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. Where and what Gym/Dojo are you training in.

    Started by J-kid, 1/31/2003 1:24am 
    4 Pages
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    39 Replies
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  2. About how long is it typically to get BJJ blue?

    Started by feedback, 7/21/2005 4:45pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    52 Replies
    3,653 Views
  3. History according to the TKD Tutor

    Started by Kintama, 7/21/2005 11:54pm 
    2 Pages
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    11 Replies
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  4. ModeratiOWNED: I am Grandmaster Bator of Hand to Gland Combat

    Started by Kintama, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  5. What should a MA newbie look for in an MMA gym/dojo/whatever?

    Started by Diocletian, 7/13/2005 12:03am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    32 Replies
    9,181 Views
  6. 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
    1,199 Views
  7. ModeratiOWNED: Certified ATA instructor

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

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

    Started by Todash, 7/16/2005 7:05pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    30 Replies
    2,414 Views
  10. Baltimore schools

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

    Started by Shadowdh, 7/20/2005 4:52am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    1,324 Views
  12. Wondering who's on the same page as me

    Started by verc, 7/20/2005 12:01pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    12 Replies
    1,488 Views
  13. Taijutsu/Muay Thai/Wrestling

    Started by fusenshi, 7/20/2005 3:00pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    18 Replies
    1,651 Views
  14. I don't like alive training

    Started by feedback, 7/18/2005 12:40am 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    48 Replies
    3,676 Views
  15. So you don't believe in Ki?

    Started by punchingdummy, 7/20/2005 2:52pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    1,427 Views
  16. Headbutting, Worth the risk?

    Started by FMA_Brian, 7/18/2005 7:48pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    34 Replies
    3,837 Views
  17. Bashing MMA

    Started by Savatuer, 7/19/2005 10:23pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    17 Replies
    1,801 Views
  18. Possible Mc Dojo - 12 month membership

    Started by big_jonson, 7/19/2005 6:36am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    1,434 Views
  19. Another clambaked idiot

    Started by Porrig, 7/20/2005 8:11am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    16 Replies
    1,486 Views
  20. ModeratiOWNED: downloading P2P music illegal?

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

    Started by Fantasy Warrior, 7/15/2005 8:04pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    22 Replies
    2,131 Views
  22. ModeratiOWNED: RIP MMAGear.com?

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

    Started by sui generis, 7/19/2005 9:30am 
    6 Replies
    1,298 Views
  24. Video of Weaponry sparring

    Started by Chan Lancelot, 1/16/2004 1:19am 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    68 Replies
    5,631 Views
  25. An RBSD paradox?

    Started by Utah, 7/18/2005 6:36pm 
    11 Pages
    1 2 ... 11
    103 Replies
    7,115 Views

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