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The sun orbits the earth

BrainofanIndividual
MathandScienceprodigy

I will argue in favor of the resolution that the Sun does in fact orbit the Earth. Con may argue first....

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6 Comments
Updated 4 Months Ago

Stand your Ground Laws are a legitimate expansion of the doctrine of self defense

Iampro
carpediem

The first round is acceptance. I will be arguing the pro side and I hope for a worthy challenger since Im using this to strengthen my case. Any tips will be greatly appreciated....

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10 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

People should NOT own guns

Mickeymouseman
TUF

People shouldn't own guns. Guns are a problem in society, and result in the death of thousands every year. Whoever accepts this will have to prove how guns are helpful rather tahn a problem. Ican't grasp how anyone could even be for gun rights!...

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Updated 10 Months Ago

if we allow killing similiar to partial birth abortion... accidental birth killing should be allowed

dairygirl4u2c
bp_1138

if we would allow partial birth abortion, by extension, we should also allow killing the baby during an accidental birth that occurs during an attempted abortion. i would like a rhetorical debate. i am actually against this. but, i want someone who is for partial birth abortion etc but say they are against this to debate me. i am aware that partial birth is banned by federal law now... but it's a hypothetical debate. (we could also consider pregnancies that are beginning to be delievered, a...

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Updated 1 Year Ago

blacks probably = lower intelligece, at least as measured by IQ & brain size, than whites and asians

dairygirl4u2c
bluesteel

+++++++ "general consensus among scientists as published in the Wall Street Journal in 1994 titled "Mainstream Science on Intelligence" shows a consensus among scientists that average IQ are as followed in America. Blacks 85. Whites 100. East Asians 106. Further studies done and published in science journals show IQ to be overwhelmingly genetic. Minnesota Twins Study by Dr. Thomas Bouchard, the most famous twin study done, shows that identical twins separated at birth are significantly more sim...

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7 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

Geography should be given more priority in middle school and high school

Awesome-Sauce
ConservativePolitico

Resolved: The subject of geography should be given more priority and therefore be taught more in middle school and high school.First round acceptance. No trolling/semantics please.Thanks to all considering ...

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Updated 1 Year Ago

Should smoking in public be illegal?

squeekietoy
strikepose821

Smoking in public should be illegal because smoking leads to numerous health problems. [c] It has been linked to respiratory problems in people who do not smoke who spend a lot of time with smokers or who live with smokers. [s] People in public places should not be subjected to people who want/need to smoke. The health and well being for non-smokers could be considered a national health problem. Health care due to respiratory issues due to smoking has increased the cost of health care tremend...

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Updated 1 Year Ago

This statement is false: Found in the cirriculum of the first US Public Schools, 1647... "...one chi

muzebreak
medic0506

I will be attempting to show that the statement, "Found in the cirriculum of the first US Public Schools, 1647... "...one chief project of that old deluder, Satan, to keep men from the knowledge of the Scriptures."", contained in medic0506's forum signature is factually incorrect. As he has refused to admit to this in the forums. Well either he can refuse this debate, admiting that he keeps that there knowing it is not the truth, or he can debate me on it. Well medic? I'v been on this site f...

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Updated 1 Year Ago

If you accept the challenge then I win, if you don't then I lose.

surpy
PeacefulChaos

The rules is in the topic title. If you accept the challenge to this debate, then I automatically win no matter what, if no one accepts the challenge to this debate then I automatically lose. It is your choice! Oh! Did I mention that if you accept the challenge to this debate then you get a free cookie! :D...

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5 Comments
Updated 2 Years Ago

One should not be forced to say the pledge of allegience in school.

socialpinko
kimjohnny13

I will take the pro position that it is wrong to force a student or child to recite the pledge of allegience. Forced: enforced or compulsory http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/forced...

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Updated 3 Years Ago