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A Punch of Belief, Not Effort

Newsletter 942 The Punch That is NOT a Punch! I’ve probably thrown a few million punches in my life. 50 years times 365 days (and yes, I do work out EVERY day!) multiplied by as little as 100 punches (and … Continue reading

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A Question About Terrorism and the Martial Arts

The Martial Arts Question of a Terrorist! I get tired of hearing about school bullies, secret fighting techniques, and which martial art is best, especially when the real problem is one terrorist, one bomb, and you’ve only got time for … Continue reading

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How to Make Karate into Tai Chi Chuan

Can you use Tai Chi to Learn Karate? First, comes the question, why would anybody want to make karate into tai chi chuan? Lots of reasons, actually. First, learning how to do Karate Tai Chi style opens the doors for … Continue reading

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Big Books on How to be a Professional Martial Arts Instructor…

Newsletter 872 Final Word on Professional Martial Arts Instructor Happy Sunday morning! I find sunday work outs to be so spiritual. But any day of the week, I can get spiritual by doing a form. You simply get into your … Continue reading

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Secret of Hitting REALLY Hard!

Newsletter 822 What is Behind a True Punch! The first time I ever actually hit someone I was shocked. I had trained for 20 years, and I actually had no idea what it was like to hit somebody for real. … Continue reading

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The Difference Between Bruce Lee and You

Finding the Truth of Bruce Lee…and Yourself Posted at AlCase.wordpress.com. Sign up for newsletter there. Okay, so what is the difference between Bruce Lee and yourself? Let me list some things, and we will see how you fare. Remember, however, … Continue reading

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Ed Parker Admits Too Many Kenpo Techniques

Does Kenpo Have Too Many Techniques? This was forwarded to me  by the erudite Tom Jackson. It backs up matrixing, and really says the truth about Parker and the many techniques of Kenpo, and in PArker’s own quote! You’ll have … Continue reading

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How Protective Gear Ruined the Martial Arts

Protective Gear Makes You hit Harder Speaking of martial arts protective gear, I was there when it was first introduced. This was about 1968, I was an instructor at a Chinese Kenpo school, and the school owner came out and … Continue reading

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Should You Take a Gun to a Martial Arts Fight?

Gunfighters Take Second Place to Martial Arts Fighter! I get all sorts of emags, having to do with martial arts, of course, and prepping, and that includes a lot of knife and gun mags. Hey, guns ARE (regardless of what … Continue reading

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Advice to Martial Artists from a Mugger

Advice from a Mugger! Okay. I’m a mugger! Got to earn a living, and I usually earn it on shmucks like you. I simply come up behind you and conk you with a baseball bat and take all your money … Continue reading

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