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Current Debate - The Great Smartphone Debate

The Great Smartphone Debate

(+) Everything you need, and more. (-) Too much at stake if you lose one (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2013)

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Current Debate - Do schools in the UK have too many holidays?

Do schools in the UK have too many holidays?

(+) Time to relax but also a time required to plan. (-) Those who moan holidays are too much should consider unpaid time for non-contact jobs. (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2013)

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Current Debate - London Olympics 2012: Will the games be a success?

London Olympics 2012: Will the games be a success?

(+) "Full of sound and fury…" (Macbeth) (-) "…signifying nothing." (except enormous expense) (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2011)

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Current Debate - Do you support the public sector strikes?

Do you support the public sector strikes?

(+) Hopefully some people might think about the value of our public services (-) Lots of people will lose their jobs through no fault of their own - no wonder they are fighting (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2011)

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Would Britain be better or worse off if the American colonies had never won their independence?

(+) "Though this be madness…" (-) "… there is method in it". (Hamlet) (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2011)

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Current Debate - The Gaza Conflict: How could the Israeli-Palestinian \

The Gaza Conflict: How could the Israeli-Palestinian "question" be solved?

(+) None at all (-) Bloodshed, civilian death, ruined buildings and hatred from both sides (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2009)

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Current Debate - What is your view on the Wikileaks case and its controversial protagonist Julian Assange?

What is your view on the Wikileaks case and its controversial protagonist Julian Assange?

(+) Wikileaks have shown us the truth (-) The truth is not pleasant (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2010)

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Current Debate - HS2: Can the UK afford the high speed rail network system?

HS2: Can the UK afford the high speed rail network system?

(+) I'll be able to get around faster on my pensioners rail card (-) Not immediate enough to create a boost, technology may supercede it, and it may never happen. (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2013)

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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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Is breast always best?

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

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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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Should museums have free entry for all?

(+) free is good (-) But who pays for museums when its not raining ? (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2004)

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Current Debate - Prince William and Kate Middleton are to marry in spring 2011. What are your thoughts on the happy couple and their future together?

Prince William and Kate Middleton are to marry in spring 2011. What are your thoughts on the happy couple and their future together?

(+) The fairytale will last through-out the day for Catherine Middleton (-) Common folk will have to endure it and see re-runs of it for years to come (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2010)

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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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Do you believe in aliens?

(+) You can see the evidence (-) Too many false calls (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2004)

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What's the relationship between class and media?

(+) Titillating reading; great gossip. (-) Ruined lives; innocent accused proven guilty based on false, media-generated impressions. (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2003)

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How should university education be funded?

(+) Education is a benefit for all (-) But someone has to pay the cost (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2004)

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What is Blair's legacy?

(+) None, its too late. (-) We have lost the heart of Britain (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2007)

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Current Debate - Do you think that a minimum pricing of alcohol should be brought in?

Do you think that a minimum pricing of alcohol should be brought in?

(+) It could deter some people from over indulging (-) It will cost me more money! (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2012)

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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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Current Debate - What was your favourite Summer 2009 music festival experience?

What was your favourite Summer 2009 music festival experience?

(+) Fantastic Experience, Great Music, Lovely People, Wonderfully Organised (-) Maybe Pricey For Those Not Into Music As Much (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2009)

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Current Debate - What\'s the best way to celebrate New Year\'s Eve?

What's the best way to celebrate New Year's Eve?

(+) In with the new (-) Out with the old (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2009)

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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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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 - Tragedy in Norway: How can such atrocities be prevented?

Tragedy in Norway: How can such atrocities be prevented?

(+) None (-) Tragedy (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2011)

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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 - UK unemployment is on the rise again. How can it be tackled?

UK unemployment is on the rise again. How can it be tackled?

(+) You can gain more qualifications and some work experience (-) Job centre are no help and jobs are hard to find (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2011)

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Should Top Gear Be Banned?

(+) It's pure entertainment; keep it on air! (-) In this review I sound like a bit of a fanatical maniac (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2006)

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Current Debate - How Clean is Our Air?

How Clean is Our Air?

(+) The air is cleaner than its been for a long time (-) Pollution (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2010)

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Current Debate - Euro 2016: Which team will win the tournament?

Euro 2016: Which team will win the tournament?

(+) Great physical and mental strength.Quality throughout:from Neuer to Muller. (-) Not had great recent form:beaten by Poland and in a friendly against England (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2016)

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Smartphones: The world at your fingertips. Literally.

Advantages: Everything you need, and more.
Disadvantages: Too much at stake if you lose one

...While both smartphones and touchscreen phones have been around for over a decade, it was Apple who first nailed it in 2007 with the original iPhone - sparking off the biggest revolution in cellphone history. And that was just the beginning... As revoluti ...

AtomicRadio 08.07.2013 · Read full review
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The best Smartphone? The smartest of course!

Advantages: See review (and my opinion)
Disadvantages: See review (and my opinion)

So what is the best Smartphone today??? Starting with Android. ***ANDROID*** The Good:The best thing about Androids system has to be the "Google Play" Store. Sure, you will find more apps (though this is changing) in Apples App store... BUT the beauty ...

jjcross 02.07.2013 · Read full review
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A never ending debate, for now...

Advantages: some activities and information are become easy, quicker and faster
Disadvantages: some issues related to social life, time spending and health

...Smartphone are actually an important debate among people around the world. The technology revolution has found a new phenomenon through portable devices overcoming laptop in interest. This last fact causes important differences regarding how people consum ...

sully_5 03.10.2014 · Read full review
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Fruit Supersedes Confectionaries

Advantages: Jobs did the ground-work for a long-term game
Disadvantages: Too early for a credible smart-phone debate in all honesty

If you ask me, the system of fathoming mobile technology should be as simple as boiling a kettle, changing the bed, washing oneself, or making macaroni cheese. Alas, it is far from it. - - - I had the pleasure of being associated with an American you ...

1st2thebar 11.07.2013 · Read full review
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The Great Smartphone Debate

Advantages: Everything is at the touch of a button.
Disadvantages: Huge Expense

Looking at the range of smartphones available on the market I can see why anyone would want to turn total technophobe and shy away from the turn of the century product. Smartphones seem to be the only marketed type of phones these days making mobile purch ...

kattwig 01.07.2013 · Read full review
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