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Resolved: The Affirmative Debator is Not Required by DDO Rules to the Term "Burden of Proof"

ShadowKingStudios
Badman

Simple.Each debater must provide their best evidence that the "Burden of Proof" is Stipulated or Not Stipulated in Debate.org rules for the Affirmative Debater.

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17 Comments
Updated 4 Weeks Ago

ELO doesn't make you a good debater

Truth_seeker
9spaceking

ELO has nothing to do with whether or not you are a skilled debater, but is determined by many factors. First round acceptance...

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7 Comments
Updated 4 Weeks Ago

Rap Battle Tourney SemiFinals

Phoenix61397
9spaceking

You can either start this round and vacate your last round or accept this round and use your last round to battle. Good luck!...

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24 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

factory farms should be illegal

my_moral_standards
lannan13

I will be arguing that factory farming should be illegal i will accept the first person who wishes to argue against. :) definition/s: factory farming- a system of rearing livestock using highly intensive methods, by which poultry, pigs, or cattle are confined indoors under strictly controlled conditions. Layout Round 1: My opponent has the choice of either using the first round for acceptance, or can present any arguments that they may have. If they present an argument R1, they must onl...

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4 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Debate.org Should Be More Democratic

WilliamsP
sherlockholmesfan2798

In this debate, I will argue that the debate.org community should be more democratic and free. I do not believe that the moderators and administrators to be fair at times. There are times when I truly criticize and oppose their actions. The below structure will be utilized: Round 1:<...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

MIstake is the mother of all success

geenaluvkuromi
Pfalcon1318

Mistake is the mother of all success (Pro) Developing confidence is an important part of learning a language. I am a firm believer that mistakes are an important part of any learning cycle. As Henry Ford famously said: "I don't make mistakes, I learn too much from them". The next stage is to recognize the self-discovery process of one's mistakes. Sophia Lorean, a famous Italian and American actress once wittingly told a bunch of reporters that, "After all these years, I am still involved in the...

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8 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Irrational debate of many layers (Experimental debate)

TruthGen
doomswatter

Following my proposal in http://www.debate.org/debates/Debates-are-meant-to-be-won-not-to-reach-truth/1/ This debate is meant to push the boundaries of classical debating. The fun of this debate is to give a totally unrelated source (one link per turn) to the opponent and make him use this information to use as convincing as possible. I propose talking about "Could Jesus microwave a burrito so hot that he Himself could not eat it?" The opponent must use this link as the only source...

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5 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

9/11 justified?

TheMasterofEnglish
Ozzyhead

RIP to the 2,976 Americans that were killed during 9/11 and to the 48,644 Afghan, 1,690,903 Iraqi and 35,000 Pakistan people that paid the ultimate price. The Americans are the biggest of the hypocrites. They have lost their respect in the UN....

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10 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

Ultimate Debate #3 McDonalds (pro) VS Burger King (con)

dynamicduodebaters
Ozzyhead

Ultimate debate 1: http://www.debate.org/debates/The-ultimate-debates-1-Coca-cola-pro-VS-Pepsi-con/1/ Ultimate debate 2: http://www.debate.org/debates/Ultimate-Debate-2-Summer-Olympics-pro-VS-Winter-Olympics-con/1/ This debate is impossible to accept. If you would like to debate this, comment. I will accept someone from the comments I would like to debate.If you wish to debate, say so in comments, message me or comment on my profile. Also, should there be...

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11 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago

I am not the stongest man in the word

MyBrainHurts123
Wylted

The burden of proof lies on your shoulders. The first round is acceptance. This is unwinnable, Do not accept....... (if you're a coward and are afraid of impossible odds)...

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25 Comments
Updated 1 Month Ago