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Is amateurism crime?

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Started: 3/25/2019 Category: Society
Updated: 3 years ago Status: Post Voting Period
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Debate Rounds (3)
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Pro

Good cops are professionals, Therfore amateurism is crime.
Club

Con

"Good cops are professionals, Therefore amateurism is crime. "
Let me point out some mistakes.
-Most people are not cops
-This does not prove that amateurism is a crime.
- You made some grammar mistakes
Ok, Now we've finished that point.
Amateurism
the practice, Quality, Or character of an amateur or amateurish performance.
(Dictionary. Com)
Some people are amateurs. Some people are not. But all people need to go through being an amateur to become a professional. That means if you consider being an amateur a crime, Than all people who try to learn something will instantly become a criminal. As you said "Good cops are professionals", You just simplified a concept. The real statement should be like this "Good cops used to be amateurs and then became professionals with practice and education. "
So in short, If amateurism is a crime, Society will fail.
Debate Round No. 1

Pro

Everybody is bound by the law, So you could say we all have an inner cop

You could easily just paint every student with an amateur label but i don't think it fits, You can't be a cop without getting education first
Club

Con

I do not understand what you are debating, Is it "You can't be a cop without getting education first" or "Is Amateurism [a] crime".
If it was the second one here's my point:
Yeah, You can't be a cop without getting education first. People who are getting education must be amateurs so in a sense they are criminals. If 100% of the worlds population are criminals, Society will corrupt.
Debate Round No. 2

Pro

A cop is a cop however you put it

Some one who is not a cop is not an amateur cop
Club

Con

Someone who's not a cop is not an amateur.
Yes, I agree this point does not support your argument "Amateurism is [a] crime"
Sorry man, But I have to take the "W"
Debate Round No. 3
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Posted by melcharaz 3 years ago
melcharaz
Im not bound by law. Even my religion states freedom from law. Professional definition
relating to or connected with a profession.
engaged in a specified activity as one's main paid occupation rather than as a pastime
a person engaged or qualified in a profession

id argue everyone is a professional, Simply some are better at their profession than others.
Posted by billsands 3 years ago
billsands
no one is innocent
Posted by billsands 3 years ago
billsands
so is this an argument against vigilantism?
Posted by WrickItRalph 3 years ago
WrickItRalph
If pro is right. Then everybody on earth is a criminal because everybody is an amatuerist at something.
Posted by ToasterMinistry 3 years ago
ToasterMinistry
Lol
Posted by Chronosofwisdom 3 years ago
Chronosofwisdom
Guess who's at it again, Vi-spex.
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