"I do believe that post-partum depression is a real and serious issue. She still killed three children though. I do think that she should be in prison and get help. In the end, I think that depression is no excuse to murder her children. I do believe…"
"I agree that there are some similarities between school and prison but in the end, I think that school is a bit different. School is preparing us for our future and we definitely have more freedom than a prison would. School is for education,…"
"I think study halls are beneficial if used correctly. I agree that a lot of students don't use them like they should and then they become pointless. But if used correctly it allows students to have that extra time to relax and work on homework. "
"I don't think everyone should be forced to vote. I do believe it's important and should be highly encouraged like it is, but not required. Some people don't have a preference and would like to stay neutral. I just think that someone should be able…"
"The amount of time we have to eat lunch right now is perfect. It allows everyone to finish their food but still have time to socialize with others. I wouldn't want to have a long day either. I think that it should continue to stay around 30 minutes."
"There's a lot of history of presidents who once served in the military, but I don't think that it should be required. A lot of people that have served in the military suffer from PTSD or other mental challenges. There has also been a lot of good…"
"I don't agree with animal testing. Some of the tests are just cruel. It has benefits for researchers and businesses but with today's technology, they can find a different solution. I do consider animal testing to be animal abuse and I think that…"
"I think that public funds shouldn't go to private schools. If the public doesn't have any say in the school, then why are there funds supporting it? I think that our public schools need those state funds to improve education for students. "
"I don't think that there should be assigned seats at lunch. We go from class to class with assigned seats and I think lunch is our time to sit with our friends and relax. I just feel that if we had assigned seats, it would lead to people being…"
"I think that smaller classes allow for more things to get done. I think that they would be more effective. Students could get the attention that they may need. I can also see how largers classes could be good too and it could allow for more…"
When you go into the average American household, you are most likely to see some sort of pet. Most people believe that owning a pet is “normal”. Some even say that their pet is treated better than they are. There is a big debate on whether owning a…
"I would prefer a white-collar job, but that doesn't mean I'm not willing to work just as much as someone in a blue-collar job. I would just like a more laid-back job that has more flexibility. I do think both jobs are important."
"I think dress codes are important in this type of business setting. I think dressing professionally is imporant, but I don't think that this update to this extent was necessary. I can see both sides of it though. I can also see how this change may…"
"I do think that counterfeit makeup should be illegal. It is a huge health risk. When people buy makeup, they shouldn't have to worry about it being filled with harmful chemicals. I think that buying makeup from a trusted store would help lower the…"
"I think that money can buy happiness to a certin extent. It can buy objects and things that can make you happy but there are some things that it can't buy. I think helps when people don't have to worry about money but at the end of the day, money…"
"I agree that standardized testing can cause a large amount of stress. I do think that standardized testing should be eliminated because I don't think that it truly shows students' knowledge and performance. I also agree that 3rd grade is too young…"
"I do think that movie theaters are dying. Most people want to stay in and watch a movie at home because it's become so widely available. Streaming service has evolved and there are so many more options. I personally would much rather stay home and…"
"I do think that schools' dress codes are directed toward girls. It's mostly girls getting the dress-coded majority of the time. I think that the dress code is also very out dated. I think it needs to change and be updated. It would have a better…"
"I do think that homelessness is a huge problem in the U.S. It definitely isn't an easy fix, but I think something can be done to fix it. Homelessness is also a huge problem in other countries too. I do think that homeless shelter help."
"I do think that social media plays a part in teenage suicide. Social media has gotten very toxic and dangerous for teenagers and people. I think social media can sometimes have a positive effect, but it can also have a very negative effect on some."
"I don't think that school uniforms should be required by schools. I believe students should be able to wear what they want. I really don't see the point of school uniforms. They're so outdated and requiring them doesn't allow students to express…"
"I do believe you can be successful without a college degree. Things have definitely changed so you're able to make a career without going to college. Personally, I would prefer to attend college, even though it's expensive, I believe there are more…"
"I do believe that Ebooks are more convenient and maybe even cheaper than a physical book. But personally, I would much rather pick up an actual book and read. I think an actaul book would be much better for your eyes too."
"I usually don't take advantage of test retakes as I usually don't need them. I believe it should be up to the teacher whether they want to offer it or not. Test retakes are normally only used by a few in a class, so I think the teacher should decide…"
"I think that 5 to 6 minutes would be perfect. It's enough time to allow for talking to a teacher or using the bathroom, but not too much time to the point where people are causing problems because they don't know what to do during that time."
"I usually don't take advantage of extra credit opportunities as I usually don't need it to help my grade. I believe it should be up to the teacher whether they want to offer extra credit or not. Extra credit is normally only used by a few in a…"
"I understand why they devolved daylight savings time, but I don't think it's needed anymore. It's been around for a long time and at this point, I think it's doing more harm than good, therefore I think they should just get rid of it."
"I like the idea of having an early out every week, but I think that it could mess up a lot of schedules. For students like me, that work right after school, it might mess things up a bit. I do think it would help students out but I highly doubt the…"
"Paper straws are obviously better for the environment and landfill but I personally would use other alternatives. I'm not a huge fan of paper straws as they don't last very long and sometimes can make it taste different. "
"My family has always had artificial trees for Christmas. The only reason being is that sometimes a real tree can be a fire hazard. We enjoy our artificial tree because we can move the branches around and make it how we like it, along with it being…"
"I agree that students should be able to wear hats in school as long as it's not distracting them or other students. It's a normal thing to wear hats outside of school, so I don't see why we can't wear them during school. To me, cat ears and elf ears…"
"I think forum posts can be both good and bad. Some people enjoy doing them and get their five done every week. Others aren't huge fans of them, so they simply don't do them and their grade goes down. Students often forget, but Mr. Bruns reminds us…"
"I think it can have both good and bad impacts. It might help the environment, but for those not wanting the power of something to be reduced, I can see where it might be aggravating. I know that most of my dad's equipment and trucks use DEF and I…"
"I think that the meat packaging industry is a huge part of communities and economies. The quality of meat has a huge impact on cattle producers' profits. Being a meat packer is not an easy job; therefore, they desevere the profit. Where the…"
"I think that women are just as capable to serve in combat. If they meet the standards needed then there should not be a problem. The standards should not involve gender. It should be based on where their skill level stands."
"I believe that marijuana is very important for medical use. It often helps those considered to be in a large amount of pain. Recreational use is a different story, I think that it could be used moderately to keep some people from abusing it."