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. Real Aikido?

    Started by KFighter, 10/07/2006 9:56am 
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  2. Jim Lacy and the Lunacy of Iron Palm

    Started by Phrost, 10/01/2002 10:13am 
    13 Pages
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    122 Replies
    22,787 Views
  3. John Perkins made the New York Times

    Started by weechey, 10/07/2006 7:50am 
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    12 Replies
    2,445 Views
  4. More comparisons

    Started by colonelpong2, 6/14/2006 9:03pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    21 Replies
    2,447 Views
  5. My first day of BJJ

    Started by SimonBelmont, 10/01/2006 8:12pm 
    13 Pages
    1 2 ... 13
    124 Replies
    7,156 Views
  6. Gracie vs Machado JJS?

    Started by Noodlepower, 11/20/2003 5:58pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    34 Replies
    4,149 Views
  7. NY Times Bullshido Alert for 10/7/06

    Started by OldDog53, 10/07/2006 9:56am 
    0 Replies
    900 Views
  8. Definition of MA Style

    Started by Sam Browning, 10/06/2006 8:10pm 
    8 Replies
    977 Views
  9. Goshin JuJitsu?

    Started by KFighter, 10/02/2006 3:42pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    32 Replies
    5,861 Views
  10. McDojo? Other white tiger ....

    Started by masoyama, 4/06/2005 10:05pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    26 Replies
    2,499 Views
  11. Looking for the TRUE path to enlightenment?

    Started by Kintanon, 10/05/2006 9:27pm 
    2 Pages
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    11 Replies
    1,313 Views
  12. What if? Government intervention.

    Started by Mole5000, 10/05/2006 3:04am 
    4 Replies
    1,041 Views
  13. McDojo ALERT! CWIOT Moncton! READ

    Started by Jamurai, 7/10/2006 11:02am 
    5 Replies
    8,116 Views
  14. Bruce Lee & Wing Chun

    Started by neocat, 9/30/2006 7:32pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    41 Replies
    3,652 Views
  15. Who are these Guys??????

    Started by C Moon, 10/02/2006 2:42pm 
    2 Pages
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    12 Replies
    1,781 Views
  16. ModeratiOWNED: legit

    Started by jackbauer, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  17. The decline of effective Aikido?

    Started by towag, 9/29/2006 12:34pm 
    11 Pages
    1 2 ... 11
    106 Replies
    8,344 Views
  18. Sport Karate > MMA!

    Started by DaChinkOfSteel, 10/02/2006 12:14pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    30 Replies
    2,672 Views
  19. Tai chi application vid with resistance.

    Started by Cuchulain, 9/29/2006 9:33am 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    66 Replies
    4,683 Views
  20. Wow. Just, wow. I was totally taken off guard tonight.

    Started by HearWa, 9/19/2006 9:50pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    38 Replies
    4,817 Views
  21. What qualifies people to make their own style?

    Started by Toby Christensen, 6/08/2005 3:11am 
    8 Pages
    1 2 ... 8
    71 Replies
    6,790 Views
  22. If you can't laugh at your own style - what can you laugh at...

    Started by steve_990, 10/02/2006 1:09pm 
    2 Pages
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    18 Replies
    1,987 Views
  23. What do the Japanese think?

    Started by black mariah, 9/11/2006 5:24pm 
    16 Pages
    1 2 ... 16
    151 Replies
    9,228 Views
  24. The effectiveness of aikido..

    Started by albert, 8/20/2002 1:32am 
    2 Pages
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    18 Replies
    4,021 Views
  25. Bullshido?

    Started by STFPjct, 10/03/2006 9:48am 
    4 Replies
    836 Views

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