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Stephen_Hawkins
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Rome did nothing original that was impressive and simply stole from other civilizations

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Stephen_Hawkins
Voting Style: Open Point System: 7 Point
Started: 10/4/2012 Category: Miscellaneous
Updated: 4 years ago Status: Post Voting Period
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american5

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Acceptance only.
Stephen_Hawkins

Con

I accept. Seeing as the debate is otherwise only of accepting, I imagine my opponent just means round one. So I'll await his arguments.
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Debate Round No. 2
american5

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american5 forfeited this round.
Stephen_Hawkins

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Seeing as the debate is only acceptance, I'll accept the debate.
Debate Round No. 3
american5

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Stephen_Hawkins

Con

I accept the debate.

(Rome invented socks and roads)
Debate Round No. 4
american5

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Stephen_Hawkins

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Vote Con, vote Con for socks! Everyone loves socks after all. SOCKS.
Debate Round No. 5
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Posted by TheElderScroll 4 years ago
TheElderScroll
Well... their cultures are based on Greeks, but their governing styles are somewhat unique to their Latin tribes. So when you said: Rome did nothing original, you mean "nothing" or "nothing in terms of?" A single example would necessarily defeat the extreme assertion.
Posted by 16kadams 4 years ago
16kadams
Their fighting style was different. Mixing everything is new...
Aqueducts...
Colosseum...
You can't steal one of the biggest empires as an idea...
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Vote Placed by Ron-Paul 4 years ago
Ron-Paul
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