Zaradi Toruney: Best Military Leaders Debate

imabench
9spaceking

This is a part of Zaradi's mega tournament, me and 9space will be debating the best generals/military leaders of history. In each side, both debaters will post ONE person they believe is one of the best military minds in history, and give a brief or detailed description about them.... They can also offer some words of rebuttal against whoever the other side chooses, but I would like to stress that doing so is entirely optional. First round acceptance only. 4 rounds and 8000 characters....

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Updated 1 Week Ago

Resolved: DDO sucks at/cannot do math

imabench
RainbowDash52

I will argue and provide sound evidence that Debate.org sucks at/cannot do math starting in the next round, Con will examine the evidence and try to disprove my evidence for why DDO cannot do math. 2 rounds only, and first round is acceptance only 500 character rounds because I am feeling particularly lazy 5 minutes to submit arguments Nah im just kidding, 2 days to submit arguments should be long enough....

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Updated 2 Weeks Ago

Senator Joseph McCarthy was a hero

Wylted
imabench

The resolution is: Senator Joseph McCarthy is a hero. Context- The debate is specifically about Senator Joseph McCarthy's action during the 2nd Red scare which took place in the 40s and 50s. Any events not pertaining to The Red Scare or McCarthyism should be excluded from this debate unless they somehow provide proper context. By hero I mean that McCarthy had the qualities of noble intentions and actions. Rounds are 72 hours long and 10,000 characters. I've made this debate so hop...

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Updated 3 Weeks Ago

Sh*tty countries contest

imabench
Mikal

Here's how this works: Each round, starting in round 2, a debater will post ONE country that they believe is a really sh*tty place to live in (or to even visit at all), and then list 3 to 5 reasons why that country is a really sh*tty country. If you can think of more than 5 reasons why a country sucks, then pick the 5 worst and just go with that. Thats all there is to it. No rebuttals are necessary, just pick a country and list a few reasons why it sucks. Whoever picks the sh*ttier count...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

Forza is the best racing simulator series ever

Blade-of-Truth
imabench

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Forza_Motorsport_%28series%29^^^That's the series I support and what this debate solely refers to. Accept if you dare. Rules: No plagiarism Forfeiting a round = automatic lossTrolling = automatic lossFirst round is for acceptance only....

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Updated 1 Month Ago

Altered Quotes Contest

imabench
Mikal

Here's how this works, each side will take a famous quote said by someone, and edit it to a funnier version of itself. For example, instead of "Give a man a fish, you feed him for a day, teach a man to fish, and you will feed him for a lifetime" You would instead say: "Give a man a fish, you feed him for a day, teach a fish to hunt man, OMG WHY DID YOU DO THAT WE'RE DOOMED EVERYONE RUN THEY ARE TAKING OVER!" Voters will vote for whoever has the funnier versions First round accepta...

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Updated 1 Month Ago

Experts' Tier FINALE: Environmental Protections vs. Resource Extraction

bsh1
imabench

PrefaceI would like to congratulate Bench for making that finale with me and would like to thank him in advance for this debate! I would also like to thank TUF for organizing this tournament and to all participants in the tournament for helping to make this a reality!Full TopicDeveloping nations should prioritize environmental protections over resource extractionRules1. No forfeits...

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Updated 10 Months Ago

Prostitution should be legalized in the United States

Mikal
imabench

For the purpose of this debate the definitions in the resolution will be accepted as follows.Prostitution - the practice or occupation of engaging in sexual activity with someone for payment.Legalized - make (something that was pre...

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Updated 11 Months Ago

Resolved: The US government should give scholarship grants to girls who have big boobs

imabench
Khaos_Mage

The resolution speaks for itself. First round acceptance only, 4 rounds, 2000 characters....

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Updated 11 Months Ago

Resolved: Justin Bieber should be deported, have his citizenship revoked, and not be allowed back in

imabench
YYW

I am arguing that the plague known as Justin Bieber, originally from Canada, should be deported back to Canada, have his US citizenship revoked, and be banned from re-entering the United States ever again. I am pro this resolution, con is against this resolution. 4 rounds, 3000 characters. First round acceptance only....

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Updated 12 Months Ago