LD Debate is sometimes also called values debate because it traditionally places a heavy emphasis on logic, ethical values, and philosophy. It is a type of American high school one-on-one debate practiced in National Forensic League competitions.
It's a type of debate that is most definitly greater then the inferior type of debate, policy debate
In LD people have break time between debates to improve their arguments, and discuss things with teammates.
Also, LDers are just cooler, because they shorter speeches, and prep time, so people have to think faster on their feet.
OMG did you see those amazing LD Debaters? They're sooo much cooler then those policy kids...like... *Lili*