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Current Debate - Volkswagen Emissions Scandal: What are your thoughts about that ecological issue ? Will you still trust to the car manufacturers ?

Volkswagen Emissions Scandal: What are your thoughts about that ecological issue ? Will you still trust to the car manufacturers ?

(+) Now it is out in the open......... (-) ......It took this to happen before governments woke up and smelt the.......er......NO x? (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2015)

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Current Debate - Discounters and Christmas Shopping

Discounters and Christmas Shopping

(+) Bargains out there (-) But we want comfort food (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2014)

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What's Right or Wrong with Democracy?

(+) Err... (-) Low turnout, faults with FPTP (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2002)

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Current Debate - What is your most memorable Olympic moment?

What is your most memorable Olympic moment?

(+) The Olympics could inspire many (-) Not enough coverage of minority sports at other times (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2012)

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Current Debate - Can Long-Distance Relationships Work?

Can Long-Distance Relationships Work?

(+) Intense memorable times (-) Emotions got lost in translation (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2012)

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Current Debate - In light of recent airline tragedies, and a growing number of budget flights, is safety being compromised?

In light of recent airline tragedies, and a growing number of budget flights, is safety being compromised?

(+) Natural catastrophes need prevention; human ignorance and greed need to be stopped (-) In both cases it is impossible!! (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2008)

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Current Debate - The new Nintendo Switch

The new Nintendo Switch

(+) It looks awesome... (-) Battery life and price (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2017)

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National ID Cards

(+) ID cards would cut crime and illigal immigration (-) Expensive to bring in (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2006)

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Current Debate - Britain\'s got talent....or has it?

Britain's got talent....or has it?

(+) Good entertaining show to watch if you've got an hour to spare (-) Shameless input of manipulative producers (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2009)

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Was the military action in Afghanistan justified?

(+) No-one has cause me any harm yet (-) War on Error - What is the price? (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2002)

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Current Debate - Is gun crime out of control?

Is gun crime out of control?

(+) It can be stemmed (-) Too easy to shout racism (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2010)

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Attitudes in a developing country

(+) na (-) na (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2006)

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Is It Better Being Single? The Pro's and Con's

(+) Its about me (-) Its about me (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2004)

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Are monarchy and democracy incompatible?

(+) The Queen would be deemed less wooden if she was allowed the freedom of speech (-) Senior moment central; could provoke chaos (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2002)

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Current Debate - Organic and fairtrade products : are they part of your shopping list and do you think it’s just another marketing argument?

Organic and fairtrade products : are they part of your shopping list and do you think it’s just another marketing argument?

(+) It does make a difference (-) In this world it's not enough (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2015)

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Current Debate - £25 fee per GP\'s appointment - will you pay?

£25 fee per GP's appointment - will you pay?

(+) Demonstrates that the "simple" solution is never "simple" (-) Simply shuts the door on the issue rather than dealing with it. (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2013)

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Current Debate - Best And Worst Excuses For Missing Work

Best And Worst Excuses For Missing Work

(+) A lonnnnnng vacation is soon to follow. (-) The vacation may not have a scheduled ending. (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2014)

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Current Debate - What impact will the outcome of the US election have on the rest of the world?

What impact will the outcome of the US election have on the rest of the world?

(+) Change for America (-) The world met Sarah Palin (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2008)

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Current Debate - Halloween costumes ideas

Halloween costumes ideas

(+) Does not need to cost the earth and children can get involved in making outfits (-) I do not like Halloween!!! (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2013)

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Political Correctness is driving me mad

(+) Good deals if your a bureaucrat - bonus plan, golden handshake (-) Loads of Red Tape - More than Blue Peter would get through in 100 years (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2010)

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Current Debate - Do you think the New Day will make it without a website?

Do you think the New Day will make it without a website?

(+) If the birds are incessantly tweeting 'the New Day' will survive (-) 'Trinity Mirror's' contingency plan (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2016)

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Current Debate - In Celebration of Mother\'s Day, tell us why your Mum is special.

In Celebration of Mother's Day, tell us why your Mum is special.

(+) n/a (-) n/a (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2011)

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Current Debate - Christmas 2015: Tell us about your Christmas Eve party, your Christmas, your gifts...

Christmas 2015: Tell us about your Christmas Eve party, your Christmas, your gifts...

