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I Like to Debate

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    I like to debate, but I often find myself out of my league!  There are a lot of really smart people on EP.
    puck61 puck61 51-55, M 23 Responses Nov 17, 2010

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    Dr. Assisted Suicide Should Be Legal

    It is a personal choice and I believe that everyone has the right to decide whether they want to continue or not. Of course I am speaking of people who are not "mentally challenged" (as diagonsed by a tru professional).   Who are we to decide that they are to live...
    qff35 qff35 41-45, M 2 Responses Feb 18, 2008

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    All Natural Argumentative

    I swear, I was born this way. I've always been a sponge for information and held strong beliefs about things. Combined with the tendoncy to dig my heels in, I began developing debate skills. I'm obstinate, but not so much that I would refuse to see the valdiity of an opposing...
    SarahTM SarahTM 26-30, F Nov 18, 2010

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    Anyone want to debate ?

    Just message me even though i'm 14 i reckon i'm not bad at debating and i like to discuss a variety of subjects including abortion , feminism , drug legalization , gay marriage , religion and more .
    SebUK SebUK 13-15, M Feb 22

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    SebUK SebUK 13-15, M Feb 25

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    Only The Strong

    I enjoy a good debate because I care if my beliefs are built on solid logic and as such, I want them challenged in order to see if my opponents are able to recognize faulty reasoning or other chinks in my armor regarding my world views. Debate is what set me on the path to...
    ForgottenMuse ForgottenMuse 31-35, F 4 Responses Jan 30, 2012

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    I was just sitting here listening to some music

    my husband was playing when something occurred to me. I was listening to the lyrics of a black artist and it was a positive upbeat song about things like pride, sticking together, helping each other out, struggles and such. I was sitting there listening to this song and it...
    Tory1979 Tory1979 31-35, M Jul 19

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    Hey if anyone wants to debate I'm up

    for it. We could do it by message or on the experience so others can join in. Idk.
    AnnaSpring AnnaSpring 13-15, F 3 Responses Jul 17

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    Lets Debate, Not Argue

    Does anyone else find that this seems to be very hard for most people? Many of the people around me are totaly incapable of having a reasonable discussion about anything more controversial than the weather.
    CreateYourGod CreateYourGod 26-30 1 Response Dec 17, 2012

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    I have just had one of the best debates I have

    had in 4 years. Worthy opponent and I just spent a long time discussing something. And at the end of it, don't hate each other. The issue was unresolved. But that is often irrelevant.
    IeuanTemplar IeuanTemplar 22-25, M 1 Response Feb 9

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    I actually love it. I'm captain of debate team

    at my school. It's fun to debate random topics and just be given one, because if I don't agree with it, it makes it more challenging, and I like challenge. It also gives the debate less a chance of being biased. But anyways, if you guys have a topic, I'd be happy to debate down...
    Audrina14 Audrina14 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 21

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    I always debate In front of my parents lol.

    Usually about sexism, morality, culture, genderism and society today! But either way I lose lol. No one can go against my parents or face the worst silent treatment in the world lol. Nuff said lol. :) ahah
    Bhavika18 Bhavika18 18-21, F Jul 6

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    I've been debating competitively

    since my sophomore year of high school. I'm currently on scholarship debating for my college. I love the activity and I love the people in the community. My partner and I did really well this year, and I can't wait to do well next year too. The activity has done so much good for...
    annemore1994 annemore1994 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 24

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    Some People Just Annoy Me

    You come at some people with logic and they won't accept it, you give them backed up scientific facts and they still won't accept it. I just don't understand these people!! e.g. I had a debate with someone who said a chiropractor could cure the common cold... I MEAN COME ON if...
    RaeDuh RaeDuh 18-21, F 2 Responses Feb 15, 2012

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    Anyone wanna debate Don't let my age scare

    you off, I'm smart and good at debating.
    TashaBankz TashaBankz 13-15, F 3 Responses Feb 4

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    Ok, So If I Willingly Share My Wife With Other Men Is This Cheating?

    I believe if you (the spouse) are willing to share your spouse with another that they are not cheating on you. Cheating is a state of mind---any thoughts?
    qff35 qff35 41-45, M 19 Responses Feb 10, 2008

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    I Live to Debate! ...

    I live to debate! I mean, debating is one of my hobbies!!! Through debating I could show off my opinions and points of view on various subjects... Sooo, anyone up for debates?
    cloudiastrife cloudiastrife 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 11, 2007

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    It Keeps the Grey Matter In Shape

    I like a good discussion, a debate. It really has the ability to test oneself and one's understanding. Debating the facts of a given subject can bring out information and highlight essential items which are the basis for making well reasoned decision and for making choices. One...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 7 Responses Oct 28, 2008

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    I Love To Debate, But Had An Embarassing Moment That Put Me Off :(

    Hey, i'm new to this group and fairly new to EP :) but now i'm going to tell you about my debating experience. This is also the most embarrassing thing that has ever happened to me. So I've been debating since 1st year in secondary( yr 8 England, 7th grade america),at the...
    gc76 gc76 13-15 1 Response Dec 27, 2012

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    Discussion Is the Best Form of Learning

    I really like to debate. To discuss with someone about something either of us holds dear, or to use it as a learning opportunity if I really don't understand the allure of a certain position. Value debate is fun as long as you don't get bogged down in real world examples...
    doitagain doitagain 36-40, M Jun 12, 2008

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    Chicken Or The Egg?

