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being mixed race makes u immune to racial stupidity

pedigree17
InnovativeEphemera

Mixed race people are immune to racial ignorance...

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the 'unlimited paradox' - the unlimited is proven to be a false idea

dairygirl4u2c
Domr

the 'unlimited paradox' - the unlimited is proven to be a false idea weakest point. the unlimited paradox states that an immovable object cannot exist at the same time as an unstoppable force. the fact that it cannot exist at the same time, shows that the unlimited truly doesn't exist. better point. an immovable rock cannot be created that can be lifted by an unstoppable force....

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J.J Rousseau's View of the State of Nature Is Superior to That of Hobbes

ConservativePolitico
Kc1999

This debate will be about whose view of the State of Nature is better, Hobbes or Rousseau. I affirm that Rousseau's is superior. If you do not know the ins and outs of each of these positions please DO NOT VOTE ON THIS DEBATE. Since this is a debate and not a political philosophy lecture we will not cover the topics in much depth outside of the purview of the debate. I trust my opponent knows these topics well.First Round - AcceptanceSecond Rou...

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Life on earth has no intrinsic value.

Stanoneman
maddiezieglerfan

The assumptions for this argument: 1. There is no afterlife. 2. Human beings are headed toward extinction either through self-inflicted or natural catastrophe....

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A human Soul exists

Toviyah
n7

Hey everyone, First round is for acceptance. A soul is defined as: "The spiritual or immaterial part of a human being, regarded as immortal" [1] BOP will be on me. This debate is impossible to accept; if you want to debate, leave a comment :) Enjoy! [1] http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/soul...

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the 'unlimited paradox' - the unlimited as an idea is proven to be a false

dairygirl4u2c
Paradigm

the 'unlimited paradox' - the unlimited is proven to be a false idea weakest point. the unlimited paradox states that an immovable object cannot exist at the same time as an unstoppable force. the fact that it cannot exist at the same time, shows that the unlimited truly doesn't exist. better point. an immovable rock cannot be created that can be lifted by an unstoppable force....

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the 'unlimited paradox' - the unlimited is proven to be a false idea

dairygirl4u2c
SGM_iz_SekC

the 'unlimited paradox' - the unlimited is proven to be a false idea weakest point. the unlimited paradox states that an immovable object cannot exist at the same time as an unstoppable force. the fact that it cannot exist at the same time, shows that the unlimited truly doesn't exist. better point. an immovable rock cannot be created that can be lifted by an unstoppable force....

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Updated 2 Weeks Ago

War its beginning and its necessity

glory_lyfe
rings48

My place in this argument is that war id not necessary The most likely beginning of war was when a tribe gained some form of advantage over its neighboring tribes whether by a good leader a good crop return it doesn't matter. It took over its neighbors and gained more population so it had even more advantage in the next "War". I am going to call those alpha tribes. They conquered their neighbors and gained even more power until they controlled lots of people and land. At some point they are goi...

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Since lust is a sin God cannot be both Omniscient and Omnibenevolent

PrimeLunatic
Truth_seeker

This debate originally was for LifeMeansGodIsGood, but due to the fact he has neither accepted nor denied my request I am leaving it open for anyone who wishes to participate. These are the criteria for my opponent: He recognizes lust is a sin He recognizes Go...

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Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Atheism is more reasonable and positive than Deism

SweeneyTodd
mbm16

From my understanding, a lot of people call themselves deists because they think it's better to believe in something rather than nothing: it's more optimistic and more logical. I not only think it's silly to choose deism over atheism but atheism is definitely more optimistic....

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