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.

This is our showcase forum and raison d'être; please keep to the subject at hand and take the squabbling to YMAS or Trollshido. Strongly moderated for On-Topic posting.

  1. Go-kan-ryu karate came knocking.

    Started by Kiam, 9/09/2005 8:49pm 
    32 Pages
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    313 Replies
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  2. Two years of Shou Shu

    Started by trfcrugby, 9/16/2005 10:48am 
    25 Pages
    1 2 ... 25
    243 Replies
    73,762 Views
  3. Athony De Maio - Muay Thai

    Started by Glasseye, 7/10/2011 7:52am 
    2 Replies
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  4. Jerome Mackey

    Started by garbanzo, 6/15/2004 3:17pm 
    7 Replies
    8,935 Views
  5. Jim West, 600-0 in bloody streetfights: The man you want to trust!

    Started by Partezan, 9/18/2007 7:39am 
    6 Pages
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    54 Replies
    20,828 Views
  6. anyone heard of these Japanese styles?

    Started by Fa Jing, 6/20/2004 5:13am 
    2 Pages
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    18 Replies
    4,163 Views
  7. Stephen Cio Burrell, fake military hero and aikido 8th dan

    Started by omoplatypus, 5/17/2010 9:36pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    13 Replies
    6,711 Views
  8. Layn Von Erich - Ralph Calvillo -Layn Drewes- Registered Sex Offender

    Started by variance, 8/18/2007 4:40pm 
    55 Pages
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    546 Replies
    95,023 Views
  9. Robert Allemier and ATA

    Started by billybob1, 12/09/2005 3:10pm 
    8 Replies
    9,359 Views
  10. Scott Sonnon's résumé

    Started by Cy Q. Faunce, 12/01/2009 11:54pm 
    17 Pages
    1 2 ... 17
    166 Replies
    58,553 Views
  11. Mats and Athletes foot

    Started by antman, 6/25/2004 3:25pm 
    2 Pages
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    18 Replies
    2,275 Views
  12. Forest City, NC: Ray Rice - 8th degree Shotokan Karate Black Belt?

    Started by tengu22, 1/19/2008 12:51pm 
    7 Pages
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    61 Replies
    23,922 Views
  13. Martial Ass Clowns, fakes and liars

    Started by PainMaker, 3/19/2006 7:56pm 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    62 Replies
    12,798 Views
  14. No sparring boxing

    Started by pachanga, 2/03/2005 7:20am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    18 Replies
    6,693 Views
  15. I can't tell if I'm at a McDojo.....

    Started by happyloaf, 4/10/2008 3:01pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    19 Replies
    6,761 Views
  16. total Fang Shen Do review

    Started by GreenHornet, 11/03/2005 8:37pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    55 Replies
    15,766 Views
  17. Paul Vunak

    Started by feedback, 6/18/2004 4:25am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    32 Replies
    10,931 Views
  18. Street Safe III, by Paul Vunak

    Started by NoMan, 10/08/2006 11:56pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    30 Replies
    9,824 Views
  19. 6th degree BB in Jiu-jitsu and MMA in NC

    Started by fenris9, 6/01/2011 7:39pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    40 Replies
    6,688 Views
  20. John Pelligrini and Combat Hapkido

    Started by TEA, 4/16/2007 12:37pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    32 Replies
    27,540 Views
  21. Canadian Martial Arts Hall of Fame?

    Started by Snapp, 3/10/2005 2:32pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    18 Replies
    7,645 Views
  22. Who is Matt Barvo BJJ Black Belt in Idaho?

    Started by idahoroller, 4/25/2010 9:40am 
    30 Pages
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    299 Replies
    119,356 Views
  23. Mark Seaholts

    Started by SevereMC, 6/03/2011 5:01pm 
    2 Replies
    2,012 Views
  24. Shaolin temple in georgia? / ironpalmarts.com

    Started by taijiguy, 1/21/2006 10:54pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    49 Replies
    9,689 Views
  25. Marcelo Lopes BJJ

    Started by maori_88, 5/29/2011 5:53pm 
    6 Replies
    3,955 Views

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