Originally Posted by Lefty
That's what I thought.
Bil Gee, do you have any opinion on any of the origin stories that were posted earlier? Do you have any other stories you'd like to mention or have any theories that you'd like to get some feedback on?
Why are you asking for a list of core techniques and principles? Do you feel that the origin stories that were mentioned earlier are implausible because they contradict the fundamental principles of the style in some way?
At the moment it kind of comes across that you don't like the origin stories that were presented, and now you're trawling for information in an attempt to find something that will discredit them.