Best Debater on Hubpages?

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  1. marinealways24 profile image60
    marinealways24posted 9 years ago

    Just for general knowledge I would like to know your perspective of who the best debater on hubpages is?

    1. Lady_E profile image65
      Lady_Eposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Mark Knowles and Mohitmisra.

    2. BILL MAHER profile image53
      BILL MAHERposted 9 years agoin reply to this
  2. darkside profile image81
    darksideposted 9 years ago

    Maybe they can put forward their own cases, and then debate on who is the best debater.

    It would be a massive debate.

    We seem to have quite a mass debating team here at HubPages.

    1. Eric Graudins profile image59
      Eric Graudinsposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      I'd say Paraglider, Inspirepub, Mark Knowles, and Londongirl could mix it with just about anyone in a debate.


      Especially in the religious forums!
      Many of the denizens are amazing mass debaters.

      1. profile image0
        Leta Sposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Bah!  Religion forums get tooo much traffic. They shouldn't even count!

        I wanna recognize, before the topic is changed again, wink, (like it happens in the religion forums allll the time, lol), RK Henry, Ledefensetech, Ralph Deeds, Sufidreamer, and Pam Grundy...among others, some of which are no longer active...for the Political area.  An area which really counts...lol!  smile

        1. marinealways24 profile image60
          marinealways24posted 9 years agoin reply to this

          I don't think politics should count. There are too many unknown agendas in politics. It's hard to argue facts in politics when politicians don't know facts on most occasions.

          I think it should be a topic that a thug to a lawyer has knowledge on to be a fair debate.

          1. curiozities profile image59
            curiozitiesposted 9 years agoin reply to this

            MOST?!?!?!  Try never!  LOL!

            1. marinealways24 profile image60
              marinealways24posted 9 years agoin reply to this

              You are a right wing extremist terrorist! lol

              1. curiozities profile image59
                curiozitiesposted 9 years agoin reply to this

                And you are a commie-pinko fascist supercalifragilisticexpialodocious extremist, nyah nyah! smile

                1. marinealways24 profile image60
                  marinealways24posted 9 years agoin reply to this

                  Touche!! I have no clue what you said!!! Imagine that, I am debating weed! I have no clue what touche means either!!! You win lol

                  1. curiozities profile image59
                    curiozitiesposted 9 years agoin reply to this

                    I have no clue what I said either.  But then again, to get back to my main point, neither do the vast majority of politicians!  And from the way most of them act, they're probably SMOKING that weed you've been wanting to debate about, LOL!

      2. countrywomen profile image45
        countrywomenposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Eric- Besides those awesome debaters. You forgot to include Sufidreamer. He could even relate to that Mr. Mohammedmm guy. smile

  3. marinealways24 profile image60
    marinealways24posted 9 years ago

    We seem to have quite a mass debating team here at HubPages


    This is the truest statement I have ever read on hubpages! lol

    1. Davinagirl3 profile image59
      Davinagirl3posted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Someone come up with a topic, and I'll debate it.  I have about 5 years of LD training.  I prefer to pick the least popular side of the issue and drive it home.  This requires logic, of any sort.  I should have guessed it was Marinealways24 that came up with this.

      1. marinealways24 profile image60
        marinealways24posted 9 years agoin reply to this

        lol


        Ok, the topic. How about the mind of an animal compared to the mind of a human? Compare and Contrast.

        1. marinealways24 profile image60
          marinealways24posted 9 years agoin reply to this
        2. LondonGirl profile image84
          LondonGirlposted 9 years agoin reply to this

          A debating motion here in the UK is something like, "This House Belives that Capital Punishment is Wrong", or, a debating title from just before the Second World War at Oxford University, "This House would not Fight for King and Country". Then you have proposition and opposition in relation to the motion.

          1. marinealways24 profile image60
            marinealways24posted 9 years agoin reply to this

            Lol sounds like you have more knowledge on setting up a debate. If you don't mind.......

            1. LondonGirl profile image84
              LondonGirlposted 9 years agoin reply to this

              Debating is great fun, I did quite a bit and school and university. I went to a debating competition at Yale, too, once.

              1. Eaglekiwi profile image78
                Eaglekiwiposted 9 years agoin reply to this

                You sound like my middle son LG ,he used to drive me crazy lol
                he loved debating everything...lol ( must be a Uni thing)

                But I do appreciate your skills in debate ,specially when you stay focused and attack the topic and not the person.

                I appreciate P.Grundy and Teresa for the same reasons.

  4. marinealways24 profile image60
    marinealways24posted 9 years ago

    Should weed be legalized?

  5. lrohner profile image81
    lrohnerposted 9 years ago

    I'd say Mark Knowles, hands down.

  6. Eric Graudins profile image59
    Eric Graudinsposted 9 years ago

    Amazing how within the first few posts this thread has already morphed from a question about who is the best debater on hub pages, into deciding on topics to have a debate.

    This place never ceases to amaze me!

    1. marinealways24 profile image60
      marinealways24posted 9 years agoin reply to this

      lol we need visible proof!

  7. Davinagirl3 profile image59
    Davinagirl3posted 9 years ago

    Resolved: "The animal response is more affective than the human response."
    Now we need a pro and con.