    Alright, so far this seems like a group of intelligent people. I am fairly new to debating and I will be honest by saying Im not well educated, so my information may be incorrect, but I will accept these maturely. I recently came across a question about whether the chicken or...
    CaraLina CaraLina 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 15, 2013

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    Depending On the Topic, of Cou...

    Depending on the topic, of course. Philosophy is a favourite - I've never studied it, but I have plenty of ideas of my own.
    Mordecai Mordecai 21-25, M 1 Response Dec 11, 2007

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    Power.

    Power is my motive behind everything.  As bad as this may sound, I just like being in control and having power.  I enjoy proving others wrong regardless of what it takes to get there....  I'm not a complete b*tch about it, but I will sometimes go out of the way...
    oliveoil2007 oliveoil2007 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 5, 2008

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    Hello Fellow Debaters!

    I love to debate. I am part of our school's debate circle. I feel that I'm myself when I debate with others. And most importantly it helps and trains my self confidence. Yet there are new members. And they are most likely to be very judgmental. So can anyone give me some...
    WeakestMonster WeakestMonster 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 2

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    Pseudo-logic

    yeah, I dig debatin' too... debatin' = (mental) ************ I'm generally good at the Sophistic art of debate. Why? Because 1) I am epistemologically agnostic with regards to everything beyond Solipsism 2) I can play "devil's advocate" at will, easily arguing things that I don...
    GregsGonnaGetIt GregsGonnaGetIt 31-35, M Aug 25, 2011

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    I love to debate. I hope next year I get into

    the Championships😇. I started out in junior year and it's been a pleasure working with my teammates. For the final competition we got to go the Brooklyn Court House!!!!!! It was so amazing! The thing is, is that the Mayor's son, Dante is from Brooklyn Tech HighSchool and a...
    FunnyandNerdy FunnyandNerdy 16-17, F 1 Response Jun 29

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    Basically if I hold knowledge within on a

    subject, I have to get it off my chest eventually. I feel like this is a good trait to have in teachers, but I don't want to teach. I want the world as a whole to know this specific fact that I have been pondering for the past 2 months. This, debating, is how I relieve myself of...
    SacredLoaf SacredLoaf 13-15, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I Love Debating

    Even though I know that people somehow tend to grow tired while I am debating, after all I love it. I mean, I'm a linguistic person who likes to say whatever things that go through my mind, and I don't like to keep my feelings. I have to say what's on my mind and what I am...
    crzthallography crzthallography 16-18, F Dec 12, 2007

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    Any Subject, Any Time.

    You give me your position and I'll give you mine. En guarde! (All in good fun, of course)
    vinividivici21 vinividivici21 22-25, F Feb 7, 2008

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    I wanna stir up some troubbbble ;D.

    . Anybody wanna debate on a controversial issue with meh? Ill love you forevers haha
    peaceinmiles peaceinmiles 18-21, F 6 Responses Jun 26

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    For Starters

    Should we pay for music? I say no.
    AlbinoPolarBear AlbinoPolarBear 22-25, M 3 Responses Nov 21, 2008

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    On The Contrary

    i have always enjoyed a good debate. i am not particular about the subject matter. now if you think i mean an argument , you are wrong. i love to exchange ideas, and to even possibly  be swayed into thinking differently.  there are a few things, that i have very strong...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Sep 12, 2012

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    Debating

    Debating,I like it,For sorting out issues,Good and bad,Both sides heard,The way it should be.
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Nov 30, 2011

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    Politics? Dare I?

    So instead of us electing our officials based on their beliefs, why can't we simply elect the politician that assues us that the "majority rules" within their constituancy?   I want to vote for the guy/gal that will poll their people on the issues and vote...
    qff35 qff35 41-45, M Feb 18, 2008

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    I Love Debating

    Even though I know that people somehow tend to grow tired while I am debating, after all I love it. I mean, I'm a linguistic person who likes to say whatever things that go through my mind, and I don't like to keep my feelings. I have to say what's on my mind and what I am...
    crzthallography crzthallography 16-18, F Dec 12, 2007

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    There are even times my dad's going to angry

    because I like to debate even during dinner so 🌚
    flyoffsomewhere flyoffsomewhere 16-17, F Jul 19

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    Deabte Anyone

    I am ranked 2nd in my school in debating. And was wondering if anyone would debate against me. On political views. (warning I am VERY Republican/ Conseravite). So if you want to debate on anyting comment below and send me a message. On what you want todebate on. Thank you...
    Beastmode2011 Beastmode2011 13-15, M 2 Responses Feb 28, 2013

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    Yes I Like To Debate...

    welll errr argue lol.... i dont know  lol :P... i enjoy i gooooood argument!...lol im kinda lousy at reasoning i think... i just like arguing...could be a woman thing...?..lol
    ElectroMagneticForce ElectroMagneticForce 22-25, F Mar 27, 2010

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    There Should Be One "adult" Age Threshold

    (Just looking for a light intro topic).  There are a variety of adult activities or rights of passage which have different ages in the USA and I'll argue there should be just one standard age threshold to qualify as an adult (or hey NO threshold, if you want to go to the...
    Grenache Grenache 41-45, M Dec 5, 2009

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    Satan Is Lord

    Get your interest?  So as an athiest I get pretty uptight about all the signs that "praise the lord" along nearly every/any highway. The John 3:16 signs at games and our constant bombardment reminding us to "seek him".   So if I post a sign in my...
    qff35 qff35 41-45, M 5 Responses Feb 18, 2008

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    LoopedMe LoopedMe 13-15, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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