikipedia definition [1] is what I will use. If you do not like that definition, please provide your own. My argument is that the use of profane language should not only not offend someone if it is not used in the form of an insult, but it should not take a...

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9 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

The User Known as 9spaceking Should be put in a Insane Asylum

9spaceking
dynamicduodebaters

PREFACEI have went through many profiles on DDO, and many seem to have mental problems. However, our greatest threat seems to be the infamous troll 9spaceking. His debates and posts prove his insanity, and he must be put through an insane asylum to protect us all from his craziness!!Insanity: " a derangement

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52 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Tattoos

Bchatman
suzyy97

Do women look more attractive with tattoos or without tattoos?...

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8 Comments
Updated 1 Week Ago

WODC: Organ Procurement and Just Societies

bsh1
ArcTImes

PrefaceThis debate is for Larz's World Online Debate Cup Tournament. I thank Arc for this opportunity to debate him and I look forward to an excellent round. Also, there is a 1,500 minimum ELO required to vote on this debate.Full TopicA just society ought to presume consent for organ procurement from the deceased.DefinitionsOught - Morally DesirablePresume -...

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42 Comments
Updated 2 Weeks Ago