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. Carlson Gracie London

    Started by Bong, 8/31/2006 7:58pm 
    9 Replies
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  2. Masters Associations

    Started by jabbajabba, 8/31/2006 2:19pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    32 Replies
    2,523 Views
  3. Today Challenged...

    Started by KFighter, 8/25/2006 6:14pm 
    17 Pages
    1 2 ... 17
    165 Replies
    11,566 Views
  4. JJ Machado Online Training?

    Started by MEGALEF, 7/26/2006 4:02am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    13 Replies
    3,806 Views
  5. Sifu "ranked number one" in the world?

    Started by Grashnak, 12/12/2005 3:20pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    23 Replies
    4,848 Views
  6. Proud Papa or Total Idiot ?

    Started by C Moon, 9/04/2006 2:07pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    43 Replies
    2,444 Views
  7. Fake chi videos, good for a laugh.

    Started by Bluto Blutarsky, 8/31/2006 10:34am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    37 Replies
    2,865 Views
  8. who owns 'teh real muay thai'?....

    Started by john joe, 9/05/2006 4:08pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    22 Replies
    1,693 Views
  9. The Essential Phil Elmore Collection

    Started by drew-jitsu, 9/05/2006 2:28pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    13 Replies
    3,743 Views
  10. Can somebody tell me if this guy is for real?

    Started by Wetzelbill, 9/04/2006 1:34am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    23 Replies
    2,135 Views
  11. Wikipedia MA bullshido?

    Started by Te(V)plar, 12/03/2005 8:14pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    28 Replies
    2,626 Views
  12. Phil Elmore and FM3-25.150

    Started by datdamnmachine, 9/05/2006 11:20am 
    5 Replies
    1,038 Views
  13. early 1900's european MMA?

    Started by hl1978, 8/31/2006 8:58am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    1,699 Views
  14. I would like a honest opinion on Action Kenpo karate

    Started by killwhiteybelt, 4/18/2005 5:31pm 
    11 Pages
    1 2 ... 11
    109 Replies
    12,624 Views
  15. I need info on Shingo-Ha Yoshukai Karate!

    Started by Airman Kai, 8/13/2006 3:42pm 
    3 Replies
    2,531 Views
  16. Dear Lord, I know someone that trains with Lt. X

    Started by Te(V)plar, 8/31/2006 6:20am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    30 Replies
    2,882 Views
  17. Interesting Wikipedia Listing

    Started by Nathan McScary, 9/04/2006 2:59am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    20 Replies
    1,745 Views
  18. If I ever get good...

    Started by Vulgar42Ox, 9/03/2006 6:47pm 
    9 Replies
    945 Views
  19. Is there some truth hidden in eastern martial arts?

    Started by Vulgar42Ox, 8/29/2006 7:46pm 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    66 Replies
    4,263 Views
  20. Continuous training ailments (achillies tendon)

    Started by Nemesai, 9/04/2006 9:20am 
    2 Replies
    836 Views
  21. Out of the mouths of babes

    Started by Rawk n Roller, 9/03/2006 11:12pm 
    7 Replies
    1,129 Views
  22. The worst teacher you've ever had

    Started by Matthius100, 1/27/2004 3:12pm 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    68 Replies
    10,405 Views
  23. The REAL influence behind BJJ

    Started by BomberH, 7/10/2006 12:09pm 
    8 Pages
    1 2 ... 8
    71 Replies
    6,162 Views
  24. Kenpo from Africa? I am so confused!

    Started by m4949, 6/11/2003 10:16am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    23 Replies
    1,718 Views
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