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    Quote Originally Posted by It is Fake
    Did you watch the show?
    Yes, actually.
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    I agree with some of KS' points, but nonetheless, I enjoyed watching the show... It would've been a lot more entertaining if they put the bigger one in though, couldn't stand half the **** he spewed from his mouth. I'm laughing at the thought of him in the ring with someone like Yod or Sak.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Das Moose
    link doesnt work dude :(

    Could you put it up again or (even better) put it on youtube or dailymotion please?
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    Can't get those sites from the workplace man. Sorry :-(
    But I double checked the link; seems to work.

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    Ooh thx dude whatever happened it's working now :D

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    Well it can't be worse than that MTV true life show about kit cope.

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    Thanks for the links, KidSpatula.

    I thought the "Human Weapon" was pretty good considering the crap that usually passes for martial arts in television or other forms of pop culture. Even going to our local library and checking out the MA books there - so fucking terrible. Lots of myths that aren't even questioned. Then something like "Human Weapon" comes along and has some promising aspects - looking at how specific moves are done, training, ect - but it still comes off as kinda hokey - which it has to considering that the majority of their audience, let's face it, isn't going to know much about Muay Thai.

    It seems that with MMA, Muay Thai has won a lot of respect and a large following. To me, it's no coincidence that they picked MT to be in the first episode. But we know what happens when any MA get's huge - craptastic McDojos start appearing - using brick breaking, forms, ect. It sucks that they can use this show as an example of how these things are "practiced in Thailand" and will take up filler time at these places.

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    Screw all of you. How do you hate MT "too deadly for the ring" vs "sport" MT? Plus, it was like a real life Kickboxer movie were the JCVD gets tooled.
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    I gotta agree with KidS. That show sucked - maybe not as much as "Fight Science", but still. To have a pair of martial arts experts asking a pro MT coach if the "Hanuman" double-fist-punch-to-the-chin can work in the ring was uber-retarded.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Teh El Macho
    I gotta agree with KidS. That show sucked - maybe not as much as "Fight Science", but still. To have a pair of martial arts experts asking a pro MT coach if the "Hanuman" double-fist-punch-to-the-chin can work in the ring was uber-retarded.
    Agreed, with emphasis. I was yelling at the TV when they practiced it, "Your elbows are hitting his chest before your fists get to his face, you stupid ****!"

    Compared to that, I got Tourette's syndrome when the dumbass fought at the end.

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    On a lighter note, at least it didn't suck as much as Fight Science

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