Online:10 Months Ago Name:Brendan O'Connor
Updated:11 Months Ago Gender:Male
Joined:9 Years Ago Birthday:- Private -
President:Barack Obama (Democratic Party) Email:- Private -
Ideology:Moderate Education:Some College
Party:Independent Ethnicity:White
Relationship:Single Income:Less than $25,000
Interested:in Women Occupation:Government
Looking:Friendship Religion:Agnostic
About Me:24 year old rational agnostic. I reject organized religion, national pride, and anything else that is used to differentiate human beings from each other. I am always looking to challenge my own opinions and learn new things.
Activities:Reading, writing, learning, playing video games, listening to music, chilling with friends
Beliefs:Agnostic, Moral Skeptic, LGBT Rights Advocate, Drug Legalization
Books:The Stand, Dark Tower series, Ender's Game, 2001:Space Oyessey and many many others
Movies:Princess Mononoke, Oldboy, Pulp Fiction
Music:Anything not country or mainstream trash
Quotes:"Laugh and the world will laugh with you, weep and you weep alone." - from the movie Oldboy
"None more blind than the man that wishes not to see"
"It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to get into heaven." -Jesus Christ
Sports Teams:Washington Capitals, Ravens, Redskins
TV Shows:South Park, Death Note, The Leftovers, In the Flesh, Carnivale, lots of British and premium dramas, lots of anime

Is atheism good for the world?

MaxLamperouge
Brendan21

Hello. In this debate, Pro will be arguing that atheism is good for the world, and I will be arguing that it is not. This does not necessarily mean that I will be arguing that atheism is bad for the world, I will simply be arguing that it is not good for the world. Please leave the first round to acceptance. No new arguments in final round. Definitions: Atheism: the doctrine or belief that there is no God or gods. Good: beneficial World: Mankind, the world in which we live in I wi...

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should weed be legalized

jakeherlache
Brendan21

people get crazy when high...

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At a four way stop is it appropriate to wave another driver on even if you arrived at the stop first

Youdontknowjeff
Brendan21

To many times I come across what I'm sure are well intentioned people who wave for others to move through. I argue this is inappropriate and actually holds traffic up. The stop signs and traffic law exist so no one has to play traffic director in these situations. If one is needed often a police officer fills the roll. For some reason I find it extremely irritating when someone waves me on. It seems condescending, like they know best and will control the situation....

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Ethics of Terraforming

Brendan21
Korashk

Resolution: It is ethical to terraform planets that do not already harbour life. ethical-pertaining to or dealing with morals or the principles of morality; pertaining to right and wrong in conduct. www.dictionary.com terraform-to alter the environment of (a celestial body) in order to make capable of supporting terrestrial life forms. I welcome Con to explain in the first round exactly why terraforming is not ethical, and round 2 will be used for arguments on both sides. Round 3 will b...

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In the event of a poker match having 5 kings, it should lose to 4 aces

Loserboi
Brendan21

Texas Holdem poker- "is a variation of the standard card game of poker. The game consists of two cards being dealt face down to each player and then five community cards being placed by the dealer—a series of three ("the flop") then two additional single cards ("the turn" and "the river"), with players having the option to check, bet or fold after each deal, i.e. betting may occur prior to the flop, "on the flop," "on the turn," and "on the river." King- 4 cards in the standard playing card d...

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Percentile:96.35%
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