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  1. isshinryuronin replied to the thread Biggest martial art bs stories.

    I want to know more about those five attractive karate moms. It was a reality that being the (young) chief instructor had its perks -...

    Oct 23, 2020 at 8:08 PM
  2. isshinryuronin liked Buka's post in the thread Biggest martial art bs stories.

    I wholeheartedly agree with everything you said. I listed 73 because that's when we replaced the BS that my phony instructor was doing....

    Oct 23, 2020 at 7:45 PM
  3. isshinryuronin rated Hanzou's post Agree in the thread A serious question about Martial Arts and sex appeal..

    Jobo’s right. Women like humor, confidence, and security. Make them laugh, make them feel safe, and show that you take care of yourself,...

    Oct 23, 2020 at 3:07 PM
  4. isshinryuronin replied to the thread Biggest martial art bs stories.

    Original karate employed many open hand techniques, including grabs. Are these the "archaic" moves Hanzou was referring to? By putting...

    Oct 23, 2020 at 11:12 AM
  5. isshinryuronin liked JowGaWolf's post in the thread Biggest martial art bs stories.

    My thoughts: This usually happens simply because people don't learn how to deploy the other techniques. They learn kicking and...

    Oct 23, 2020 at 10:29 AM
  6. isshinryuronin rated Buka's post Agree in the thread Biggest martial art bs stories.

    I agree. With one caveat. I believe that anyone training an art that not only allows repeated contact striking, but demands it, has an...

    Oct 23, 2020 at 10:27 AM
  7. isshinryuronin rated Graywalker's post Agree in the thread Biggest martial art bs stories.

    You are correct, but Kickboxing was born from Karate...it's still simply Karate sparing with a few of the techniques not being used for...

    Oct 23, 2020 at 10:24 AM
  8. isshinryuronin rated dvcochran's post Agree in the thread Biggest martial art bs stories.

    You see it often on this forum. Someone will bash a general system using a specific style or experience. Unfortunately it is usually...

    Oct 23, 2020 at 10:24 AM
  9. isshinryuronin rated jobo's post Agree in the thread Your thoughts on a new training regimen.

    i only got so far through, but REST is important part of fitness, why hit the same muscles twice in one day, do enough to trigger...

    Oct 22, 2020 at 5:07 PM