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. Meaningless movements............

    Started by keyboarddo, 7/07/2009 4:40am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    18 Replies
    1,811 Views
  2. Seeking info: False BJJ black belt in Texas

    Started by Aesopian, 7/03/2006 4:22pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    7,447 Views
  3. Judo Black Belt testing criteria

    Started by Mtripp, 7/02/2009 7:30pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    24 Replies
    5,265 Views
  4. Holy Shi*! What are the Knights of SCARS up to now?

    Started by Rigante, 1/21/2005 3:28pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    11 Replies
    2,689 Views
  5. Originator of Your Art

    Started by Roidie McDouchebag, 8/19/2004 9:37pm 
    11 Pages
    1 2 ... 11
    103 Replies
    9,521 Views
  6. ...and so it begins

    Started by Mtripp, 7/01/2009 4:06pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    22 Replies
    2,375 Views
  7. A first hand account of Systema from a 3 year student

    Started by King of Nigeria, 3/08/2007 10:41pm 
    51 Pages
    1 2 ... 51
    508 Replies
    120,732 Views
  8. ModeratiOWNED: Deconstructing Matthew Morton's Kodokan Diploma

    Started by omoplatypus, 6/26/2009 1:59pm 
  9. The deadliest of the martial arts...900 yr old Ninja training

    Started by KFR Bait, 6/09/2009 11:11pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    29 Replies
    4,614 Views
  10. Missing Link Federation

    Started by uhrenschmied, 6/25/2009 11:20am 
    4 Replies
    807 Views
  11. 5 Replies
    4,254 Views
  12. What about Bruce Juchnik and Kosho Ryu?

    Started by patfromlogan, 2/03/2004 9:40pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    15 Replies
    17,215 Views
  13. Just got this...IIMAA 'buy your rank' spam email.

    Started by Mtripp, 6/02/2009 1:49pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    31 Replies
    3,721 Views
  14. Any good schools in Austin, TX?

    Started by jorrybee, 7/19/2005 4:37pm 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    66 Replies
    14,060 Views
  15. 6 Replies
    1,579 Views
  16. 7 Replies
    1,735 Views
  17. 2 Replies
    1,366 Views
  18. Jong Park TKD & US Combat Sambo. Tonawanda, NY

    Started by sambosteve, 4/04/2009 10:33pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    36 Replies
    8,429 Views
  19. Grandmaster Archibeque's Animal Gun Fu

    Started by Neil-o-Mac, 5/25/2005 3:19am 
    17 Pages
    1 2 ... 17
    165 Replies
    14,848 Views
  20. BJJ Black Belt?

    Started by iceman_82, 6/12/2009 6:47pm 
    5 Replies
    1,186 Views
  21. is this place legit? your thoughts?

    Started by ciscodog, 6/11/2009 12:15pm 
    9 Replies
    1,797 Views
  22. How many errors?

    Started by Mtripp, 6/08/2009 6:04am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    1,765 Views
  23. Possible McDojo? Need some help, here!

    Started by Scrapper, 1/05/2005 4:42pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    33 Replies
    8,808 Views
  24. Allie Alberigo and Long. Island Ninjutsu

    Started by Fitz, 3/18/2009 7:28pm 
    3 Replies
    4,792 Views
  25. Jay Evers fired again!!!

    Started by illmakeutap, 6/08/2009 5:27pm 
    0 Replies
    1,673 Views

Forum Information and Options

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Log in

Log in
Single Sign On provided by vBSSO