To bring some humour into the room during a debate is one thing, and to have a funny debate topic is another. Steer through this article for some funny debate topics.

Funny Debate Topics

Is it always necessary for debates to revolve around a serious theme, where everyone in the hall is either sleepy or too serious? Well, the answer is ‘No’. Debates can be about pros and cons, about arguments and also about topics that can make the audience laugh till their stomachs hurt! Good debates need not be only about politics, environmental issues or controversial subjects; they can be based on funny topics as well. However, care must be taken while choosing funny debate topics and the topics must be chosen bearing in mind the type and age group of the audience who will attend the debate. So even though the topic is discussed seriously, there is an element of humour running through everyone’s mind. This lightens up the mood in the room and it brings out your true oratory skills. Here are some out-of-the-ordinary debate topics that you could use the next time you are organizing a debate! Scroll down to learn more.

List Of Funny Debate Topics
Amusing debate topics are more challenging than the customary serious topics as they need to hold the attention of the listeners. The topics in the list below are divided according to the age and class of the debaters.

Funny Debate Topics For School Debates
  • Vampires vs. werewolves
  • Who came first, the hen or the egg?
  • Barbie doll – an icon
  • Are ghosts real?
  • Men stitching vs. women wrestling
  • Tandoori chicken vs. plain chicken
  • Should homework be banned?
  • Vampire Diaries vs. FRIENDS
  • Best pizza topping?
  • Superman and Batman – superheroes or misleading idols?
  • Rock n Roll music vs. Hip Hop
  • Harry Potter vs. Twilight
  • Is summer the best season?
  • Dating popular men/women or intelligent men/women?
  • Cats vs. dogs as pets?
Funny Debate Topics For College Students 
  • Can marijuana be legalized?
  • Females vs. males in performance in academics
  • Sex education- when is the right time to start?
  • Possibility that the Earth is flat
  • Is the law easier on celebrities?
  • Australian accent vs. British accent
  • What women want
  • Cartoons vs. animated films
  • 15 minutes of fame or behind the scenes?
  • Junk food banned from public schools
  • Does age matter in relationships?
  • Kissing with eyes open or closed?
  • Ragging – to make friends vs. to make fun
  • American Idol vs. America’s Got Talent
Funny Debate Topics For General Debates
  • Who are more complicated – men or women?
  • Eat to live or live to eat?
  • Co-ed schools vs. single sex education schools
  • Do video games cause bad behavior in children?
  • Abortion - yes or no?
  • Women marrying younger men
  • Honest and poor or dishonest and rich
  • Do nice girls finish last?
  • Nursery rhymes have inner meanings
  • Advantages of being a man over a woman
  • What are more real – pirates or ninjas?
  • Do vampires get AIDS from sucking infected blood?
  • Daydreaming vs. Nightdreaming
  • USA will never have a woman President. True or false
  • Did God create the universe vs. did it occur naturally
  • No face-to-face interaction because of facebook
  • Is there life after death?
  • Are we aliens?
  • Dating techniques- are there any?
  • Bottled water vs. regular water

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