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

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

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Eating meat, yay or nay? My own personal opinion

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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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Current Debate - Your top 5 home appliances you cannot live without!

Your top 5 home appliances you cannot live without!

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Current Debate - What Are The Best And Worst Gifts For Xmas?

What Are The Best And Worst Gifts For Xmas?

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Current Debate - Which Are Your Five Favourite Cities In The UK?

Which Are Your Five Favourite Cities In The UK?

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Is there a generation gap?

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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?

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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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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 - 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 - Ciao Wishlist: 5 Products To Buy In 2014

Ciao Wishlist: 5 Products To Buy In 2014

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Is it tougher being a woman?

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Current Debate - Has The Recent Success Of Ice Bucket Challenge Changed The Future Of Healthcare Fundraising?

Has The Recent Success Of Ice Bucket Challenge Changed The Future Of Healthcare Fundraising?

(+) An added gimmick raises money quicker. (-) How many actually donate? (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2014)

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Are monarchy and democracy incompatible?

(+) It means we can have Queen and Democracy (-) Do you care? (*) (On Ciao since: 04/2002)

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Current Debate - Top 5 Home Energy Saving Tips

Top 5 Home Energy Saving Tips

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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 - 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.

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Current Debate - Rebecca Adlington

Rebecca Adlington

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Current Debate - How to prepare for the first day of school

How to prepare for the first day of school

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How will you vote in the forthcoming General Election, and why?

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Current Debate - What are your summer holiday plans?

What are your summer holiday plans?

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Current Debate - Should animal testing be banned ?

Should animal testing be banned ?

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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 - 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.

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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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Why Donate to Charity?

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

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Current Debate - What Is Your Favourite Christmas Song/Carol

What Is Your Favourite Christmas Song/Carol

(+) The greatest Christmas record ever (-) Possibly a little over-familiar through constant exposure - but that's success for you (*) (On Ciao since: 12/2013)

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Should euthanasia be legalised?

(+) Clarify the law (-) Lawyers never lose (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2004)

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What is wrong with America?

(+) Land of the free (-) Home of the brave (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2004)

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Britain's Got Talent? Definitely

Advantages: Good entertaining show to watch if you've got an hour to spare
Disadvantages: Shameless input of manipulative producers

BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT 2009 (Note before you begin - This is a pretty long review as I wanted to cover all of Britain's Got Talent, so by all means don't read all of this if it doesn't interest you, it's hopefully quite clearly subtitled so just skip to wh ...

midpikyrozziy 07.06.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Britain's got talent....or has it?

Yes, Yes, Yes!!!

Advantages: Great Fun show!
Disadvantages: Often critisised by the press, rumours.

...Over the past couple of months I, along with several million other people, have been following the hit reality series Britain's Got Talent. I've enjoyed the “tea time” entertainment and have found it immensely satisfying to watch. It's been a greatly amu ...

wantaratgirl 24.07.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Britain's got talent....or has it?

Britains does have talent . . . . but not everyone has talent!

Advantages: Great entertainment, Guaranteed tears and laughter
Disadvantages: Some stupid acts which have no chance, The pressue on the contestants.

***ABOUT BRITAINS GOT TALENT*** I’m sure nearly everyone will have heard of or watched this show at some point. This show first hit our screen’s in 2007 and was shown on ITV, and was presented by the fabulous Ant and Dec. The aim of this show is to find ...

kiss_me2070 07.06.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Britain's got talent....or has it?

'When I say 'Britain', you say 'Talent''...Britain's got talent!

Advantages: Entertainment, humour, the auditions, the judges and of course THE TALENT!
Disadvantages: When it's all over and we have to wait another year!

...A reality TV addict (sad but true), I look forward to watching Britain's Got Talent every year. Despite my other half's protests, I watch every episode and find it entertaining, interesting, cringe-worthy at times, hilarious at others and tear-jerking at ...

victoria.clarke 07.06.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Britain's got talent....or has it?

The talented few outway the talentless many

Advantages: Comical opening auditions with many laughs
Disadvantages: becomes a little boring once the semi finals kick in

Britain’s got Talent, (or BGT to give it its more 'hip' name), is a talent show (obviously) which was first aired in 2007 on ITV 1. The winner of the show receives a prize of £100.000 and a chance to perform in front of a Royal member in the Royal Var ...

blissman70 06.06.2009 · Read full review
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