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This House Believes That Reason Favors That A Neo-Lorentzian Aether Exists!

Ajabi

Resolved: This House Believes That Reason Favors That A Neo-Lorentzian Aether Exists!Debate Details: I wanted to debate this topic ever since I saw Sargon's debate (http://www.debate.org/debates/A-Neo-Lorentzian-Ether-Exists/1/) on this topic. He recommended me some boo...

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16 Comments
Updated 16 Hours Ago

The Kalam Cosmological Argument is unsound

UchihaMadara

1. First round for acceptance2. No new arguments in the final round3. The debate should be impossible to accept. Finding a way to accept without permission will result in an automatic loss for Con. If you would like to accept, please say so in the comments section, and I will challenge you in a week or so.4. By accepting the debate, Con agrees to use the following definitionsK...

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17 Comments
Updated 17 Hours Ago

Men accused of rape should be castrated

Garbanza
Mikal

Men who have been accused by two or more women of rape should be castrated.Leave a message in the comments if you'd like to accept.First round is acceptance. ...

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22 Comments
Updated 18 Hours Ago

There Exists A Non-Mental Reality

Rational_Thinker9119
GoOrDin

Most people believe in a non-mental reality... However, I don't think that these people really have any valid justification. This debate is a challenge to anyone who believes that they can demonstrate that a reality exists outside of mind (or, at least that a reality outside of mind is the most plausible explanation for our experiences). The burden of proof will not be shared, as I have defended my position enough in debate. I would like to see some positive arguments for a non-mental reali...

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12 Comments
Updated 19 Hours Ago

"Portrayal of Teenager's Body Image on Media wields more Negative than Positive Effects." Discuss

Ants
WhoIsToSayWhatIsRight

The media sets an unrealistic expectation on body image for teenagers. Most fashion industries utilize media to garner viewership and consumership on their products. Industries select models based on their physical apearances to promote their product. This is usually done by editing the photographs to make men look bigger and women smaller, most of the time these are unreal and false figures that viewers are deceived into believing. For example, the recent controversy that Target edited an image...

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1 Comments
Updated 11 Hours Ago

DDD's 30th debate: Physical Education SHOULD be a requirement in schools

dynamicduodebaters
UchihaMadara

INTRODUCTIONl can’t believe it has been 30 debates! Anyways, On to the debate! The resolution is “Physical Education should be a requirement in schools” I am pro, or for this resolution. IMPORTANT THING...

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10 Comments
Updated 21 Hours Ago

Five night's at Freddy is one of the best horror games!

DefineRich
DarkSideKyp

Round #1 Acceptance Round #2 Argument Round #3 Closing statement...

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1 Comments
Updated 1 Hour Ago

should people help drug users

coolkid1231
intellectuallyprimitive

I think people should help drug users because they need help and who is going to help them. I watched a video and people tryed to help them and some addicts stopped, but they allowed the people to use the drugs for free so i think they are just egging them on so they will continue the addiction to nicotine and other hard drugs. These are my contentions. I look forward to seeing yours may the debate be a good one....

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1 Comments
Updated 22 Hours Ago

Resolved: We should lynch Wylted

Envisage

*Leave a message in the comments if you want to accept**Wylted's permission has been obtained prior to this debate*Note to voters: 2,500 ELO, and conduct may not be rewarded just by virtue of the debate topic at hand. Points should be rewarded according to Ragnar's DDO FAQ.Definitions:Wylted: The person who operates this DDO Account - http://www.debate.org/Wylted/ Lynch: "To execute without due process of law, especially to hang, as by a mob." 10,000 cha...

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17 Comments
Updated 23 Hours Ago

History Debate!

sengejuri

This will be a debate about a historical topic. This debate is impossible to accept, so write your proposed topic in the comments and I'll invite the person with the best proposal to debate. Please include all definitions and assumptions you'd like to use in your comment. No WWII topics please. Structure will be as follows: Round 1: acceptance only, no arguments Round 2: Opening statements for each side (no rebuttals allowed) Round 3: Rebuttals and additional arguments Round 4: Final rebu...

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8 Comments
Updated 1 Day Ago