The Limit of Competency in Martial Arts
I was just reading Scary's post "BJJ Musings", and I read this: > Anyway mathematically speaking the more I roll with really > good opponents the harder they'll find it to beat m...

Deadly confrontation Friends described retired music executive Lawrence Weiss and chiropractor Stephen Shaw as mi...

Good BJJ book or video on fighting from the Guard
Was looking through Tim Cartmell's book 'Passing the Guard' and I was wondering if there was a good book or video out there on just the opposite, specifically, fighting from the guard? Or s...

Iraq war based on lies, report says Spy Agencies Were `Dead Wrong' on Iraq, Report Says (Update3) March 31 (Bloomberg) -- U.S. intelligence was ``...

Hey look, more pictures
I've got some pictures up from a light sparring class we had a few weeks ago. Rubber knives, light contact. The best part is, for you guys, I'm not in any of them so your eyes are safe.

So you're thinking of moving to Canada, eh?
If you are thinking of moving to Canada... Think again. It's not that easy. Moving to Canada, Eh? Let Slate help you decide if it's really for you. By Dahlia Lithwick and Al...

Bush OKs purchase of F-16s by Pakistan
============================================================================= Bush OKs purchase of F-16s by Pakistan 15-year ban reversed as reward to ally Peter Baker, Washington Post ...

Got up early this morning and finished " Arabian Sands" . Took me longer than usual to finish it because I was reading "SAS Secret War in South East Asia" at the same time. "Arabian Sa...

Man stabbed for selling virtual sword Some people take this all far too seriously... -- Karim <remove SPAMFREE: krashad at SPAMorbisFREEuk dot com>...

U.S. Misled Allies About N. Korea Nuclear Export =3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D= =3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D=3D...

Cheap sap solution?
The other night my wife brought something home from Barnes and Noble called a "book weight". It's basically a piece of leather with lead weights sewn into both ends, used to hold open ...

GI: Killing helpless Iraqi was "honorable"[/url] Soldier: Killing Iraq Man Was 'Honorable' By MELISSA EDDY WIESBADEN, Ge...

Bush decries border project Bush decries border project By James G. Lakely THE WASHINGTON TIMES WACO, Texas - Presiden...

Water Bottles = water Filled Saps & blackjacks?
I managed to get a bottle of water today (I know: yuppie) that is amazingly "billy club" like. 600ml, some kind of reinforced plastic with an almost graspable handle / neck. The base i...

World Tai Chi & Qigong day, April 30, 2005
The Eighth Annual World Tai Chi & Qigong Day will be celebrated on April 30 2005. This year, the Jing Ying Institute has scheduled activities at Quiet Waters Park in Annapolis Maryland from ...

Diego Again?
Ok. I must admit that I agreed with the judges decision to give the win to Diego based on Josh's complete unwillingness to throw a blow while on the ground. But I'm terribly disappointed i...

Nemo's hero Chumpsky shown to be an idiot
Couldn't resist this one for the gullible anti-establishment crowd.... Here's the brilliant verdict from Gerald's intellectual hero on our favorite fake Indian with the Swiss-cheese wr...

Fastest Hand Speed?
Which striking art produces the fastest hands? Can WC chain-punchers out-speed the quickest pro boxers? Or is there some other, esoteric art that claims the fastest hands? ...

Video of Police Gun Expert

Elvis Sighting I'd say Rickson by an Arm lock Scary.

Are you a hypocrite? Are You A Hypocrite? by Lonnie Lee Best The goal of this page is not only to inform you of whether you are a hypocrite or...

I, for one, welcome our Despotic Third World Overlords! " has good interview with the UN's ITU Director, Houlin Zhao, and his desire to regulate the internet. He says "One o...

Tools, again.
So, what happens when a pretty young lady needs a stick? That's right, she comes to the ugly "prone to violence" motherfucker in the office who's got one! Sucker. Pier...

Dumb Criminals
In the spirit of the thread about fighting back against robbers I present the following story. Bryce

Won't someone think of (fighting) the children? [from the discussion] " The specifics: You are in an enclosed area, roughly the size of a bask...

IMO Judicial Stupidity
I'm not a Christian, nor very religious, and I'm generally against the death penalty. I post this because I find the ruling moronic. Are judges now going to only allow atheists on to jurie...

WOTT - The Pitfalls of using a Stick as a stand-in for a Blade in training
Weekly On Topic Thread (WOTT): The Pitfalls of using a Stick as a stand-in for a Blade in training It's common, and has been for thousands of years, to use a stick as a stan...

What NOT to do - When Federal Agents Come Knocking
Some good advice someone posted to misc.survivalism. Thought some here might be interested especially considering how some of you like to live on the. . .um. . . let's say edge. . . of t...

taiji and kung fu
this post is basicly to give each other information about what you know about kun g fu, or/and taiji. im new to yang style tai chi and tai chi combat, applications and i wanna go ...

History of Martial Arts
Hello everyone at RMA! This is my first post to rec.martial-arts, so I apologize if my message seems to be in the wrong place for the kind of request I have. First of all so...

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