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 AfricanMMA.com a Fraud? Who is Dr. Edward S. Thalheimer?

    Started by Milk_, 3/25/2014 2:49am 
    2 Pages
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    18 Replies
    2,811 Views
  2. David Lang--Wallid Ismail BJJ BB?

    Started by DuckofDeath, 12/09/2010 10:38pm 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    66 Replies
    38,351 Views
  3. …Senior Military Adviser to the Great Eastern Army

    Started by judoarmo, 1/05/2011 12:45pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    29 Replies
    9,975 Views
  4. Ketto Ryu Ju-Jitsu

    Started by huge, 2/13/2007 8:37pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    13 Replies
    2,792 Views
  5. Warriorschool: The cult in the Bujinkan's backyard.

    Started by Virus, 5/24/2007 4:29pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    51 Replies
    25,206 Views
  6. Sensei Charles at Martial Arts Center of Austin

    Started by jitschix, 7/27/2013 12:03pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    15 Replies
    6,667 Views
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    246,915 Views
  8. Hanshi Soke Grandmaster Irving Soto

    Started by Permalost, 4/04/2014 12:00pm 
    9 Replies
    2,580 Views
  9. Possible BJJ Fraud Yokouska Japan

    Started by tomegatherion77, 2/13/2014 7:23am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    13 Replies
    5,940 Views
  10. Ocoee, Florida / Richard Hackworth / American Dragon Martial Arts Academies

    Started by disco, 8/03/2003 12:38am 
    9 Pages
    1 2 ... 9
    89 Replies
    21,504 Views
  11. Tim Larkin and TFT Ad

    Started by gsalgado7, 8/08/2009 4:54pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    6,484 Views
  12. clinch academy

    Started by Japuma630, 9/07/2005 6:38pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    19 Replies
    7,913 Views
  13. Manny Whelan

    Started by The Villain, 3/05/2014 4:34pm 
    1 Replies
    646 Views
  14. Grandmaster Y.K. Kim

    Started by RegularJoe, 8/15/2007 3:11pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    30 Replies
    16,233 Views
  15. Israel Velez III American Modern Jujitsu and BJJ Black Belt.

    Started by It is Fake, 10/17/2011 6:31pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    52 Replies
    21,636 Views
  16. Lloyd Irvin School Allegations: Investigative team forms here...

    Started by Scrapper, 3/01/2013 3:10pm 
    12 Pages
    1 2 ... 12
    111 Replies
    24,292 Views
  17. Sensei Wallace Platt (Hanshi) Ku Dan 9

    Started by FlowsLikeGlue, 5/22/2007 11:35pm 
    9 Pages
    1 2 ... 9
    81 Replies
    29,901 Views
  18. Sexual Assaults @ Saroughi Martial Arts (Ottawa)

    Started by Keej613, 1/31/2014 10:06am 
    1 Replies
    2,112 Views
  19. It's a Sad Day - Gracie University

    Started by TEA, 3/11/2009 11:08am 
    105 Pages
    1 2 ... 105
    1,045 Replies
    191,965 Views
  20. wmpyr

    Started by AzianDragonz, 6/04/2013 2:20am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    37 Replies
    8,072 Views
  21. Arash Dibazar BJJ Instructor and PUA

    Started by Sam Browning, 1/04/2014 9:10pm 
    7 Replies
    8,412 Views
  22. David Kunz Misrepresenting himself. Again!

    Started by HereBeADragon, 2/12/2010 3:44am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    13 Replies
    5,968 Views
  23. Brown Belt gold medalist at the Pan Ams controversy

    Started by lukerawks, 3/29/2013 8:44am 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    47 Replies
    11,634 Views
  24. Chris Garland

    Started by DuckofDeath, 4/18/2005 1:25pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    59 Replies
    18,701 Views
  25. John Paul Corrigan 's Tatakai Jikoboei Do Kempo

    Started by hungryjoe, 12/23/2011 1:37am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    24 Replies
    10,681 Views

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