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. Point/break "sparring"

    Started by Thaiboxerken, 12/23/2004 2:04pm 
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  2. Self Training

    Started by AikidoDeadlines, 12/22/2004 1:59pm 
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  3. Assume Defensive Stance

    Started by Chronomorte, 12/21/2004 8:36pm 
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  4. Llama Kung Fu Master kills some of his students.

    Started by Bizzaro Root, 12/21/2004 10:54am 
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  5. US MA Participation Numbers

    Started by Boomstick, 12/22/2004 7:37pm 
    9 Replies
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  6. Military Bullshido

    Started by lwflee, 12/13/2004 4:11pm 
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  7. Costs of MA

    Started by dodger87, 12/22/2004 8:33am 
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  8. Is there any sandshou school in Australia?

    Started by jungle-mania, 12/21/2004 1:56am 
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  9. LOL @ Dan Webre

    Started by Matt W., 12/18/2004 9:33pm 
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    54 Replies
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  10. Amos Hunter, now I am pissed

    Started by Peter H., 12/21/2004 12:26pm 
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  11. A suggestion to get rid of the majority of McDojo

    Started by Rogue, 4/18/2003 9:17pm 
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  12. Kokushi Karate

    Started by ojgsxr6, 12/08/2004 4:34pm 
    9 Pages
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    84 Replies
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  13. Falun Gong

    Started by seeker of truth, 10/07/2004 3:54pm 
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  15. uni martial arts in melbourne australia

    Started by xvid, 12/19/2004 10:29am 
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  16. How long is this site going to last?

    Started by Jamoke, 11/15/2002 12:12am 
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    35 Replies
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  17. ModeratiOWNED: New to this Site...

    Started by Tx Karate Man, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  18. DARKSON is a FAKE!!!

    Started by DARKSON, 12/20/2004 10:17am 
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  19. silliest title

    Started by afronaut, 12/20/2004 8:30pm 
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  20. Grappling Masters, a book

    Started by dramaboy, 12/21/2004 9:45am 
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  21. BJJ has a couple of urban myth's growing.

    Started by Bizzaro Root, 12/18/2004 10:47pm 
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  22. Could XMA be a good thing?

    Started by Kail, 12/15/2004 1:44am 
    8 Pages
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    75 Replies
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  23. Seattle Article On The Martial Arts

    Started by Pandinha, 12/18/2004 11:36pm 
    4 Pages
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    33 Replies
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  24. KungFuDoesWork vs ThaiboxerKen Fundraising thread

    Started by Deadpan Scientist, 11/14/2004 4:49pm 
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  25. WR's absolutely trippy absinthe bagua elder experience

    Started by Wounded Ronin, 12/17/2004 7:50pm 
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