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    In the blackest moment of a dying world, what have you become? supporting member
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    Quote Originally Posted by Vieux Normand View Post
    I wouldn't have been reminding our resident Buddha about the "I'm-the-ony-monk-who-hasn't-broken-his-vow-of-silence" story, would I?

    Noooooooooo.
    I didn't hear a peep.

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    Quote Originally Posted by W. Rabbit View Post
    That is only a problem if you make it a problem by caring about opposites and other dualities.
    Its only a problem if you call it a problem, which you did.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Permalost View Post
    Its only a problem if you call it a problem, which you did.
    This is true.

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    Quote Originally Posted by W. Rabbit View Post
    I didn't hear a peep.
    Indeed, the whole thread is actually one of deafening silence.

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    Quote Originally Posted by doofaloofa View Post
    i have the answer lads

    Let the 'Traditional' styls keep Martial Art

    Let the others become Martial Crafts

    To designate which is which use this test

    If form follows function, ie its' look is secondary to its' effectiveness, Martial Craft

    If function follows form, ie its' effectiveness is secondary to its' look, Martial Art
    I am starting to think the term Martial Arts is pretty freaking stupid to begin with.

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    Quote Originally Posted by goodlun View Post
    I am starting to think the term Martial Arts is pretty freaking stupid to begin with.
    道 (D'oh!)

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    Quote Originally Posted by doofaloofa View Post
    I blame fuckin Sun Tzu
    Stop doing it then. Bloke's been dead a while anyways.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Permalost View Post
    Its only a problem if you call it a problem, which you did.
    "The problem is you don't know there's a problem."

    Who said that and what movie.
    "We often joke -- and we really wish it were a joke -- that you will only encounter two basic problems with your 'self-defense' training.
    1) That it doesn't work
    2) That it does work"
    -Animal MacYoung

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    Quote Originally Posted by Permalost View Post
    Its only a problem if you call it a problem, which you did.
    "The problem is you don't know there's a problem."

    Who said that and what movie.
    "We often joke -- and we really wish it were a joke -- that you will only encounter two basic problems with your 'self-defense' training.
    1) That it doesn't work
    2) That it does work"
    -Animal MacYoung

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