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About Me:I am fairly down to Earth, but can be eccentric sometimes. I am a corporate advisor despite a degree in engineering. I guess I would rather interact with people than machines.
Activities:Concerts, Reading, Work, Golf, Basketball, Parties, Hanging out/doing nothing.
Beliefs:I believe in hard work. I have no love for lazy people. If you work hard, and don't complain when things get tough, you will be a successful person. If you are lazy, stupid, or self-righteous, be prepared to live a tough, fruitless life. That's my story, and I'm sticking to it.
Books:The Hot Zone, Atlas Shrugged, The Stand, the Fountainhead, Liberty and Tyranny
Movies:Pulp Fiction, The Departed, The Big Lebowski, Casino
Music:The Cars, The Clash, The Who, The Doors, Pearl Jam, Alice in Chains.
Quotes:"That's what they feed the donkeys to keep them strong." -My Cousin

"Freedom of speech always wins, as long as people have the fortitude to speak."-Me
Sports Teams:Kansas City Chiefs, St. Louis Cardinals, Mizzou Tigers.
TV Shows:Entourage, Two and a half men, Big Bang Theory, Tosh.0, Sunny, Shark Tank, Breaking Bad

Jesus of Nazareth was raised from the dead and was the Jewish Messiah

Charles0103
gavin.ogden

This debate was made for gavin.ogden. Since he's not accepting debates at this time, I had to leave it in the challenge period. If you aren't gavin.ogden, please don't accept this debate. Thank you. I will be arguing as Pro, that Jesus of Nazareth was indeed raised from the dead, and Con will argue that there is not enough evidence. I would like to start out that the Gospels are four, independently written books that tell us the true picture of Jesus's life. These men had absolutely nothin...

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There should be no such thing as an "athletic scholarship"

DrStrangeLuv
gavin.ogden

I'll keep it simple for now: High school athletes should not receive college athletic scholarships because: 1) Athletic ability serves no purpose in college other than creating and propagating a self fulling program of interscholastic sports which costs universities millions of dollars to create and maintain when said money could be used to better actual academic programs. 2) Being given money and preferential treatment during college admissions for an otherwise useless ability in the real...

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Otto Graham v. Johnny Unitas

ASB
gavin.ogden

Graham pro, Unitas con, say yes to accept debate....

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Flag Burning

crazyninja77
gavin.ogden

Maybe you won't cop out of this one!! The American flag stands for everything we believe in and everything that soldiers long gone have fought for. No, they did not just die for the material that the flag is made out of, but rather laid down their lives for their country and what they thought was right. Haven't they been disgraced enough over the years, why is it so hard to have some respect.The State of Arkansas imposes a fine of up to $1,000 and a jail term up to one year on those convicted of...

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Modified Policy Debate

twsurber
gavin.ogden

Gav, Thanks so much for helping us test our Negative Policy harms. Poke all the holes in it that you can, I would rather get creamed here in DDO than have my team's case dismantled at a tournament. Thomas Resolved: The United States government should substantially reduce it's military and/or police presence in Afghanistan. We stand in negation of the resolution. Richard Holdbrooke, speaking on behalf of the U.S. Government, stated that our purpose in Afghanistan was to help the Afghan peop...

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Debates:18
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Tied:1
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Percentile:98.75%
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