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. Billy J. Burke: Serious Questions on his credentials?

    Started by Stunt-Thug, 11/27/2006 11:02am 
    23 Pages
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    220 Replies
    34,503 Views
  2. Judo at UofT Mississauga (quick analysis)

    Started by v1y, 9/27/2006 8:30pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    41 Replies
    9,893 Views
  3. Santa Barbara, CA: Paragon billing dispute.

    Started by thedude897, 3/16/2011 11:38am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    35 Replies
    7,566 Views
  4. Blocker Academy, Snake Blocker?

    Started by twitch-, 1/06/2009 8:45am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    18 Replies
    16,801 Views
  5. University of Wyoming Shorin-ryu Karate

    Started by Anzu, 3/01/2006 1:55am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    33 Replies
    5,681 Views
  6. 23 Replies
    4,994 Views
  7. Open Letter to Matt Morton

    Started by Mtripp, 6/25/2009 8:36pm 
    8 Pages
    1 2 ... 8
    72 Replies
    11,332 Views
  8. Cody "Coda" Scott is running for city council, Stillwater, OK

    Started by Stick, 3/01/2011 8:13pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    15 Replies
    7,059 Views
  9. Rich Rowland: a lot of homestudy courses

    Started by GenkiSudo, 11/03/2005 3:23pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    10,602 Views
  10. 170 Replies
    47,081 Views
  11. Chris Crudelli legit?

    Started by madmonkey, 5/26/2009 5:44pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    11 Replies
    19,252 Views
  12. Who Really Invented "Mixed Martial Arts"

    Started by Matt Phillips, 1/15/2010 3:50pm 
    8 Pages
    1 2 ... 8
    75 Replies
    12,075 Views
  13. Russian Style Punches?

    Started by chaosexmachina, 8/02/2005 4:04am 
    9 Pages
    1 2 ... 9
    82 Replies
    12,063 Views
  14. Suspect BJJ Black Belt - Need Help

    Started by BJJRonin, 1/16/2011 2:43am 
    7 Replies
    3,582 Views
  15. More SCARS Nonsense

    Started by Balloonknot, 6/27/2003 10:11am 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    56 Replies
    4,974 Views
  16. Safet Feratovic

    Started by Rasha, 2/23/2011 6:13am 
    0 Replies
    2,407 Views
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    31,376 Views
  18. Fang shen do Movie?!!

    Started by xstyle, 2/10/2011 4:02pm 
    9 Replies
    2,743 Views
  19. 5 Replies
    5,026 Views
  20. Iron City MMA: Khristian Geraci, BJJ Black Belt in Pittsburgh, PA?

    Started by pittfrog, 3/06/2008 12:10pm 
    28 Pages
    1 2 ... 28
    274 Replies
    69,810 Views
  21. Nishino Breathing Method

    Started by Judah Maccabee, 11/24/2007 11:43am 
    3 Replies
    6,745 Views
  22. Union, NJ: Freidun Younossi - The Iceman Lie-eth?

    Started by jtkarate, 8/07/2007 9:43am 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    68 Replies
    19,527 Views
  23. My experience in a local McDojo (somewhat lengthy article)

    Started by The Man, 6/04/2006 8:56pm 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    62 Replies
    19,235 Views
  24. Valadez Kenpo Blackbelt via e-bay review!

    Started by Diesel_tke, 2/06/2009 7:59pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    15 Replies
    10,000 Views
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