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Age of The Earth (Team Debate)


Team Debate on The Age of The Earth Affirmative Position (Pro): The Earth is less than 10,000 years old. Negative Position (Con): The Earth is greater than 4,000,000,000 years old. Team Pro: creationtruth, NothingSpecial99, Theist_1998 Team Con: lannan13, ThinkBig, Ramshutu Debate Rules: Round 1 - Acceptance Round 2 - Opening Arguments (No Rebuttals) Round 3 - Rebuttals (No Defense of Arguments) Round 4 - Defense of Arguments (No New Arguments) Round 5 - Final Rebutta...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

rainbows dont exist to a person born blind


a blind man once found the gold at the end of a rainbow, and yet he never lived to tell about it, because on his way home he was killed by a leprechaun, and only a single peace of gold was found on him.. guess leprechauns like gold...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

Experimenting on animals for science purposes shouldn't be banned


Experimenting on animals for scientific purposes should not be banned because of several things, such as : 1. There is no such things as rights for animals,that's why scientist have been experimenting on animals. If there is rights for animals that means every human being must be a vegetarian. 2.If scientist don't use animals for experiment on diseases and cures then there's no medicine for such diseases. Imagine one of your family suffer a disease with cure that can't be found because scienti...

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Updated 3 Months Ago

logic has no flaws


if you have a bear skin, you have a dead bear, and if you have a bear skin, i know it comes from a bear.. cause and effect...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

Animal have sentience, can feel pain, and can suffer.


Animal have sentience, can feel pain, and can suffer. [0] Sources. 0.

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Updated 1 Month Ago

Imabench's 300th Debate!!! Resolved: Cats are Liquids


This is my 300th debate and I wanted to debate something ive always wanted to debate, whether or not cats are indeed liquids. We all have that one crazy belief that no one else thinks is true, this is my crazy belief. Me and Magicr agreed to debate this, and yes it is only 2 rounds long. Definitions: Liquid: An object with a fixed mass and fixed volume, but does not have a fixed shape and instead match the shape of the container they are poured into. Cats: Demons sent to Earth fro...

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Updated 3 Years Ago

Most don't know what science is or how science operates.


Science is dead. Kids aren't being taught what science is or how it operates because the teachers and professors and scientists themselves no longer know what science is or how it operates. We are now living in the new dark ages. Because the vast majority no longer understand how science operates, most are now gullible to believing whatever they are told to believe is true 'by science'. Very few know how to think for themselves - to reason - to use logic anymore so they have no choice but to...

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Updated 3 Months Ago

This house believes that GM crops are safe and GMOs should not be labeled


Resolved: GM Crops are safe to consume and foods made with GM ingredients should not be labeled. Definitions GM/GMO/Genetically Modified Organism: Genetically modified organisms (GMOs) can be defined as organisms (i.e. plants, animals or microorganisms) in which the genetic material (DNA) has been altered in a way that does not occur naturally by mating and/or natural recombination. The technology is often called "modern biotechnology" or "gene technology", sometimes also "recombinant DNA...

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Updated 3 Months Ago

The earth is probably less than 10,000 years old.


In this debate, Pro will argue the evidence that the earth is younger than 10,000 years, and Con will argue the evidence that the earth is older than 10,000 years. The debate is to be determined by the preponderance of evidence. Years are taken as units of time in the conventional sense as presently measured, not in an allegorical or poetic sense.The claim that the earth is less than 10,000 years old is part of Young Earth Creationism (YEC). In this debat...

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Updated 2 Years Ago

DNA Phenotyping


In June, the Supreme Court ruled that it is constitutional to take DNA samples from people who have been arrested for serious crimes"without a warrant, much less a conviction. Like bits of DNA taken from people found guilty, those samples can be entered into a database and used not only for the case at hand, but compared to other crime scene samples, connecting the arrestee to past crimes. The case before the Supreme Court focused on Alonzo Jay King, Jr., who was arrested for assault...

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Updated 4 Months Ago