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. Is it acceptable to tip your instructor for private lessons?

    Started by The_Great_Wall, 3/26/2004 10:36am 
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  2. ModeratiOWNED: Ideal weapon against a grappler

    Started by Ronin, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  3. Coroner probes teenager's martial arts death

    Started by Cool Doggy, 3/03/2004 12:06pm 
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    16 Replies
    1,557 Views
  4. scary kung fu powers..

    Started by oni, 3/25/2004 10:06am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    22 Replies
    1,494 Views
  5. Japanese MA conspiracy?

    Started by stillkicking, 1/31/2004 1:48pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    47 Replies
    2,626 Views
  6. I bled in class tonight

    Started by OneWingedAngel, 3/25/2004 10:10pm 
    5 Pages
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    41 Replies
    2,048 Views
  7. Which martial art, if any?

    Started by coner400, 3/08/2004 11:33am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    36 Replies
    2,196 Views
  8. Ultimate Black Belt Test

    Started by Walkman, 3/25/2004 2:27pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    23 Replies
    1,882 Views
  9. Phoenix- A myth MA?

    Started by Matthius100, 3/22/2004 12:21pm 
    5 Pages
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    45 Replies
    2,498 Views
  10. Boxer's bashing MMA (link)

    Started by KillerInstinct, 3/26/2004 1:30am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    29 Replies
    1,927 Views
  11. Have you herd of Kajukenbo?

    Started by joeca, 3/19/2004 2:40pm 
    2 Pages
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    10 Replies
    2,245 Views
  12. drinking

    Started by B man, 3/26/2004 3:17pm 
    2 Pages
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    15 Replies
    1,129 Views
  13. Kicking for Horses????

    Started by theeac, 3/09/2004 4:18am 
    8 Pages
    1 2 ... 8
    72 Replies
    3,309 Views
  14. Generalization vs. Specialization

    Started by NHB_Ben, 3/26/2004 1:29am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    21 Replies
    1,239 Views
  15. ModeratiOWNED: Which wrestling art is the best one?

    Started by Matthius100, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  16. I hate bowing.

    Started by J-kid, 3/25/2004 6:28am 
    14 Pages
    1 2 ... 14
    138 Replies
    4,973 Views
  17. ModeratiOWNED: Butz and Budd

    Started by Brad Souders, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  18. Should I teach my new boxing club a lesson in MMA?

    Started by DARKSON, 3/17/2004 12:59pm 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    60 Replies
    3,444 Views
  19. wwe 'stylee' wrestlers kicking ass?

    Started by oni, 3/25/2004 5:23am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    27 Replies
    1,724 Views
  20. My first kyokushin class...

    Started by johnbo, 3/25/2004 5:42am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    31 Replies
    2,869 Views
  21. interrogation

    Started by KillerInstinct, 3/26/2004 4:05am 
    2 Pages
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    17 Replies
    1,155 Views
  22. My first real brush with BJJ

    Started by Shug, 3/25/2004 11:59am 
    2 Pages
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    16 Replies
    1,555 Views
  23. An incident of travel in fagland

    Started by Hedgehogey, 3/26/2004 1:49am 
    5 Replies
    802 Views
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  25. Dan Docherty vs. Empty Force

    Started by Bang!, 3/23/2004 1:10pm 
    4 Pages
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    30 Replies
    4,346 Views

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