Martial Arts BS, Fraud, Investigations, and Skepticism

The official forum for Bullshido. SERIOUS discussion on McDojos, questionable Martial Artists, and Martial Arts History only. Help us fight fraud in the Martial Arts by contributing well-thought-out threads and ideas on the subject.

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  1. What should a MA newbie look for in an MMA gym/dojo/whatever?

    Started by Diocletian, 7/13/2005 12:03am 
    4 Pages
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    32 Replies
    8,774 Views
  2. How do I know if I'm learning the right way.

    Started by ojgsxr6, 7/21/2005 11:26am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    11 Replies
    1,004 Views
  3. ModeratiOWNED: Certified ATA instructor

    Started by atafan30, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  4. ModeratiOWNED: Letter from Karl Gotch on Matt Furey

    Started by Gezere, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  5. Schools in SoCal...

    Started by Todash, 7/16/2005 7:05pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    30 Replies
    2,183 Views
  6. Baltimore schools

    Started by MrMcFu, 7/07/2005 2:35pm 
    8 Replies
    754 Views
  7. Powers within member disproving Qi/Chi/Ki...???

    Started by Shadowdh, 7/20/2005 4:52am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    1,165 Views
  8. Wondering who's on the same page as me

    Started by verc, 7/20/2005 12:01pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    12 Replies
    1,288 Views
  9. Taijutsu/Muay Thai/Wrestling

    Started by fusenshi, 7/20/2005 3:00pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    18 Replies
    1,466 Views
  10. I don't like alive training

    Started by feedback, 7/18/2005 12:40am 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    48 Replies
    3,424 Views
  11. So you don't believe in Ki?

    Started by punchingdummy, 7/20/2005 2:52pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    1,225 Views
  12. Headbutting, Worth the risk?

    Started by FMA_Brian, 7/18/2005 7:48pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    34 Replies
    3,543 Views
  13. Bashing MMA

    Started by Savatuer, 7/19/2005 10:23pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    17 Replies
    1,533 Views
  14. Possible Mc Dojo - 12 month membership

    Started by big_jonson, 7/19/2005 6:36am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    1,235 Views
  15. Another clambaked idiot

    Started by Porrig, 7/20/2005 8:11am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    16 Replies
    1,341 Views
  16. ModeratiOWNED: downloading P2P music illegal?

    Started by brahman, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  17. Short Sighted Empty Hand Vid

    Started by Fantasy Warrior, 7/15/2005 8:04pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    22 Replies
    1,935 Views
  18. ModeratiOWNED: RIP MMAGear.com?

    Started by Beneath Contempt, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  19. Yeah ... Yellow Bamboo Clips !

    Started by sui generis, 7/19/2005 9:30am 
    6 Replies
    1,210 Views
  20. Video of Weaponry sparring

    Started by Chan Lancelot, 1/16/2004 1:19am 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    68 Replies
    5,231 Views
  21. An RBSD paradox?

    Started by Utah, 7/18/2005 6:36pm 
    11 Pages
    1 2 ... 11
    103 Replies
    6,460 Views
  22. 'How to win in hand-to-hand fighting'

    Started by skanlessflipboy, 7/19/2005 5:48am 
    8 Replies
    963 Views
  23. Teaching Children

    Started by Peter H., 7/15/2005 3:55pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    56 Replies
    2,899 Views
  24. So I joined a some boxing gyms in Japan

    Started by Luan, 7/12/2005 6:35am 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    47 Replies
    4,895 Views
  25. Job ad: German speaker needed

    Started by Fantasy Warrior, 7/18/2005 7:07am 
    7 Replies
    809 Views

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