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Current Debate - Euro 2008 in Austria and Switzerland: Which country do you think will win and why.

Euro 2008 in Austria and Switzerland: Which country do you think will win and why.

(+) Football, Football, Football, No Media Hype about how great we are (-) No media hype about how great we are, No England, Scotland, Wales or Ireland (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2008)

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What's Wrong with the British Law?

(+) True interpretation of the law (-) Makes the law complex (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2005)

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What is your view of the Greek economic crisis?

(+) "Neither a borrower nor a lender be…" (-) "…For loan oft loses both itself and friend." (Hamlet) (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2015)

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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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Do you believe in psychic ability?

(+) It may make you think. (-) You may not want to think. (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2004)

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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 - Book or e-book? Where do you stand?

Book or e-book? Where do you stand?

(+) Stores loads of books and is light (-) No page numbering and the books are pricey. (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2011)

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Current Debate - How Can We Improve Our Education System?

How Can We Improve Our Education System?

(+) Can the public lead change? (-) A lack of money can't save existing teachers or resources. (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2014)

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Where should children receive their sexual eductaion?

(+) A proper educatioin can make all the difference (-) You may well find it embarrassing (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2004)

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What is our country turning into?

(+) Good riddance (-) Riddance is about the only good (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2005)

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Current Debate - What has the past five years taught us about the merits and demerits of government by a coalition rather than a single party ?

What has the past five years taught us about the merits and demerits of government by a coalition rather than a single party ?

(+) Sometimes necessary, sometimes even desirable (-) Hard for voters to know what to expect (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2015)

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Current Debate - AV Referendum on 5th May! Which is fairer, AV or First Past the Post?

AV Referendum on 5th May! Which is fairer, AV or First Past the Post?

(+) A step in the right direction... (-) ...though not as big a step as it could or should be (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2011)

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Thoughts on US Presidents - George W. Bush

(+) You get to tell the interest-conflicted U.N. and the impossibly corrupt Kofi Annan to piss-off (-) Nobody but Tony laughs at your Saddam Hussein jokes with you (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2004)

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Current Debate - 7 mistakes to avoid when booking your vacation online

7 mistakes to avoid when booking your vacation online

(+) Hopefully stand you in good stead for a fun holiday (-) Can't control everything (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2013)

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Current Debate - Do employers have a right to use social networking sites and online searches to screen applicants?

Do employers have a right to use social networking sites and online searches to screen applicants?

(+) Helps an employer gain a more thorough picture of potential employees (-) Some may think it's unethical (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2013)

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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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Is Parliament still sovereign?

(+) checks and balances between institutions in power (-) power is diluted between institutions, no clear sovereign institution at the moment (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2011)

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Current Debate - What are your resolutions for 2012?

What are your resolutions for 2012?

(+) Works for me (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2012)

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Should students really be paid just for showing up at college?

(+) Can help people stay in education (-) There will alway be those that can take advantage of the system, and those that just miss out (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2004)

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Current Debate - Scottish Independence: Do you think Scotland should remain a part of the Union?

Scottish Independence: Do you think Scotland should remain a part of the Union?

(+) A clear democratic mandate would be best for any major constitutional change (-) But I fear that the proposed referendum won't allow Scots to express their true preference (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2012)

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Current Debate - Horse meat scandal! Are the supermarkets the only people to blame?

Horse meat scandal! Are the supermarkets the only people to blame?

(+) Tastes nice (-) We are all hypocrites (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2013)

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Current Debate - Immigrants Banned From Receiving Welfare For Two Years

Immigrants Banned From Receiving Welfare For Two Years

(+) It's never going to happen (-) It's just a ridiculous proposal on every level (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2014)

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Current Debate - Thatcher\'s premiership: Good or bad for Britain?

Thatcher's premiership: Good or bad for Britain?

(+) Some of the substance (-) All of the style (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2013)

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Current Debate - Brazil 2014: What are your predictions?

Brazil 2014: What are your predictions?

(+) A turn-up for the tails (-) Heads will roll (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2014)

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Is breast always best?

(+) Too many to mention (-) Hard work at the start (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2006)

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Should the U.S. work more closely with international bodies and take fewer unilateral foreign policy and military decisions?

(+) You might sleep safe feeling protected by the US. (-) Motives are driven by self interest. (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2001)

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Should Cyclists have to pass a test and have compulsory insurance?

(+) Safer roads and less deaths (-) Less people will use bikes? (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2004)

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Current Debate - 5 Reasons To Vote YES or NO For An Independent Scotland

5 Reasons To Vote YES or NO For An Independent Scotland

(+) I don't think the Yes Voters will win (-) ...but it will be close (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2014)

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Current Debate - What are your thoughts on Ireland saying \'No\' to the Lisbon Treaty?

What are your thoughts on Ireland saying 'No' to the Lisbon Treaty?

(+) The treaty seems fairly uncontroversial. (-) We must respect the Irish opinion. (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2008)

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Current Debate - What are your favourite bank holiday activities?

What are your favourite bank holiday activities?

(+) "If all the year were playing holidays…" (-) "To sport would be as tedious as to work." (Henry IV pt 1) (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2011)

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England DON'T lose in penalty drama !!

Advantages: Football, Football, Football, No Media Hype about how great we are
Disadvantages: No media hype about how great we are, No England, Scotland, Wales or Ireland

As anybody who is in the remotest bit interested in football will be aware, the European Football Championships commence on Saturday, where we will be treated to the delights of Switzerland against the Czech Republic to be followed later by Portugal again ...

supercityfan 05.06.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Euro 2008 in Austria and Switzerland: Which country do you think will win and why.

Euro 2008- The end to a great few weeks

Advantages: great entertainment, huge upsets, promising final
Disadvantages: powercut during semi final

Euro 2008 has provided many memorable moments in a thriling tournament so far. The first round saw Portugal sweep past Turkey 2-0, while the Czech's stole a 1-0 victory over Switzerland. Group B saw Germany ease past Poland with a brace from Poland bor ...

speedy2710 27.06.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Euro 2008 in Austria and Switzerland: Which country do you think will win and why.

Winning Hearts and Minds

Advantages: England didnt qualify so you dont go through the heartache
Disadvantages: England didnt qualify so you dont go through the heartache

Ok so there's no England or any other home nation involved in this years competition and lets face it, as patriotic as I am, if England had qualified then Steve McClaren would still be charge and we would have probably failed miserably, as we inevitably d ...

pepster63 06.06.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Euro 2008 in Austria and Switzerland: Which country do you think will win and why.

Quarters onwards

Advantages: Football
Disadvantages: No England

QUARTER FINAL STAGE ---------------------------------- So here we are at the business end of the tournament and where, we are led to believe, the teams with the stronger mental strength will shine through and prove their worth to lift the trophy. T ...

shanediablo 19.06.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Euro 2008 in Austria and Switzerland: Which country do you think will win and why.

Good Luck Spain

Advantages: Footballing skills, entertainment, cheering audience, thrill.
Disadvantages: Nothing in special except the crazy fans fighting among themselves.

I am a great fan of Soccer since my childhood. The first player I knew from the books was Pele but he did not impressed me much as the Dutch player Rud Gullit impressed me. As a child, I love the way he played and the way he fashioned himself. The hairsty ...

asomormridul 28.06.2008 · Read full review
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