(+) Family!! (-) None (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2015)

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Current Debate - Style Shopping: Are you more likely to buy your clothes online or in store?

Style Shopping: Are you more likely to buy your clothes online or in store?

(+) Convenient, easy to do, can shop at anytime or any store, purchases can be done at home (-) Items sometimes look nothing like online, lack of one on one customer services, overspending more (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2016)

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Current Debate - Do you think you can be more efficient at gym with the virtual reality headset?

Do you think you can be more efficient at gym with the virtual reality headset?

(+) none (-) a health & safety nightmare (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2016)

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Current Debate - Is legal media downloading the way of the future?

Is legal media downloading the way of the future?

(+) Media is available to everyone with just the click of button (-) Leads to illegal downloading and hacking, costs more and requires more knowledge of technology (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2011)

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Current Debate - What Was The Best Christmas Present You Ever Got?

What Was The Best Christmas Present You Ever Got?

(+) Everything (-) Nothing (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2013)

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Current Debate - UK General Election 2010: What does the future hold for the UK?

UK General Election 2010: What does the future hold for the UK?

(+) Coalition represents a majority of voters, and could lay foundation for saner system in future (-) Potential for friction and discord (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2010)

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Current Debate - Do programmes such as the X Factor have a positive or negative impact on the music industry?

Do programmes such as the X Factor have a positive or negative impact on the music industry?

(+) Keeps popular music in the public eye (-) Very safe and pedestrian, focuses on short term success over long term credibility (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2011)

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Current Debate - What do you think about the Dooyoo redesign?

What do you think about the Dooyoo redesign?

(+) Gordon Bennett, leave it out (Terry McCann, 'Minder') (-) I don't believe it! (Victor Meldrew, 'One Foot in the Grave') (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2014)

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VAG - THE ULTIMATE CRIME - BEING FOUND OUT!

Advantages: Now it is out in the open.........
Disadvantages: ......It took this to happen before governments woke up and smelt the.......er......NOx?

SCANDAL OR INEVITABILITY? Well, you expected RICHADA to wade into this one, now didn’t you? To start with, I cannot but help think that whoever worded this particular topic is being just a little naive in assuming that we trusted the car manufacture ...

RICHADA 28.09.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Volkswagen Emissions Scandal: What are your thoughts about that ecological issue ? Will you still trust to the car manufacturers ?

You can't have your cake and eat it

Advantages: Cheaper taxes
Disadvantages: None

This is definitely a Current Issue Competition to leave to the very last minute as this story is going to grow and grow as the days go by for VW and the car industry in general. I have no doubt in my mind that most if not all car companies are using some ...

thedevilinme 29.09.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Volkswagen Emissions Scandal: What are your thoughts about that ecological issue ? Will you still trust to the car manufacturers ?

Greenfleece

Advantages: Re-think on green policy
Disadvantages: More hot air than a 'Virgin Atlantic' expedition

...11 million cars have been affected. If you’ve been seriously affected or been Very Worried by the VW emission scandal please contact Matthias Mueller the new Volkswagen CEO, I’m sure his remuneration package covers 11 million complaints. * ...

1st2thebar 03.10.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Volkswagen Emissions Scandal: What are your thoughts about that ecological issue ? Will you still trust to the car manufacturers ?

My mum always told me that trust is something you earn

Advantages: Out in the open
Disadvantages: its already happened, environment

...Summary In case you missed it, Volkswagen have been accused of and admitted to cheating on emission testing with their Diesel engines worldwide. A device was put in the engines when they were being tested to affect the results. VW had a major push ...

leetscram 05.10.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Volkswagen Emissions Scandal: What are your thoughts about that ecological issue ? Will you still trust to the car manufacturers ?

Blowing smoke.

Advantages: VW's have a deserved reputation for making good cars. This has not changed.
Disadvantages: This has highlighted serious issues for VW in particular but the car industry generally.

I own a diesel-engined car (A VW as it happens). Like many, I was attracted by the economy of diesel engines and partly encouraged to buy one by the UK government's vehicle tax regime. I thought I was doing the "right thing". Circumstances mean that ...

davejbee 26.09.2015 · Read full review
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Review of Volkswagen Emissions Scandal: What are your thoughts about that ecological issue ? Will you still trust to the car manufacturers ?