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. ModeratiOWNED: Fred Villari

    Started by Kali11324, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  2. How much is enough... and too little?

    Started by TheMarquis, 12/22/2007 1:31pm 
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    10 Replies
    1,598 Views
  3. Incidental Review: NEAMA (Long Read)

    Started by Kennings, 6/06/2006 3:06am 
    8 Replies
    2,650 Views
  4. Irish Bare-Knuckle Boxing

    Started by Mr. Miaggi, 12/02/2005 4:52pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    43 Replies
    9,180 Views
  5. Lt "X" ?

    Started by cyberwolf, 8/07/2006 10:44pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    48 Replies
    5,048 Views
  6. Little Nine Heaven?

    Started by Judah Maccabee, 10/20/2004 7:48am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    29 Replies
    4,429 Views
  7. A question of procedure

    Started by Ungjaevel, 12/25/2007 2:16pm 
    4 Replies
    951 Views
  8. ModeratiOWNED: Do stand up punching bags suck?

    Started by Vulgar42Ox, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  9. Mikhail Ryabko Lineage: A working hypothesis

    Started by melk, 12/25/2007 3:51pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    13 Replies
    10,808 Views
  10. CA: I'm charged a lot at Ernie Reyes TKD, yet it doesn't seem like mcdojo

    Started by Arne, 12/20/2007 4:54am 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    46 Replies
    5,566 Views
  11. Any info on this Muay Thai school?

    Started by Aikislacker, 12/24/2007 11:27pm 
    1 Replies
    1,046 Views
  12. Daggorhar? Gwuh?

    Started by Gosai, 12/22/2007 8:42pm 
    8 Replies
    955 Views
  13. Spartan Warriors?

    Started by Natural Fistic, 12/05/2007 11:55am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    26 Replies
    6,018 Views
  14. What to Make of This?

    Started by KFighter, 12/18/2007 5:04pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    15 Replies
    1,426 Views
  15. MT Bullshido? (Read first)

    Started by KFighter, 12/16/2007 7:32pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    1,672 Views
  16. Breaking a School Contract? Anyone ever done this?

    Started by E-Van, 12/05/2007 4:23pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    56 Replies
    12,274 Views
  17. Verifying BJJ Belts

    Started by Das Moose, 8/06/2007 2:22pm 
    8 Pages
    1 2 ... 8
    72 Replies
    10,945 Views
  18. konigun

    Started by ninjacoop, 12/15/2007 8:00pm 
    3 Replies
    1,005 Views
  19. Has anyone trained with Grand Master Hwang In-Shik?

    Started by Angry-Monkey, 2/21/2005 10:24pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    24 Replies
    4,159 Views
  20. Has my school gone McDojo?

    Started by Neo2006, 12/11/2007 3:17pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    16 Replies
    2,332 Views
  21. Green Dragon Society - BS?

    Started by MattJ, 6/04/2005 8:13am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    26 Replies
    12,674 Views
  22. 261 Replies
    15,990 Views
  23. The Black Belt Program

    Started by Drainpipes, 12/09/2007 2:48pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    2,125 Views
  24. 'UFC' School

    Started by AlexSchira, 8/21/2005 6:28pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    54 Replies
    7,088 Views

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