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I Don't Like Debating With Idiots

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    Debating With Idiots Is Like Arguing About Intangibles... - I'm sure you all know what I'm talking about. Debating with idiots is comparable to debating an intangible (For example...
    Eireannach Eireannach 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 12, 2011

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    The Best Debates, Who - Do you have better, more productive debates with people who are uncertain of their feelings, or people who "know" what they are talking about. To me, it's...
    FellidayaFiresong FellidayaFiresong 31-35, F Aug 24, 2012

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    Sometimes You Just Gotta Walk Away - i once had a debate with an idiot. i was stating my case when i realised they had no idea what i was saying. at that moment i turned around and...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jul 27, 2011

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    It's Frustrating. - I really really really don't like arguing with people that don't know sh*t OR think they know it all. I feel that it is a waste of my time trying to get through...
    KawaiiDoll KawaiiDoll 18-21, F 5 Responses May 19, 2011

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    It Is A Waste Of Time - Yeah,I don't like debating with idiots,bc not worth my time and idiots never says anything that really makes any sense!         ...
    natdj88 natdj88 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 4, 2010

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    But I Love To Argue With A Fool - seriously, who wants to debate with an idiot? A debate should be a fair fight and if one of you is an idiot it's like bringing a knife to a...
    AllFoundandNoLost AllFoundandNoLost 41-45, M Oct 2, 2010

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    I Used To Be One, So I Can Talk... - Look. The deal is, that I like intelligent conversation. It's one thing for me to teach. It's entirely another to argue with someone who...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 1, 2010

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    Idiot Girl - hello you all just ignore or block "pinkchick21" she is so cruel and weird she blocked me for no reason
    wonderfulguyforyou wonderfulguyforyou 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 20, 2013

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    What's The Point - I don't like debating with idiots, I mean why waste precious time and energy on them, right?...Right..... Because no matter what you say or do, they will never...
    JimMorrisonRocks JimMorrisonRocks 26-30, M Mar 26, 2012

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    The Three Things I Hate About Debating - Now I appreciate a good counter point and different point of view. I rather enjoy my outlook being challenged with logic. But most people...
    lillhammer78 lillhammer78 31-35, F 3 Responses Jan 19, 2012

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    You Can't Debate With Idiots. - Idiots can't even grasp the concept of a proper debate. It will just end up with them calling names, bringing up things that don't relate to...
    katnipkitkat katnipkitkat 41-45, F 3 Responses Jun 28, 2012

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    An Old Forum I Was On... - I once joined a debate forum online. It was fun at first, but the people really didn't know how to debate. They mostly just threw around insults and were...
    animallover110293 animallover110293 18-21, F Apr 7, 2013

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    I Have Two Rules About Arguing With Idiots - 1)Before arguing with an idiot, make sure he's not doing the same thing2)Don't bother arguing with an idiot, he'll drag you down to...
    DarknessCalls DarknessCalls 41-45, T 8 Responses Oct 12, 2011

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    One Of The Main Reasons I Left America! - I'm proud of what it stands for, but I can't be proud of what it has become! I've sworn that whether or not I stay in Japan, I am NOT...
    Zerelja Zerelja 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 15, 2012

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    Not So Much Idiots... - Just people who are to stubborn to listen to what anyone else has to say... ever. They hear someone speak, but instead of listen and respond with a well...
    jalfwit jalfwit 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 19, 2010

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    Students - I'm a history lecturer at a university.... but I also help with the debate team, and i swear to god some of the students parents pay for them to get into it for example...
    englishpotato englishpotato 46-50, M Oct 24, 2011

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    The Worst Thing Is - The worst thing about debating an idiot is they don't realize when they're wrong; no amount of facts or logic will convince them their POV isn't correct.
    ChipmunkErnie ChipmunkErnie 61-65, M 1 Response Jun 12, 2012

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    When People Gravivate Towards Sources That Are All Unfair And Slanted And Fall For The "Fair And Balanced" Logo - Yeah.You guys remember how everyone was genuinely shocked that...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M 1 Response Apr 7, 2013

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    Why are people that are seriously intelligent so dumb when it comes to common sense??
    bub1982 bub1982 31-35, M Feb 24

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    Political Vent - I have recently been bombarded in RL w/ idiots debating political views. Several jumped on the bandwagon when I stated that I think Glenn Beck is an idiot and it...
    VoteForPedro VoteForPedro 51-55, F 9 Responses Sep 27, 2010

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