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. who owns 'teh real muay thai'?....

    Started by john joe, 9/05/2006 4:08pm 
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  2. The Essential Phil Elmore Collection

    Started by drew-jitsu, 9/05/2006 2:28pm 
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  3. Can somebody tell me if this guy is for real?

    Started by Wetzelbill, 9/04/2006 1:34am 
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    23 Replies
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  4. Wikipedia MA bullshido?

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

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

    Started by hl1978, 8/31/2006 8:58am 
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  7. 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
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  8. I need info on Shingo-Ha Yoshukai Karate!

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

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

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

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

    Started by Vulgar42Ox, 8/29/2006 7:46pm 
    7 Pages
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    66 Replies
    4,180 Views
  13. Continuous training ailments (achillies tendon)

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

    Started by Rawk n Roller, 9/03/2006 11:12pm 
    7 Replies
    1,117 Views
  15. The worst teacher you've ever had

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

    Started by BomberH, 7/10/2006 12:09pm 
    8 Pages
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    71 Replies
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  17. Kenpo from Africa? I am so confused!

    Started by m4949, 6/11/2003 10:16am 
    3 Pages
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    23 Replies
    1,656 Views
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  19. Poll Poll: OMFG!!! NEW "MMA" PLACE GONNA OPEN IN EASTERN CT!!

    Started by Scrapper, 9/01/2006 1:16pm 
    6 Pages
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    54 Replies
    3,096 Views
  20. Mc Dojo Wars

    Started by JaySmooth01, 9/02/2006 5:56pm 
    7 Replies
    899 Views
  21. BJJ Bullshido?

    Started by Animosimony, 9/02/2006 9:19pm 
    2 Pages
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    10 Replies
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  22. How much time between ranks of dan in your art?

    Started by leo1970, 9/01/2006 12:50pm 
    2 Pages
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    18 Replies
    1,437 Views
  23. Kiai!

    Started by butterfinger, 9/01/2006 1:55pm 
    2 Pages
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    16 Replies
    1,513 Views
  24. ModeratiOWNED: can someone please tell me how to log out?

    Started by roberts, 2/15/2009 8:57pm 
  25. Street v. Sport: Wrong Terminology Leads to Misunderstanding

    Started by EULOGY, 8/30/2006 12:59am 
    9 Pages
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