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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  2. Iron City MMA: Khristian Geraci, BJJ Black Belt in Pittsburgh, PA?

    Started by pittfrog, 3/06/2008 12:10pm 
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  3. Nishino Breathing Method

    Started by Judah Maccabee, 11/24/2007 11:43am 
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  4. Union, NJ: Freidun Younossi - The Iceman Lie-eth?

    Started by jtkarate, 8/07/2007 9:43am 
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  5. My experience in a local McDojo (somewhat lengthy article)

    Started by The Man, 6/04/2006 8:56pm 
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  6. Valadez Kenpo Blackbelt via e-bay review!

    Started by Diesel_tke, 2/06/2009 7:59pm 
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  8. Martin Faulks

    Started by elipson, 11/02/2010 2:38pm 
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  9. John LaTourette is a Slapster

    Started by Nathan McScary, 6/20/2006 11:08pm 
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  10. Swedish Bullshido

    Started by Adnan22, 2/29/2008 11:07am 
    9 Pages
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  11. Chan Wushu Gung Fu

    Started by patfromlogan, 12/13/2004 11:10am 
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  12. Gracie McDojos make baby Jesus cry

    Started by bunyip, 6/17/2004 5:43am 
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  13. House of Black Dragon ?

    Started by Beowulf, 1/11/2011 9:38pm 
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  14. EMS Self-Defense

    Started by Breakfast Fox, 11/08/2006 11:07pm 
    3 Pages
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  16. GKR - GO KAN RYU - Instructor qualifications.

    Started by sochin101, 7/10/2009 7:19am 
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  18. "Master Jules" CQB Bullshido in New York?

    Started by spankyromano, 8/17/2007 9:05am 
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  19. Rockson Gracie Story

    Started by Phrost, 9/01/2002 7:56pm 
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  20. Am I Going to a Mcdojo?

    Started by ThatNewGuy, 12/24/2010 12:09am 
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    20 Replies
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  21. Those wacky martial artists...

    Started by Kungfoolss, 7/27/2002 10:27pm 
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  22. BJJ seminar review.

    Started by Gezere, 3/21/2004 10:30am 
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  23. Tae Kuk Mu Sul McDojo??

    Started by Anthracis, 6/17/2004 2:57pm 
    10 Pages
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    91 Replies
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  24. Joseph F. Connolly II: Judo and Academic Faker?

    Started by Sam Browning, 11/27/2009 11:43pm 
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    Started by scuddy, 10/25/2007 9:13am 
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