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{In Defense of} Calling it Soda, Not Pop

This may be unpopular with our midwestern brothers and sisters, but I’m putting it out there. That fizzy, sugary drink? It’s called soda. So pop off.

Erin Vail
June 4, 2019
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{In Defense of} My Father’s Suicide

Don’t tell me “Suicide is the most selfish thing you can do.” You don’t know his demons. You don’t know his pain. And it’s my choice to defend his.

Kathryn Falcone
June 4, 2019
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{In Defense of} and Opposition to Pointless Arguments

Nicole and Thomas are fighting over fighting. Over what? Anything. Nothing. Everything. A series of pointless arguments, but it’s pretty entertaining.

The Prompt Staff
May 31, 2019
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{In Defense of} Good-Bad Movies

Sometimes you just really want to watch a good-bad movie. You know the kind: predictable plot, surprisingly great acting, and extremely rewatchable.

Sydney Mineer
May 31, 2019
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In Defense of “What Do You Do?” a Totally Interesting Conversation Topic

When people ask “What do you do?” it isn’t just a status-seeking utilitarian-apalooza. It’s an interesting topic. So just go with it.

Matt Guttentag
May 30, 2019
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{In Defense of} Not Having Kids

Shalen and Shea are getting married, but that doesn’t mean they want what you want from their family. They’re not having kids. Deal with it.

Shalen Lowell
May 29, 2019
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{In Defense of} Chick-Fil-A (I’m sorry)

I never took a philosophy or ethics class but as I understand it, life is about doing the right…

Josh Bard
May 29, 2019
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{In Defense of} That Guy Who Said That Thing Online the Other Day

The Other Day, the world was rocked when That Guy was caught Saying That Thing Online. Some people were upset, but let me tell you how wrong they are.

Scott Snowman
May 28, 2019
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Accepting Submissions: {In Defense Of…} Prompt

This week’s writing prompt lets you put your unpopular opinions on parade. Write 400-700 words with IN DEFENSE OF as the prompt, and we’ll publish the best!

The Prompt Staff
May 28, 2019
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