Southpaw535's Recent Activity

  1. Southpaw535 replied to the thread Combat sports don't work in the street.

    I wouldn't use it as a hard and fast rule, but I do think there's at least some truth to the adage "showers don't stab, stabbers don't show"

    Aug 22, 2019 at 6:39 PM
  2. Southpaw535 replied to the thread Martial arts makes you worse, not better at self defense.

    My mistake. We chose to simply stick it here as a post to continue the discussion since this is where it seemed most fitting. Forgot to...

    Aug 21, 2019 at 3:48 PM
  3. Southpaw535 liked Mushroom's post in the thread The effectiveness of biting in self defense.

    Southpaw +100 on here.

    Aug 20, 2019 at 8:27 PM
  4. Southpaw535 liked Pretty In Pink's post in the thread Why i left martial arts.

    Let me put it another way. If you can not beat one of me, how will you beat two of me? If I can not beat three guys attacking me you...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 3:43 PM
  5. Southpaw535 liked Smitfire's post in the thread Why i left martial arts.

    I watched that video. It was horrible. You are claiming to teach self defence and yet you cannot display the fundamentals of power...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 3:43 PM
  6. Southpaw535 replied to the thread Why i left martial arts.

    I've seen it. It's why I said you can't throw a punch or a kick, so you can't claim to teach anyone effective self defence, no matter...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 3:42 PM
  7. Southpaw535 replied to the thread Why i left martial arts.

    I would argue if you can't demonstrate that you know how to throw a punch or a kick, you can't claim you teach effective self defence....

    Aug 20, 2019 at 3:11 AM
  8. Southpaw535 liked Pretty In Pink's post in the thread Why i left martial arts.

    Your offers to spar always seem to include multiple attackers and weapons. How about this? If you can't beat someone in an open rule...

    Aug 20, 2019 at 3:08 AM
  9. Southpaw535 replied to the thread The effectiveness of biting in self defense.

    How can they practice it safely in sparring though and still be able to do it under pressure if required to? You've dogged on sparring...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 7:20 PM
  10. Southpaw535 liked Smitfire's post in the thread The effectiveness of biting in self defense.

    Putting your mouth on a person and biting doesn't take much skill. Getting your mouth near enough a person to do that, in the chaos of a...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 6:40 PM
  11. Southpaw535 liked aaradia's post in the thread The effectiveness of biting in self defense.

    Mod note: no need to get into personal attacks. I shouldn't need to tell long time MAPpers' that they are against our TOS. Personal...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 5:07 PM
  12. Southpaw535 replied to the thread The effectiveness of biting in self defense.

    How does that qualify them? Are you really comfortable telling someone how to do something online and then letting them try to use it...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 5:07 PM
  13. Southpaw535 liked aaradia's post in the thread The problems with grappling and ground-fighting.

    Mod Note: Let's all stay on topic. No need to discuss someone's posts elsewhere that have nothing to do with MA's. Video's of his MA's...

    Aug 19, 2019 at 4:58 PM
  14. Southpaw535 replied to the thread The effectiveness of biting in self defense.

    Also, "you forget techniques requiring fine motor skill" But you're definitely going to do something like biting someone in the neck....

    Aug 19, 2019 at 3:24 PM