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Gay Marriage should Not be Permitted


PrefaceI thank Zarroette for this debate. I hope she agrees to accept, and I look forward to a cordial, engaging exchange of views. If she would like to alter any rules or formatting, she should PM me prior to acceptance. This is, of course, an issue that is important to me personally, and so I hope to defend my position well. Due to the tendency for some users to cast ideological ballots on sensitive current-issue topics like this one, there is a mi...

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Updated 3 Years Ago

Same-Sex Marriage Should Be Legal in the United States


I want to begin by saying how delighted I am to be debating Contradiction on this very important social issue. It's good to be able to argue with someone who is so philosophically inclined. For my part of the debate, I'll be arguing that same-sex marriage should be legal in the United States. Accordingly, in this debate I'm going to defend two basic contentions. First, there are no legally tenable reasons to ban same-sex marriage. And secondly, there are good reasons to think th...

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Updated 6 Years Ago

theism is atheism


if i take my hand behind my back, and claim i am showing 3 fingers, is it true for you to say yes vi you are? you can believe that i am showing 4 fingers, or 5, and if you believe my claim that i am showing 3 fingers behind my back you are an atheist to the guys believing that i am showing 4 or 5 fingers...

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Updated 2 Years Ago

Resolved: God's Existence Does Not Entirely Violate Science


I will be arguing that science can support God's existence and surprisingly, REQUIRES God to exist. Examples: 1. The Big Bang could not have happened without God. It violates the law of conservation of energy, which states that matter and energy cannot be created nor destroyed. How do I know I am not contradicting myself? Because scientific laws only apply to physical beings (i.e. Us). God is a spiritual being (John 4:14) and is all-powerful, so physical law cannot apply to Him. 2. The t...

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Updated 4 Years Ago

Newly revealed natural scientific laws govern the morality of abortion


Thank you for accepting this important debate. The law debated here could alter the way people think about abortion. This debate will test a newly revealed natural scientific law that partially governs the impact that abortion has on society. If this law is valid, then the generally accepted conclusions of the pro life movement will need revision or become invalid. Natural laws are self evident once brought to light and backed up with theory. Natural laws are not invented, they are reveale...

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Updated 6 Years Ago

Babies are atheist


Unless there is confusion on what babies are this should be pretty straight forward. No trolling, the definition of trolling is completely up to me. The term athiest is up for debate. no new arguments last round. first round for acceptance, bop shared. The question at hand is, what does it mean to be an athiest? 48 hours to respond....

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Updated 2 Years Ago

Life has no unquestionalbe value if there is no God who created all things.


First round is for acceptance and opening statements. My opponent can be atheistic, agnostic, or of whatever faith can be named under the sun. This debate is about the meaning of life. You can see by my screen name what I think the meaning of life is, but this debate is to question my opponents beliefs about the meaning of life,If I clearly show my opponents beliefs are questionable, I should be awarded the points for having the better argument.&nbs...

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Updated 3 Years Ago

Evolution, does it make sense?


Does evolution make sense? Well i hardly have an answer now but ill draw up some facts and stories then ill conclude my thoughts.The religion of Evolution The more people I encounter who subscribe to evolution as a plausible explanation for the beginning of the human species, the more I see common ground between atheists and the religious. The underlying aspect is the vehement defense of their beliefs, and the need to debunk outside ideologies in order to prove that they are right. There are...

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Updated 5 Years Ago

911 WAS an inside job ..........


denier of truth blade runnner needs to be schooled ....

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Updated 4 Years Ago

God does NOT exist!!!


God does not exist!! There is absolutely NO EVIDENCE of any gods existing!!! I am open to the possibility that God exists, but you cannot deny THERE IS NO HARD EVIDENCE!!!If God DID exist, he would be the most disgusting being imaginable!!!! Give me HARD EVIDENCE GOD EXISSTS OR ELSE HE DOES NOT!!! ...

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Updated 4 Years Ago