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. JJ Machado Online Training?

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

    Started by Grashnak, 12/12/2005 3:20pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    23 Replies
    4,986 Views
  3. Proud Papa or Total Idiot ?

    Started by C Moon, 9/04/2006 2:07pm 
    5 Pages
    1 2 ... 5
    43 Replies
    2,550 Views
  4. Fake chi videos, good for a laugh.

    Started by Bluto Blutarsky, 8/31/2006 10:34am 
    4 Pages
    1 2 ... 4
    37 Replies
    2,973 Views
  5. who owns 'teh real muay thai'?....

    Started by john joe, 9/05/2006 4:08pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    22 Replies
    1,845 Views
  6. The Essential Phil Elmore Collection

    Started by drew-jitsu, 9/05/2006 2:28pm 
    2 Pages
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    13 Replies
    3,929 Views
  7. 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
    2,182 Views
  8. Wikipedia MA bullshido?

    Started by Te(V)plar, 12/03/2005 8:14pm 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    28 Replies
    2,736 Views
  9. Phil Elmore and FM3-25.150

    Started by datdamnmachine, 9/05/2006 11:20am 
    5 Replies
    1,056 Views
  10. early 1900's european MMA?

    Started by hl1978, 8/31/2006 8:58am 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    14 Replies
    1,770 Views
  11. 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
    12,881 Views
  12. I need info on Shingo-Ha Yoshukai Karate!

    Started by Airman Kai, 8/13/2006 3:42pm 
    3 Replies
    2,633 Views
  13. 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
    2,965 Views
  14. Interesting Wikipedia Listing

    Started by Nathan McScary, 9/04/2006 2:59am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    20 Replies
    1,843 Views
  15. If I ever get good...

    Started by Vulgar42Ox, 9/03/2006 6:47pm 
    9 Replies
    1,006 Views
  16. Is there some truth hidden in eastern martial arts?

    Started by Vulgar42Ox, 8/29/2006 7:46pm 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    66 Replies
    4,444 Views
  17. Continuous training ailments (achillies tendon)

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

    Started by Rawk n Roller, 9/03/2006 11:12pm 
    7 Replies
    1,152 Views
  19. The worst teacher you've ever had

    Started by Matthius100, 1/27/2004 3:12pm 
    7 Pages
    1 2 ... 7
    68 Replies
    10,791 Views
  20. The REAL influence behind BJJ

    Started by BomberH, 7/10/2006 12:09pm 
    8 Pages
    1 2 ... 8
    71 Replies
    6,305 Views
  21. Kenpo from Africa? I am so confused!

    Started by m4949, 6/11/2003 10:16am 
    3 Pages
    1 2 ... 3
    23 Replies
    1,788 Views
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  23. Poll Poll: OMFG!!! NEW "MMA" PLACE GONNA OPEN IN EASTERN CT!!

    Started by Scrapper, 9/01/2006 1:16pm 
    6 Pages
    1 2 ... 6
    54 Replies
    3,288 Views
  24. Mc Dojo Wars

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

    Started by Animosimony, 9/02/2006 9:19pm 
    2 Pages
    1 2
    10 Replies
    1,422 Views

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