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The world is overpopulated.

exempli_gratia
Skynet

BackgroundRecently the UN has announced that the world population has surpassed 7billion [1]. This is a landmark achievement, and the world population is expected to continue to grow.TopicThis debate will argue whether or not the world is overpopulated based on the ability of the world to sustain its current population with regards to fo...

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7 Comments
Updated 3 Years Ago

Should we have dropped the Atomic Bombs on Japan?

FactorAllstars
2-D

should we have used the atomic bomb on Japan?...

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Updated 1 Year Ago

The Incoherent Attribute Argument is Sound

Mr.Infidel
Nur-Ab-Sal

Resolved: The incoherent attribute Argument against God's existence is sound. God will be defined as a singular being who possesses the attributes of, but not limited to: Almighty; Eternal; Holy; Immortal; Immense; Immutable; Incomprehensible; Ineffable; Infinite; Invisible; Just;...

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Updated 3 Years Ago

It is reasonable to argue that the JC Penney Hilter tea pot scandal was intentional.

2-D
Just-Your-Average-Atheist

http://www.businessinsider.com/hitler-teapot-on-jcpenney-billboard-2013-5Rules:1. No semantic or loophole arguments; I'm new and it's not interesting to me to argue over the likely mistakes in my setup. 2. First round is for acceptance, no new arguments in the last round3. I hope you will laugh at the meme but this is not a troll debate?Definitions:

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Updated 1 Year Ago

Whether or not Troy Davis should have been executed

younglion3000
imabench

I believe that the judge should have looked into the case further to see the truth in whole case and let Troy Davis walk like they let Amanda Knox walk...

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Updated 3 Years Ago

Jodi Arias Should get the death penalty

RocketEngineer
Pursuer

Round 1 is to accept this debate. I will be arguing that Jodi should get the Death penalty during the Retrial on July 18th, while my opponent will argue that she should be sentenced to life in prison....

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Updated 1 Year Ago

Should Keith Olbermann receive a lifetime ban from telelvision broadcasting?

flyinitalian88
Ore_Ele

I have never heard this guy make one intelligent statement. Right now, I am reading a book, and there's a part that talks about an interview Olbermann had with Playboy in I believe 2007. His exact statement was "Fox News is worse than al Qaeda." He also even said that Fox News is worse than the KKK. I don't think he realizes how many people he offended. I know I would be offended if I had a family member die in 9/11, or if I had a family member killed by the KKK. Last time I checked, Fox News do...

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9 Comments
Updated 3 Years Ago

Obama deserved the Nobel Prize

000ike
randolph7

Full Resolution: Obama deserved the Nobel Peace Prize he won in 2009.Round 1: AcceptanceRound 4: Rebuttals onlyStandard debate rules apply. ...

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14 Comments
Updated 3 Years Ago

Public health concerns justify compulsory immunization.

CaleBREEEum
sashaperry

This will be a LD style debate. Due to my case being too long for this website ill have to split up my Constructive into two parts. Hence why I made the debate have more rounds, however i will adhere to the rules and abstain from bringing up any new arguments. Resolved: Public health concerns justify compulsory immunization. V: Justice VC: Reducing Human Suffering Concerns- to relate to; be connected with; be of interest or importance to; affect or pertaining to affairs Just- done or made...

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5 Comments
Updated 5 Years Ago

President Obama would destroy Bush in an election

Lucky120
thatsbalone

Well lets see if Obama and Bush were to go against each other in a presidential debate Obama would win and here is why. First of all Bush lied through his teeth when he ran the last time, talking about he was going to fix everything as for Obama is doing what he said he was going to do and then some. Two Bush did not do nothing his first 100 days in office as for Obama he traveled around and met many other presidents and actually sat down and talked with them. Obama was not the only one...

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13 Comments
Updated 5 Years Ago