  8. Mighty Mom profile image80
    Mighty Momposted 9 years ago

    No disrespect to the incredibly skilled debaters already listed, but my vote has to go to tksensei:-). MM

    1. Misha profile image70
      Mishaposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Respect to you! smile

    2. profile image0
      Leta Sposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      OMG MM... I forgot to mention you...

      But the other...unmentionable, please...say it isn't so!

    3. Uninvited Writer profile image82
      Uninvited Writerposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      He doesn't debate, he contradicts...

  9. profile image0
    Leta Sposted 9 years ago

    No, Marine...I'm just recognizing these good debaters, that's all.  Politics will always be a specialized area only some enjoy, wink.

  10. marinealways24 profile image60
    marinealways24posted 9 years ago

    I would like to debate weed. I think it should be legalized!

    1. profile image0
      Leta Sposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      That's a political debate, Marine.  Wanna debate it with tksensei, wink?

      1. marinealways24 profile image60
        marinealways24posted 9 years agoin reply to this

        I want to debate with anyone who doesn't think it should be legalized. Why shouldn't it be legal?

        1. profile image0
          Leta Sposted 9 years agoin reply to this

          Why, indeed?  You'll have to find an opposing viewpoint.

          1. marinealways24 profile image60
            marinealways24posted 9 years agoin reply to this

            lol Does this mean you are on my end of the debate?

            1. profile image0
              Leta Sposted 9 years agoin reply to this

              Of course.  The facts are on our side.

              1. marinealways24 profile image60
                marinealways24posted 9 years agoin reply to this

                lol without a doubt.

  11. marinealways24 profile image60
    marinealways24posted 9 years ago

    Someone, anyone, everyone, why is weed illegal? It is illegal isn't it? One of you has to agree with it being illegal!

  12. marinealways24 profile image60
    marinealways24posted 9 years ago

    If Noah would have smoked bud instead of getting drunk in the bible, would weed be legal and alcohol be illegal?

    1. profile image0
      Leta Sposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Ask that question in the religion forum, wink.  You'll be sure to get some answers.

      1. marinealways24 profile image60
        marinealways24posted 9 years agoin reply to this

        Lol, Outstanding Idea!!!!!!!!!!!! Here we go!!!

  13. marinealways24 profile image60
    marinealways24posted 9 years ago

    Alright, I don't want to get in a political debate. Let me back up. Politicians do not snort coke or kiss ass.

  14. The Shark profile image61
    The Sharkposted 9 years ago

    Weed legal?? are you kidding. In MA we're just hoping they keep
    cigaretts legal. There is a bill pending to ban smoking out doors. Outdoors!! What does that leave your house? Then they'll say, well if you have children your house is off limits too. And you expect them to make weed legal?

    The Shark---trying to find a place to smoke my cigar

  15. fortunerep profile image83
    fortunerepposted 9 years ago

    Who is ready to start a debate on legalizing marijuana?  Come on Marine with your inside tactics,  ummm did I tell you that I.....

    dori

  16. senderm1ggins profile image50
    senderm1gginsposted 9 years ago

    I say Enderw1ggins is the best debater in history. He's way super cute too and humble. Way humble as a matter of fact i would say he is the most humblest in the entire universe.
    His arguments are perfect, his hair is perfect. I love that guy!

    1. enderw1ggins profile image56
      enderw1gginsposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you very much sender. I would like to thank the Academy for this awesome honor, my fans for sticking with me..oh and mom...See I AM a somebody!

  17. Sufidreamer profile image82
    Sufidreamerposted 9 years ago

    lol lol

  18. profile image0
    wordscribe41posted 9 years ago

    I very much enjoy:
    Mark Knowles
    Sandra Rinck
    Lita Sorensen
    Earnesthub

    Very smart, straight shooters.

  19. profile image0
    wordscribe41posted 9 years ago

    Oops, I forgot Inspirepub.  Good lord, I love that woman.

  20. profile image0
    annvansposted 9 years ago

    I am the best.

  21. LondonGirl profile image84
    LondonGirlposted 9 years ago

    My whole family is like that (-:

  22. Uninvited Writer profile image82
    Uninvited Writerposted 9 years ago

    Probably one of the reasons you are a barrister smile

    1. Eaglekiwi profile image78
      Eaglekiwiposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      ohhh that makes even more sense ,although my son just dropped law, now into the sciences..so we all get a break..hehe smile

    2. LondonGirl profile image84
      LondonGirlposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      I'm surrounded by them. My OH is, my Dad is, my brother just finished bar school.....

      1. Eaglekiwi profile image78
        Eaglekiwiposted 9 years agoin reply to this

        approach the bench young lady lol

  23. LondonGirl profile image84
    LondonGirlposted 9 years ago

    We don't ever approach the bench here, it's all much more low key. Where in an American courtroom a lawyer would leap to his feet and yell, "OBJECTION yah Honour!", I would half-rise to my feet, and do a combined throat-clearing / mutter "My Lord?" or "Your Honour?" as appropriate

    1. Misha profile image70
      Mishaposted 9 years agoin reply to this

      As long as outcome is the same, it is just regional differences smile

 
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