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tejretics
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1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM
Posted: 10 months ago
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.
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1/31/2016 5:49:26 AM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM, tejretics wrote:
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.

Not so good debate, but you can vote for it

http://www.debate.org...
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1/31/2016 5:51:25 AM
Posted: 10 months ago
Your debate.. but I like this
http://www.debate.org...
#ALLHAILFIRETHEKINGOFTHEMISCFORUM

...it's not a new policy... it's just that DDO was built on an ancient burial ground, and that means the spirits of old rise again to cause us problems sometimes- Airmax1227

Wtf you must have an IQ of 250 if you're 11 and already decent at this- 16k

Go to sleep!!!!- missmozart

So to start off, I never committed suicide- Vaarka
tejretics
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1/31/2016 5:51:37 AM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 1/31/2016 5:49:26 AM, fire_wings wrote:
At 1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM, tejretics wrote:
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.

Not so good debate, but you can vote for it

http://www.debate.org...

A vote request on a debate you admit as "not . . . good" is virtually thread derailment, since it's irrelevant to the topic at hand. You want votes, post it in the voting thread or send me a PM. You have to *understand* the meaning of OP's before you post on threads. Please just read the OP.
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tejretics
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1/31/2016 7:15:22 AM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 1/31/2016 6:03:21 AM, BlazingRodent wrote:
I am making a good debate this week. Maybe I can post it here.

A debate is "good" only based on the quality of the arguments on both sides.
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1/31/2016 4:42:05 PM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 1/31/2016 7:15:22 AM, tejretics wrote:
At 1/31/2016 6:03:21 AM, BlazingRodent wrote:
I am making a good debate this week. Maybe I can post it here.

A debate is "good" only based on the quality of the arguments on both sides.

I *hope* it's good. I will do my part.
The-Voice-of-Truth
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1/31/2016 5:40:54 PM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM, tejretics wrote:
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.

At least half-way decent; still in the process, though: http://www.debate.org...
Suh dude

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1/31/2016 8:12:22 PM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM, tejretics wrote:
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.

If you're looking for a fun debate between two good debaters.

Resolved: The Dark Side of the Force are the real "Good Guys." Lannan13 vs. Imabench

http://www.debate.org...
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1/31/2016 8:48:56 PM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM, tejretics wrote:
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.

Quite a long debate (not mine): http://www.debate.org...
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2/1/2016 2:02:28 AM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 1/31/2016 5:40:54 PM, The-Voice-of-Truth wrote:
At 1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM, tejretics wrote:
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.

At least half-way decent; still in the process, though: http://www.debate.org...

Agreed.
YYW
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2/1/2016 2:04:00 AM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 2/1/2016 2:02:28 AM, Peepette wrote:
At 1/31/2016 5:40:54 PM, The-Voice-of-Truth wrote:
At 1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM, tejretics wrote:
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.

At least half-way decent; still in the process, though: http://www.debate.org...

Agreed.

That is a most interesting bird in your profile picture. Quite blue. Quite blue indeed.
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2/1/2016 2:19:43 AM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 2/1/2016 2:04:00 AM, YYW wrote:
At 2/1/2016 2:02:28 AM, Peepette wrote:
At 1/31/2016 5:40:54 PM, The-Voice-of-Truth wrote:
At 1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM, tejretics wrote:
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.

At least half-way decent; still in the process, though: http://www.debate.org...

Agreed.

That is a most interesting bird in your profile picture. Quite blue. Quite blue indeed.

Spread the happiness, well most of the time. She does schwak on occasion.
YYW
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2/1/2016 2:25:03 AM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 2/1/2016 2:19:43 AM, Peepette wrote:
At 2/1/2016 2:04:00 AM, YYW wrote:
At 2/1/2016 2:02:28 AM, Peepette wrote:
At 1/31/2016 5:40:54 PM, The-Voice-of-Truth wrote:
At 1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM, tejretics wrote:
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.

At least half-way decent; still in the process, though: http://www.debate.org...

Agreed.

That is a most interesting bird in your profile picture. Quite blue. Quite blue indeed.

Spread the happiness, well most of the time. She does schwak on occasion.

What kind of bird?
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Peepette
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2/1/2016 2:35:40 AM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 2/1/2016 2:25:03 AM, YYW wrote:
At 2/1/2016 2:19:43 AM, Peepette wrote:
At 2/1/2016 2:04:00 AM, YYW wrote:
At 2/1/2016 2:02:28 AM, Peepette wrote:
At 1/31/2016 5:40:54 PM, The-Voice-of-Truth wrote:
At 1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM, tejretics wrote:
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.

At least half-way decent; still in the process, though: http://www.debate.org...

Agreed.

That is a most interesting bird in your profile picture. Quite blue. Quite blue indeed.

Spread the happiness, well most of the time. She does schwak on occasion.

What kind of bird?

A blue bird, hence the happiness stuff.
tejretics
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2/1/2016 10:27:19 AM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 1/31/2016 5:20:49 PM, famousdebater wrote:
http://www.debate.org...

Do you really think that was a good debate on both sides?
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2/1/2016 3:49:24 PM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 2/1/2016 10:27:19 AM, tejretics wrote:
At 1/31/2016 5:20:49 PM, famousdebater wrote:
http://www.debate.org...

Do you really think that was a good debate on both sides?

No, I was joking but there have been some pretty good examples of good debates recently:

http://www.debate.org...
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2/1/2016 4:15:11 PM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM, tejretics wrote:
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.

I found this one to be pretty good.
http://www.debate.org...
spacetime
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2/1/2016 11:22:47 PM
Posted: 10 months ago
At 1/31/2016 5:31:40 AM, tejretics wrote:
I feel like reading a debate. I'd appreciate if you could link me to some good debates that happened this month -- it'd be nice to know there's some quality content on DDO now. Thanks.

http://www.debate.org...

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