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    Quote Originally Posted by technonaut View Post
    Personally, I think that as a matter of good form, an accusation against someone so highly ranked should come from someone equally ranked, who presents their own credentials for verification right along with the accusation.
    Cool. I would like to hereby mention that I am a 3000th-dan practitioner of any style you can think of.

    Please note that by your suggestion, good form would dictate that you would have to have a similar ludicrous rank to make an accusation.

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    I am a college graduate about to begin a TA position during grad school (undecided as to where I am going as of now). If you would like me to purchase a diploma mill PhD, so I too can hide behind a fake doctorate, then I will in order to have his "rank".

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    Nope

    No, I just happened across the World Hombu Dojo Association website and was doing some research about them.

    Quote Originally Posted by It is Fake View Post
    Really, Did you study his style?

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    That's true

    What I meant was someone highly ranked such as a "Master." I didn't literally mean you need to be the Grand Puhbah.

    Quote Originally Posted by Chili Pepper View Post
    Cool. I would like to hereby mention that I am a 3000th-dan practitioner of any style you can think of.

    Please note that by your suggestion, good form would dictate that you would have to have a similar ludicrous rank to make an accusation.

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    Quote Originally Posted by technonaut View Post
    What I meant was someone highly ranked such as a "Master." I didn't literally mean you need to be the Grand Puhbah.
    This doesn't make your assertion any better.

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    Quote Originally Posted by technonaut View Post
    What I meant was someone highly ranked such as a "Master." I didn't literally mean you need to be the Grand Puhbah.
    Thanks for the clarification, but honestly, you're still wrong. It is precisely your attitude which is a huge problem in martial arts, and allows everything from resume-padding all the way up to outright fraud.

    "Surely you can't be questioning Sokitumi Sensei! He was training with Bruce Lee, Morihei Uyeshiba and Mas Oyama before you were even born! Perhaps in another 20 years or so, you'll have attained the experience and depth of training to make such an outrageous accusation, but until then, sit in your horse-stance, and make sure your payments are in on the first of every month."

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