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Current Debate - Football World Cup 2010. Which team will win?

Football World Cup 2010. Which team will win?

(+) Tournament that will have loads of excellent matches (-) Pre tournament injuries (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2010)

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Organ Donation: Opt-In or Opt-Out?

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

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Ciao Wishlist: 5 Products To Buy In 2014

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Current Debate - Kososvo declares independence from Serbia. If Kosovo why not Scotland?

Kososvo declares independence from Serbia. If Kosovo why not Scotland?

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Current Debate - Boycotting the Beijing Olympic Games, should politics have a place in sports?

Boycotting the Beijing Olympic Games, should politics have a place in sports?

(+) Take a decisive stand against a nasty dictatorship. (-) Wouldn't it be lovely if the Olympics were truly beyond politics? (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2008)

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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?

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Is there a generation gap?

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Current Debate - Should the Elgin Marbles be returned to Greece?

Should the Elgin Marbles be returned to Greece?

(+) Beautiful sculptures that the whole world deserves to see (-) The collection is and perhaps always will be split (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2014)

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Anti-Bacterial Products containing Triclosan

(+) Kills Bacteria in the short term (-) Strengthens Bacteria in the long term (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2005)

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Is public transport a viable option?

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What's Wrong with the British Law?

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Current Debate - Should school uniforms be abolished?

Should school uniforms be abolished?

(+) May reduce bullying, helps children to feel part of the school, (-) stifles individuality - particularly in older kids (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2011)

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What makes a book great?

(+) Don't books just rock! (-) Not enough people read nowadays :o( (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2002)

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Is snow good or bad?

(+) "Snow is snowy when it's snowing..." (-) "...I'm sorry it's slushy when it's going." (Ogden Nash) (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2005)

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Should the age of consent be abolished?

(+) na (-) na (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2003)

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Current Debate - Tablet Buying Guide: Your top 5 tips

Tablet Buying Guide: Your top 5 tips

(+) With Tablets - you must know all the little details before purchase. (-) Many unknown brands are very unreliable. Better to pay extra for a good one. (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2013)

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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 - When is the right time in life to have a baby?

When is the right time in life to have a baby?

(+) Age brings experience, financial stability, (-) Youth brings the ability to learn, energy, a future (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2006)

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Should charity begin at home?

(+) Spend from your heart (-) Charity 'admin fees' (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2002)

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Spooky experiences

(+) I wouldn't say thats there's too many! (-) Spooky occurances! Losing Grandad!! (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2005)

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Current Debate - Tell us about your Summer Holiday 2009 experience!

Tell us about your Summer Holiday 2009 experience!

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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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Is compensation culture out of control?

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Dealing with cyberbullying: Tips for kids and parents

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What is it really like to teach in a primary school today?

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World Championships in Athletics Osaka 2007

(+) Dope tests are increasing, punishments are tougher (-) Determining who took the drugs knowingly and who made a mistake (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2007)

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Are we living in rip-off Britain?

(+) We are lucky (-) We could be luckier (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2002)

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Current Debate - How important is social networking to you?

How important is social networking to you?

(+) Handy way to stay in touch, entertaining games and other features, photo sharing etc (-) risk of information getting into wrong hands, too much time wasting (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2011)

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Current Debate - Ageism in employment

Ageism in employment

(+) Pretty young things beat brains anyday (-) Older you get the less you appeal (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2011)

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Football World Cup 2010

Advantages: Tournament that will have loads of excellent matches
Disadvantages: Pre tournament injuries

The World Cup is the first World Cup to be played on the African continent. Like many fans across the World will have high expectations and have ideas of which team is going to win. This question is highly open to a lot of opinion and debate. In this revi ...

costas1234 31.05.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Football World Cup 2010. Which team will win?

We will see the biggest shock in South Africa??

Advantages: Lots of unpredictable matches, great for the neutral
Disadvantages: Pre tournament injuries, selection of team.

Will we see the biggest shock in South Africa?? Ahhh the World Cup! It's only around the corner and I can't wait!!! I will be slightly sad as my main team (Turkey) did not make it (again!!!). But all in all this World Cup should be one of the best. The ...

Suavilous 07.06.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Football World Cup 2010. Which team will win?

The Winner Takes It All ...

Advantages: Great performances from "lesser" teams, some cracking upsets.
Disadvantages: Some of the "big" teams have stank out the tournament.

As Baz Luhrmann never quite said, we must accept certain inalienable truths about the World Cup. * The new ball will be roundly slaughtered, branded a cheap “flyaway” toy and blamed for seventy per cent of the mistakes made, although players have ...

Puggers 27.06.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Football World Cup 2010. Which team will win?

The next World cup maybe in Rio but Rio's not in this World Cup!!

Advantages: 4 weeks of heaven
Disadvantages: 4 weeks of nagging

E-ngland A-lgeria S-lovenia Y-anks Spells E.A.S.Y! (The Sun headline the day after the draw) As Tiger Woods dreaded opening up the next advent calendar door last Christmas, yet another blonde shouting 'surprise', ticking another five mil ...

thedevilinme 07.06.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Football World Cup 2010. Which team will win?

And the winner will be....

Advantages: "There are two types of forecasts: lucky…"
Disadvantages: "…or wrong." (In Control, the journal of Institute of Operations Management)

“Never make predictions. Particularly not about the future,” is a quotation ascribed – as an internet trawl has just revealed – to a whole variety of people, which only goes to show that it’s difficult to predict with any accuracy who’s going to say wha ...

torr 01.07.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Football World Cup 2010. Which team will win?