Why is it that everything is an argument nowadays? Why can't we all just get along? Simple reason: because it's BORING. Oh, and there's also that stuff about how differing opinions lead to a well-informed electorate, one willing to thoroughly engage an issue from all sides. But of course you knew that.

So roll up your sleeves and get ready to fight, because we're going to present you with the differing sides of current hot button issues. From the death penalty to political candidates, we'll present you with the basic information on all sides of an issue. Read along, and feel your brain thank you for smartening it up.