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2nd version of ‘should paparazzi be banned?’ Actuly it is the original one that I trashed. This is not edited so... yeah WHY WAIT WHEN YOU CAN SEE! Read More

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About a guy that has a debate with his conscience about a girl he likes... Read More
It seems that regardless of the topic adults are no longer able to disagree without acting like children. Gone are the days of point and counter point as name calling, insults, and ad hominem attacks have taken their place. Let's grow up and disagree maturely. Read More

Short Story / Other

November 27, 2016

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"Would you say that a man who takes pleasure in causing pain is less humane than a man who causes pain by pursuing pleasure? Should we call the man who avoids causing pain and therefore abstains from pleasure noble or inhuman?” “Interesting question, Dr. Norton, but I think the answer… Read More

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A man by the name of Edgar Gates goes over his thoughts and views on what the world is and how it should be. Read More
The existence of the Christian God is an easy truth to defend, but far too few Christians have not sufficiently prepared themselves to do so in an efficient manner. As a result many anti-Christians are made to appear more formidable than they actually are, and Christianity less credible than it… Read More
Some thought provoking opinions on the way society handles individual differences Read More

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The age old question, a skipped thought the ages, has been answered. Well, not really since they both have pros and cons, which will be mentioned here, in this VERY professional debate between me and myself! With guest star, I! Read More

Tags: humor, comedy, debate

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This poem was inspired my one of my good friends. Read More
A debate is a valid argument given in support of your point of view: your argument is the set of reasons why your proposal is worth a try. Read More

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Jonathan never thought that he would meet Samantha the love of his dreams by this unexpected way this story goes through emotional situations and investigations, can Jonathan's scar be the reason that they fell for each other? how did he get this so special scar? please read, like and comment… Read More

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We often tend to rely on luck and are repelled from the path of success. Here is an article of about 340 words, through which I wish to convey that effort, determination, optimism, etc. are the keys to success. This article can help you if children in the age group… Read More
For some reason, when we believers sit down at a computer our personalities can turn nasty. This is particularly true of Christian discussion/debate groups and forums of a similar nature. Read More
An article that considers challenging gender stereotypes through children's reading. Read More
A short essay commemorating the late great Christopher Hitchens. It was written in January 2011, a month after his death, and was originally published on my personal blog 'Pensees'. Read More
This is an editorial about whether to choose the iPhone or the Galaxy. Read it if you are a smart phone lover! Read More
My opinion on what has changed within society, and the reasons why I think that we need to revise our thinking before we fall too far. This is based purely on my own perspective, and I make no claims to speak factually or properly. I would love to hear other… Read More
I take a look into what is the point of life... its not boring here is a sneak peek: We live, we work, we fight for a society that is not our own. We work towards a future in this gated civilization. We are trapped and will never explore beyond… Read More
An examination of the popular review by Dr. Richard C. Lewontin of the late Carl Sagan’s “The Demon-Haunted World: Science as a Cradle in the Dark”. In this article I attempt to set the record straight about often accusation of atheist-evolutionists against any and all creationists who dare to use… Read More

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The old philosophical problem of Theseus’ Ship goes something like this: Theseus sets sail on his ship (ship A). This ship carries replacement parts that are identical to the original ship, enough to make a second ship (ship B). As the journey goes on, Theseus gradually replaces pieces of his… Read More
A conversation between a believer and a nonbeliever, on the topic of "something from nothing". Read More
In this essay I discuss traditional educational values versus Rogerian education values (Carl Rogers) otherwise known as person-centered values, and argue that Carl Rogers, in his book, "A Way of Being," is mistaken on almost every point he makes concerning traditional education. Read More
An essay in which I argue that, among other reasons, Nelson Goodman's Grue Paradox is uncessarily complex, that we have universal cognitive principles gifted to us by evolution that provide a benchmark for rejecting grue predicates, and that our reasoning is not inductive, but is speculative conjecturalism. Read More

Essay / Other

September 01, 2013

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Simply the rules for successful debating and why it is necessary for humanity to practise such exercises. Read More
This is an artical debate on why the television is both good and bad for children. Please no hate but free to tell on how to improve it :) this is my first article. Read More

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Describe the process and perceptions of 'Designer babies'. (Please let me know if any information in this essay is incorrect and must be changed. The general description of the types of modern genetic engineering is loose, but this is in order to focus on the philosophy of the process rather… Read More

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Another short story that I wrote in my Spring 2013 Fiction Writing Class. We were watching a video called "The Power of 10" and we have to write a story some-what based on this video. Here's the link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U04_1iKKC2c SUMMARY: God finally created Adam and Eve but after the humans… Read More

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Pro-choice argument article! Debate welcome. Read More

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Another balloon debate, so I wrote this, this time I didn't win. Read More
A short story about a fictional debate in the Roman senate. Read More
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