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Originally posted by schrodingers dog
Just some behind the scenes info for all our newer fighters. In the debate tournaments topics and positions are assigned completely randomly. That is to say that once the topics are decided, who gets what topic is the luck of the draw, and pro/con positions are decided via a coin flip.
This ensures moderator impartiality and puts all fighters on equal footing so to speak. Thus sometimes we get topics and sides we agree with and sometimes we don't. But Shock and Semper do not go around analyzing posting histories in order to match up fighters to topics and sides.
Yea let's see, I wonder who the judges would vote for?