The Instigator
Farooq
Con (against)
Winning
48 Points
The Contender
batman
Pro (for)
Losing
21 Points

This debate is pointless

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Voting Style: Open Point System: 7 Point
Started: 1/5/2008 Category: Education
Updated: 14 years ago Status: Voting Period
Viewed: 2,360 times Debate No: 1395
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Farooq

Con

Is this debate really that pointless? That word is really subjective you know, certainly there are better things I could be doing with my time but that doesn't mean this debate has no benefits.

For one it is increasing internet traffic on this website, thus making the advertisers like it more, becasue me and my opponent are both devoting time to this, thus making this website more vaulble to the owners and perhaps it will help bring about more features to this website.

Secondly I am able to practice my grammar, debating, wording, spelling, and typing skills while engaging in this debate, for in this age of the computer and free speech can be nothing but an asset.

All in all isn't it evident that there is purpose and reason to engage in this activity? I have actually spent little time or electricity on this and yet am yielding a variety of benefits both for debate.org and my own person. Resolved, this debate is not pointless.
batman

Pro

of course this debate is pointless that is the main reason a person like me would accept the challenge i believe in arguing for absolutely no reason at all
Debate Round No. 1
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Posted by michael_no_winning 14 years ago
michael_no_winning
this debate is pointless....for batman.

LOSS!

make some arg's next time
Posted by batman_is_dumb 14 years ago
batman_is_dumb
I voted against batman because frankly, he didn't have an argument. He never proved anything, and sounded really dumb when arguing.

Besides that, I'm pretty sure he's a spammer, and so would vote against him on principle.
Posted by wolverine 14 years ago
wolverine
that is not neccesarily true.
Posted by snoboguy1230 14 years ago
snoboguy1230
if it was pointless he would not have started it
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