Topicality debates can get boring, confusing, and un-fun in general. But they’re necessary. Here’s the foundation to winning topicality debates, with more topicality posts to follow. This is also very applicable to policy debate. There Can Be More Than One Valid Interpretation! There can be more than one interpretation of a sentence that is equally […]
Here’s the second post in the Domination series, Let’s Make Debate Less Horrible. The more you know. On Aff • Please lay out some burdens analysis in your first speech. What do you think the resolution requires you to do, and what options does the negative have? Oh, and don’t just say “I have to […]
If you’ve done any level of analysis on this resolution, you’ll have realized that it is a giant trainwreck. Add to that, there are an infinite number of ways to make a round confusing and only several to make it clear. However, this year’s topic presents us with the unique opportunity to debate the topic […]
Who knows what will become of this? We’ll see. Add this to your RSS or subscribe to it via email to find out. Very likely though, there will be articles on the NCFCA/STOA LD resolution, tips and strategies, thoughts from contributors throughout the season.