“I Want To Be A Mixed Martial Artist, What Classes Should I Take?”

I have it on good authority that Elon Musk is currently planning “Low-Orbit Neck Wrestling Heats”... I had the luxury of being agnostic.  When I began Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu some two decades ago MMA was nascent, and it was beyond my horizon.  I spent close to a year practicing pure Brazilian Jiujitsu 4-5 days a week,… Continue reading “I Want To Be A Mixed Martial Artist, What Classes Should I Take?”

Macroscopic MMA Concepts: The Box

Forest Not Trees. There is a wealth of instructional information available these days on the web for the rigorous student and the casual peruser alike.  It is easy to lose the forest for the trees when viewing a video with the niche specificity that you can indulge in from practitioners trying to make a name,… Continue reading Macroscopic MMA Concepts: The Box

What To Do With Your Son In This Era Of “Toxic Masculinity”?

Remember “Slug Bug?” If not, it was a game that I used to play when I was just a young lad.  Before Volkswagen had committed the cardinal sin of cheating at the expense of the environment by failing its breathalyzer test and then fibbing about it, Volkswagen made a “wagon for the people.”  They were ubiquitous…if… Continue reading What To Do With Your Son In This Era Of “Toxic Masculinity”?