Live in Nanaimo Sep 30

Live in Nanaimo Sep 30
The Debaters tapes 3 shows at The Port Theatre in Nanaimo
Tue Sep 30 at 7:30 pm

That's 6 debates + Steve Patterson

Tickets available at Port Theatre Box Office.

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Small Talk & Internet Anonymity

Small Talk & Internet Anonymity
Is small talk a waste of time? Murdoch Mysteries star, Jonny Harris supports small talk,while funny man, Mark DeBonis tells us why he thinks it's unnecessary. Also on the show, Elvira Kurt and Nile Seguin go head to head over whether anonymity on the internet is a bad thing. Entire Episode (8.15)

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Soulmates & Time Travel

Soulmates & Time Travel
If time travel was possible, would it be better to go to the future or the past? Evany Rosen would much rather take a hike through history. But Rodney Ramsey looks forward to the idea of traveling to the future. Also on the show: is there such a thing as a soulmate? Derek Seguin loves the idea, but Erica Sigurdson thinks it's silly.

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Clowns vs Magicians & Dating Better Looking People

Clowns vs Magicians & Dating Better Looking People
When it comes to kids parties, who makes the better entertainer? A clown or a magician? Pat Thornton champions the clown and Dave Acer endorses the magician. Then Amanda Brooke Perrin and Rob Pue debate whether it's a good idea to date someone better looking than yourself.

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World Class Halifax & Dreams

World Class Halifax & Dreams
Do dreams teach us valuable lessons? Sean Cullen will try to convince you this is true, whereas Graham Chittenden argues that dreams are nothing to hang your hopes on. Also on the show, Mark Farrell and Evany Rosen go head to head over the notion that Halifax is a world class city.

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Billionaires & Divorcess

Billionaires & Divorcess
Whereas poverty and social injustice remain a global problem, be it resolved that nobody should be a billionaire. Funny men Ali Hassan and Graham Chittenden take on this rich topic. Then Christina Walkinshaw and Darryl Orr debate whether divorcees make good partners.

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Meat & RV's

Meat & RV's
Be it resolved that no meal is complete without meat. That is the resolution before comedians Derek Edwards and Graham Clark on this episode of The Debaters. Then we talk RV's. Cory Mack tries to convince RV enthusiast, Brian Stollery, that vacationing on wheels is idiotic.

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Beaver vs Polar Bear & Award Shows

Beaver vs Polar Bear & Award Shows
Which is the better Canadian Icon, the Polar Bear or the Beaver. Graham Clark is all about the polar bear. But Peter Brown believes in the the beaver. And then...Elvira Kurt and Ron Sparks argue the merits of awards show.

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Personal Brands & Cowtown

Personal Brands & Cowtown
In this age of self promotion and marketing, is it a good idea for each of us to have a personal brand? Andy Kindler thinks brands are delightful while Charlie Demers says they're despicable. Also on the show, Cowtown. Is it time for Calgary to lose it's hokey nickname? Calgarians Allyson Smith and Trent McClellan take this one on in front of a hometown audience.

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Tall vs Short & Street vs Book Smarts

Tall vs Short & Street vs Book Smarts
Is it harder to be tall or short? Six foot five inch Sunee Dhaliwal tries to convince three foot six inch Tanyalee Davis that he has a harder row to hoe. Also on this show, street smarts versus book smarts with Evany Rosen and Jon Steinberg.

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