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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 - 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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Current Debate - Summer is starting, barbecues are reemerging from the sheds… But which is your favourite? A regular charcoal one or modern, gas/electric one?

Summer is starting, barbecues are reemerging from the sheds… But which is your favourite? A regular charcoal one or modern, gas/electric one?

(+) "What of soul was left, I wonder…" (-) "…when the charcoal had to stop." (with apologies to Robert Browning) (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2015)

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Current Debate - School Violence. How To Stop It?

School Violence. How To Stop It?

(+) We can change things (-) Politicians cut money and confidence (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2014)

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Current Debate - Scientists make human embryo clones. Should embryo cloning cease or continue?

Scientists make human embryo clones. Should embryo cloning cease or continue?

(+) Could help cure world spread diseases (-) Playing god, creating living beings unnaturally (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2008)

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Current Debate - Film Reboots - love them or loathe them?

Film Reboots - love them or loathe them?

(+) Not always a bad thing (-) Not always a good thing (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2015)

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Current Debate - 2012 Year in review

2012 Year in review

(+) Not having sleepless nights over the business (-) Not enough hours in the day / days in the week. (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2012)

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Current Debate - Reality TV Star Jade Goody\'s life to be turned into film.  What are your thoughts on this?

Reality TV Star Jade Goody's life to be turned into film. What are your thoughts on this?

(+) Is Jade Goody an advantage? ok..raising an awareness maybe? (-) Seeing more of Jade and it can affect the kids in the future. (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2009)

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Current Debate - UK Election 2015

UK Election 2015

(+) UK politics is an enthralling spectator sport (-) Unlike with most sports, the result matters (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2015)

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Current Debate - FASHION: Do you enjoy wearing fashionable clothes or do you think it\'s all a big rip-off? What do your clothes say about you?

FASHION: Do you enjoy wearing fashionable clothes or do you think it's all a big rip-off? What do your clothes say about you?

(+) Fashion boots self-confidence,well being and happiness (-) The fashion industry is a bit rubbish (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2010)

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Current Debate - Are you against Tesco\'s upcoming ban on sugary drinks to replace them by sugar-free drinks ?

Are you against Tesco's upcoming ban on sugary drinks to replace them by sugar-free drinks ?

(+) Every little helps? (-) It is a little... (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2015)

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Current Debate - Eurovision Song Contest 2008: Does UK have a chance this year?

Eurovision Song Contest 2008: Does UK have a chance this year?

(+) Good Family Entertainment, Terry Wogan (-) Cheese, Cheese (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2008)

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Current Debate - Olympic Games Beijing 2008: Which country will win the most medals?

Olympic Games Beijing 2008: Which country will win the most medals?

(+) China and USA are a very strong team but GB are coming through. (-) None, GB have done very well. (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2008)

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Should cloning research be stopped?

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Current Debate - Michael Jackson 1958 - 2009.  What are your thoughts on the life of the King of Pop?

Michael Jackson 1958 - 2009. What are your thoughts on the life of the King of Pop?

(+) His music, his singing and what a hot dancer! (-) His lifestyle, increasingly odd behaviour (*) (On Ciao since: 06/2009)

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Current Debate - Winter sales 2016: Which products are you going to buy during winter sales?

Winter sales 2016: Which products are you going to buy during winter sales?

(+) A good excuse for a mooch, some decent buys available, heaps of choice online & in store (-) Not all 'bargains' are what they seem, low stock, crazy queues (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2016)

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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 - 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 - Organ Donation: Opt-In or Opt-Out?

Organ Donation: Opt-In or Opt-Out?

(+) Could save someones life! (-) It might be asked at a bad time by medical staff! (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2013)

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Current Debate - Can you imagine your life without internet?

Can you imagine your life without internet?

(+) Entertainment, the wide reaching tendrils of the internet (-) 'Playing' on the internet eats up the hours in the day, some people take the internet too seriously (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2012)

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Why Donate to Charity?

(+) Everybody wins (-) Nobody loses (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2004)

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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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Has modern music become too commercialised?

(+) I've failed to think of any (-) It's pathetic, it's killing real music and it can even be dangerous (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2002)

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Current Debate - How do you fight stress and anxiety?

How do you fight stress and anxiety?

(+) sharing coping strategies may help (-) symptoms may be easier to treat than the cause (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2011)

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Current Debate - Global warming: What are your tips to reduce your energy consumption?

Global warming: What are your tips to reduce your energy consumption?

(+) We can change our lifestyles to reduce emissions (-) We may not need to (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2015)

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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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What is the best way to encourage children to read?

(+) a nation of confident children (-) takes time (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2002)

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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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Your Hobbies

(+) you decide (-) you decide (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2005)

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Current Debate - TELEVISION. Could you live without it and how would your time be spent in replace of it?

TELEVISION. Could you live without it and how would your time be spent in replace of it?

(+) TV shows can be informative, entertaining and uplifting.... (-) ....But only if you can control what you watch when you watch it and without sponsorship (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2010)

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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
Ciao members have rated this review on average: exceptional
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 ?