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Should monkeys be considered persons

TheDreamer
prinzoj

1. Primates are an order of mammals that include very primitive animals called Prosimians, as well as monkeys, apes, and humans 2. A human being is a man, woman, or child of the species Homo sapiens, distinguished from other animals by superior mental development, power of articulate speech, and upright stance. 3. A monkey is a small to medium-sized primate that typically has a long tail, most kinds of which live in trees in tropical countries. 4. With the exception of humans, which inh...

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Everything is a Lie

Mattyyy
vi_spex

We all magically appeared in this world when magical unknown created us. The known Magicians of this generation is known as their great grandsons and daughters. While the withcraft people are known as the heirs and the wives of this magical unknown. :) I believe in nothing. Bye...

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Geocentrism

GarretKadeDupre
RainbowDash52

I will scientifically prove that the entire universe rotates around the immobile Earth. To win this debate, I must prove the following points:1. Earth does not orbit/revolve around the sun.2. Earth does not spin/rotate. 3. The universe does spin/rotate around Earth. If my opponent appeals to Special Relativity or General Relativity, I will refute those theories as needed.The first debater to forfeit a round automatically...

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Santa Claus exists.

gwinfrost
Luxray2854

Santa Claus exists, and there is an abundance of solid evidence for it: -Scientists have discovered a hidden underground toy factory in the northern Polar Icecap in 1998 -Santa Claus is the only logical explanation for why children receive toys on Christmas -Santa Claus is the only logical explanation for why the cookies which are left out are eaten -I saw Santa Claus when I was a little boy in 2000. He tied me up to a chair and did weird things to me. It was magical, just like he is -The...

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Global Warming

Mythguy
thatguy554

Global Warming Imagine a nice day, 70 degrees, scattered clouds, maybe the wind is gently blowing, maybe there are some flowers nearby. That is winter on an Earth suffering from global warming. Now, go to summer: Imagine a desert, a sweltering 130 degrees, dry dust and sand everywhere. Hot, dry winds choking a parched landscape. It rarely rain, but when it does, imagine taking a drink of water, swallowing a little bit, and then being forced to spit the rest of it out. It is only enough to just...

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Resolved: The Theory of Evolution is Consistent with Scientific Evidence.

Raistlin
Oceanus

The Bible, or for that matter any Holy Book, is not valid evidence in this debate. Only scientific evidence may be used by either side. Note that I am not rejecting the Bible as a person but rather limiting the debate to a scientific one. Let's define a very important term. Theory of Evolution- The scientific theory that states current organisms descended from ancient ones with modification by means of natural selection and mutation, and that all life descended from a common ancestor....

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chicken or egg

uniformisstupid
Greener49

what came first egg or chicken...

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god is false

vi_spex
billgreatss

if nature is intended, its a machine, therefore god is false...

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Black Holes Exist

Subutai
RainbowDash52

We have finally agreed upon a debate topic and time.Full ResolutionBlack holes exist.DefinitionsBlack Holes: "...a place in space where gravity pulls so much that even light can not get out."[1]Exist: "To have actual being; ...

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belief is theism, so science is a religion

vi_spex
Sidewalker

i can get scientific information from the tv, computer, news paper, and call that information scientific evidence, so accepting information is allowing my self to be programmed, while my experience of now is real and true religion=to rely on NO ACCEPTANCE IN THE FIRST ROUND, OBVIUSLY; AS YOU CANT JOIN WITHOUT ACCEPTING FUCKFACE...

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