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The final round and one of the semis rounds were recorded and are now available on YouTube here:
http://www.youtube.com/channel/UCO7ZowsIj9IJRoNbbnYwzcA

Finals motion:  Given the technology, THW erase the memories of bad relationships.
Semis motion:  THW allow violent criminals to choose to undergo the Ludovico technique in exchange for a significantly reduced sentence.
(There was an info slide for this motion, but you can learn about the Ludovico technique here:
 http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ludovico_technique)



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On Nov 3, 2013, at 3:10 AM, Nipun Mahajan wrote:

Hi

Was the final recorded?

Best

Nipun


On 2 November 2013 19:12, Buzz Klinger <[log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>> wrote:
For those interested, the motions for the Fall Classic were:

1) In areas with exceptionally high crime rates, TBT vigilantism is justified.
2) THS the NSA's surveillance program.
3) THW ban non-reconstructive cosmetic surgery.
4) THBT human shields are a legitimate target in war.
5) THW subsidize newspapers.

SF: THW allow violent criminals to choose to undergo the Ludovico technique in exchange for a significantly reduced sentence. (There was an info slide defining the Ludovico technique)

Novice Final: THBT secluded religious communities should require their members to spend time in broader society.

Final: Given the technology, THW erase the memories of bad relationships.


On Thu, Oct 31, 2013 at 10:12 PM, Barnes, R Eric <[log in to unmask]<mailto:[log in to unmask]>> wrote:
At the 2013 HWS Fall Classic, these were the results.

Champions:  Queen's University (Embree & McLeod)
Second place:  Canadian Hybrid (Ellis & Grudzien)
Finalists:  Brandeis & Carleton
Semifinalists:  Cornell ELAL, Colgate TSMC, Cornell JLYY, Colgate RNKM

Winner of novice finals:  Patrick Henry (Elliott & Fillebrown)
Second place:  The College of New Jersey (Ellis & Palvannan)
Finalists:  Cornell (Armstrong & Gaur), Patrick Henry (Collins & Tague)



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