Or were you just making a dick joke too? Cause that's what Resonance is doing there.
In general, I wouldn't say Aikido sucks.
This, however, does:
However, it's possible that I just don't get it.
What's the deal? You get to a certain level and everyone below you is brainwashed into doing pratfalls so as not to embarass the guy with the nicest jammie-pants?
People can pay to do whatever they want AFAIC but to try and pass off what amounts to basically "play fighting" as "effective self defense" is kind of shiesty IMHO.
Now, I've tried throwing hadukens IRL and let me tell you, the results were underwhelming at best...
Because it's for pussies.
Why? Because this is a more practical demonstration than anything I've seen from the Magic Pants crew:
Aikido sucks becasue I had to stop judo and kendo for six months, but was able to continuing training aikido (doctors orders - aikido is classed as non-contact). I put on 7 kg. I look fat in my special magic pants. I bought a kitten and gained another chin. I blame aikido for this.