AffWin is an outcome dummy variable that takes the value of 1 if the affirmative debater
won, 0 if the affirmative debater
Following the debates, party leaders held town hall meetings around the country to discuss some of the same platforms and proposals youth debaters
presented on television.
Three of the nation's top high school debaters
rate the debate.
Debra DiGiovanni, a regular on "The Debaters
," said of Seguin's style, "It's a perfect combination of silly and smart.
A former debater
herself, she's worried about the club's staying power.
Tomos Morgan said: "Taking part in the competition has made me change my mind about a number of things.
Everyone assumed, even some on her own side, that she would make a complete hash of things and would be flattened by William Hague, far and away the best debater
in the Commons.
He was an Ivy League debater
and served 20 years in the US Senate.
in high school and college, Goldstein always thought he'd be a trial lawyer.
The forensic skills that once made him an engaging speaker, debater
, and essayist have long since departed.
High school debater
Michael Klinger says Al Gore won the first presidential debate in great part because he repeated his main argument, that George W.
Takashi Fukaya, the new minister for international trade and industry, is known as an aggressive Diet debater
and earned the nickname "Mr.
SFS-Q presented three solid teams at the Qatar Universities Debate League Nationals Tournament, demonstrating the strength of its debate club and its promotion of a culture and tradition of discussion extending beyond a single debater
In 2010, the nation's number one high school debater
, Andrew Markoff, graduated from Bronx Science and now attends Georgetown University in Washington, D.
He further said that a debater
should not be an entertainer.