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. Muay Thai came from India (?????)

    Started by Teh El Macho, 9/08/2006 11:41pm 
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    21 Replies
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  2. president, owner and tenth degree black belt

    Started by TKD Black Belt, 3/16/2006 12:15pm 
    7 Pages
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    63 Replies
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  3. Carlson Gracie London

    Started by Bong, 8/31/2006 7:58pm 
    9 Replies
    2,227 Views
  4. Masters Associations

    Started by jabbajabba, 8/31/2006 2:19pm 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    32 Replies
    2,589 Views
  5. Today Challenged...

    Started by KFighter, 8/25/2006 6:14pm 
    17 Pages
    1 2 ... 17
    165 Replies
    11,598 Views
  6. JJ Machado Online Training?

    Started by MEGALEF, 7/26/2006 4:02am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    13 Replies
    3,840 Views
  7. Sifu "ranked number one" in the world?

    Started by Grashnak, 12/12/2005 3:20pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    23 Replies
    4,863 Views
  8. Proud Papa or Total Idiot ?

    Started by C Moon, 9/04/2006 2:07pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    43 Replies
    2,456 Views
  9. Fake chi videos, good for a laugh.

    Started by Bluto Blutarsky, 8/31/2006 10:34am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    37 Replies
    2,878 Views
  10. who owns 'teh real muay thai'?....

    Started by john joe, 9/05/2006 4:08pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    22 Replies
    1,709 Views
  11. The Essential Phil Elmore Collection

    Started by drew-jitsu, 9/05/2006 2:28pm 
    2 Pages
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    13 Replies
    3,800 Views
  12. 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
    2,141 Views
  13. Wikipedia MA bullshido?

    Started by Te(V)plar, 12/03/2005 8:14pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    28 Replies
    2,639 Views
  14. Phil Elmore and FM3-25.150

    Started by datdamnmachine, 9/05/2006 11:20am 
    5 Replies
    1,040 Views
  15. early 1900's european MMA?

    Started by hl1978, 8/31/2006 8:58am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    1,710 Views
  16. 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
    12,649 Views
  17. I need info on Shingo-Ha Yoshukai Karate!

    Started by Airman Kai, 8/13/2006 3:42pm 
    3 Replies
    2,559 Views
  18. 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
    2,888 Views
  19. Interesting Wikipedia Listing

    Started by Nathan McScary, 9/04/2006 2:59am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    20 Replies
    1,751 Views
  20. If I ever get good...

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

    Started by Vulgar42Ox, 8/29/2006 7:46pm 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    66 Replies
    4,284 Views
  22. Continuous training ailments (achillies tendon)

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

    Started by Rawk n Roller, 9/03/2006 11:12pm 
    7 Replies
    1,132 Views
  24. The worst teacher you've ever had

    Started by Matthius100, 1/27/2004 3:12pm 
    7 Pages
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    68 Replies
    10,435 Views
  25. The REAL influence behind BJJ

    Started by BomberH, 7/10/2006 12:09pm 
    8 Pages
    1 2 ... 8
    71 Replies
    6,173 Views

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