Discussion: Debate Topics (in Debates)
May 5 2009 1:08 AM EDT
I'd like to start a debate shortly and see how we do in an organized debate. What topics would you like to see, and why?
I would like to debate someone on the effects of video game violence.
I would like to be able to chose my opponent, and I'll be taking the perspective that art can have negative impacts on individuals already susceptible to suggestion.
May 6 2009 11:50 PM EDT
I'd be interested and I don't really care the topic, but I'm busy till this Sunday, so I would be out of a lot of the debate.
May 7 2009 12:28 AM EDT
Communism vs. Capitalism? (Ideal communism, not the totalitarian stuff everybody is gonna use as an example as to why it totally sucks and is broken, illogical, etc.
May 7 2009 6:47 PM EDT
Video Game violence is a good one.
Capitalism v. Communism is too, though definitions would need to be included in the first post.
Any other thoughts?
May 7 2009 6:49 PM EDT
"Capitalism v. Communism is too"
I don't like this argument because one works in theory and one actually works. I'd prefer to stick to something we can actually debate more effectively about.
gun control would be a good one. i also think drug legalization would be an interesting topic.
Violence in video games...
I have mixed opinions, without violence a video game lacks spunk, but on the other hand, I don't want my kids playing them.
so I can argue (debate) with myself.
Debate something hot in the news so we can gain PR from Google :)
May 13 2009 3:45 PM EDT
Whether increasing taxes or decreasing taxes is the way out of a recession.
May 13 2009 4:00 PM EDT
Immigration and/or boarder control
What will happen to Cuba once Castro's brother takes over.
May 13 2009 9:45 PM EDT
Cleaned up the thread; guys, this is where we try to find some good debate topics for an organized debate, not where we actually hold it.
May 13 2009 9:46 PM EDT
Lol, yeah, we already started and finished it pretty much :P.
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