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. Matt Fiddes McDojo Franchise?

    Started by Mike Mad Dog, 7/14/2008 9:59am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    22 Replies
    7,023 Views
  2. Therien McDojo

    Started by jamboo, 2/26/2005 12:36pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    48 Replies
    7,949 Views
  3. Purple Belt to Black Belt Instructor in months with out going to a class

    Started by tjkmma, 6/29/2008 2:32am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    35 Replies
    5,933 Views
  4. Steve Morris calls karate bullshido

    Started by luckylukster, 5/17/2005 6:58pm 
    9 Pages
    1 2 ... 9
    85 Replies
    15,917 Views
  5. Martial Arts World

    Started by RegularJoe, 2/20/2008 9:03pm 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    63 Replies
    6,019 Views
  6. Cardiff Kyokushinkai?

    Started by Cakemaster, 4/22/2005 6:21pm 
    5 Replies
    1,471 Views
  7. Florins TKD in Barrie

    Started by v1y, 7/07/2008 12:14pm 
    3 Replies
    1,193 Views
  8. MABS Investigation Layout?

    Started by ONE TWO THREE FOUR FIVE, 7/04/2008 10:09am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    21 Replies
    1,542 Views
  9. My old judo instructor muses that judo should be more like TKD

    Started by Wounded Ronin, 6/25/2008 4:01pm 
    8 Pages
    1 2 ... 8
    73 Replies
    5,021 Views
  10. "Native" Martial Arts

    Started by Blue Collar, 10/03/2005 5:54am 
    17 Pages
    1 2 ... 17
    164 Replies
    10,550 Views
  11. Apology's

    Started by kung-fu kitty, 7/02/2008 1:02pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    43 Replies
    2,414 Views
  12. Ron Marek - 10th Dan Bushido Kenpo

    Started by sambosteve, 3/18/2008 3:43pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    36 Replies
    14,969 Views
  13. Some Bad Muay Thai RBSD?

    Started by WorldWarCheese, 11/16/2006 5:10pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    43 Replies
    3,621 Views
  14. Rumi Maki Peruvian Martial Arts

    Started by PCH, 11/10/2007 1:22am 
    11 Pages
    1 2 ... 11
    101 Replies
    18,783 Views
  15. O-Mei Kungfu

    Started by thoschleg, 8/17/2005 4:59am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    13 Replies
    1,972 Views
  16. Weeping Style Ju Jitsu??

    Started by sambosteve, 8/14/2007 11:26am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    35 Replies
    11,237 Views
  17. Phung Hwa Do...gesundheit

    Started by CMS, 11/04/2005 9:49am 
    3 Replies
    1,531 Views
  18. Lutta Corsa

    Started by A.M., 6/24/2008 5:02pm 
    6 Replies
    2,301 Views
  19. Fight the McDojo!

    Started by C.Adley, 6/24/2008 2:39pm 
    7 Replies
    1,077 Views
  20. The No True Scotsman fallacy

    Started by Beatdown Richie, 7/21/2003 10:43am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    18 Replies
    2,014 Views
  21. Impact House & Chris Van Valkenburg - BJJ Blackbelt?

    Started by zoozitzugirl, 5/17/2008 10:25pm 
    35 Pages
    1 2 ... 35
    345 Replies
    48,270 Views
  22. Some far out claims on website...

    Started by PPlate, 11/15/2006 9:36am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    15 Replies
    2,787 Views
  23. MMA Bullshido?

    Started by SucksAtKicks, 4/17/2007 2:10pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    29 Replies
    3,130 Views
  24. Donn Schucker fraudulent contact info

    Started by donn schucker, 6/23/2008 2:44pm 
    5 Replies
    1,679 Views
  25. where did bam bam get his rank?[MOD NOTE: rank confirmed]

    Started by GRINGO1, 5/22/2008 8:15am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    19 Replies
    14,413 Views

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