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Submit Your Jiu Jitsu Plateau


You’re at a plateau in your jiu jitsu - another long period of time where no progression is seen.  You’re in that area of limbo where you’re just floating and everyone above you is getting better, everyone below you is inching closer and you’re

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Submit Your Jiu Jitsu Plateau


You’re at a plateau in your jiu jitsu - another long period of time where no progression is seen.  You’re in that area of limbo where you’re just floating and everyone above you is getting better, everyone below you is inching closer and you’re

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The Lawn


I had last told my wife she was pretty when she was still debating my favorite meal.  Staring up at the ceiling with potatoes on my chest, it was plainly obvious that had I mentioned it more often through the

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The Lawn


I had last told my wife she was pretty when she was still debating my favorite meal.  Staring up at the ceiling with potatoes on my chest, it was plainly obvious that had I mentioned it more often through the

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Guard From Anywhere


Having been injured lately, I’ve been off the mat quite a bit.  Because of that, I’ve also been watching more and getting more questions – most of them about different guards and what they look like and physics behind them. 

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Guard From Anywhere


Having been injured lately, I’ve been off the mat quite a bit.  Because of that, I’ve also been watching more and getting more questions – most of them about different guards and what they look like and physics behind them. 

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Infamous American Sports Incidents You May Have Forgotten About


Sports are awesome.  When the athlete loses their shit during a game, that sport is even awesomer.  If you’ve ever heard about the “Immaculate reception”, Muhammad Ali’s “Phantom punch” or that hockey player that nearly got his head cut off

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Infamous American Sports Incidents You May Have Forgotten About


Sports are awesome.  When the athlete loses their shit during a game, that sport is even awesomer.  If you’ve ever heard about the “Immaculate reception”, Muhammad Ali’s “Phantom punch” or that hockey player that nearly got his head cut off

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4 Incredible Facts You Want To Know (and how to make Pac-man sounds)


They say that you learn something new every day. That’s probably true unless you’re hungover for 30 straight hours.  But even then you’ll probably learn something new…like how you and tequila don’t mix, or how you can still wet your bed

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4 Incredible Facts You Want To Know (and how to make Pac-man sounds)


They say that you learn something new every day. That’s probably true unless you’re hungover for 30 straight hours.  But even then you’ll probably learn something new…like how you and tequila don’t mix, or how you can still wet your bed

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5 Driving Habits That Piss Us All Off


Sometimes (most of the time), other people will make you angry.  Sometimes they’ll infuriate you, and yet SOMETIMESER, they’ll blow you through the roof with the stupid and inconsiderate things they do. All the time, however, this stuff will take place while

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5 Driving Habits That Piss Us All Off


Sometimes (most of the time), other people will make you angry.  Sometimes they’ll infuriate you, and yet SOMETIMESER, they’ll blow you through the roof with the stupid and inconsiderate things they do. All the time, however, this stuff will take place while

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You Aren’t Fighting 100% – Until You Let Go


Athletically speaking, there’s a place called “The Zone” – It’s that place that people go where they can’t be beaten.  You’ve been there before, albeit very rarely.  That time in school where you “couldn’t be stopped” or you “didn’t know what

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You Aren’t Fighting 100% – Until You Let Go


Athletically speaking, there’s a place called “The Zone” – It’s that place that people go where they can’t be beaten.  You’ve been there before, albeit very rarely.  That time in school where you “couldn’t be stopped” or you “didn’t know what

Best Reviews EVER (Kind of)


I never ordered anything online until I gave it one shot, had a good experience then found out that they ask me to REVIEW MY EXPERIENCE.  Awesome.  I absolutely did review my experience for their world-known and extremely popular website.  Although my

Best Reviews EVER (Kind of)


I never ordered anything online until I gave it one shot, had a good experience then found out that they ask me to REVIEW MY EXPERIENCE.  Awesome.  I absolutely did review my experience for their world-known and extremely popular website.  Although my

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Advice From The Best Samurai Ever


When asking yourself, “Who is the greatest Samurai ever?” there is only one answer – Miyamoto Musashi, he is widely regarded as the best Samurai that has ever lived.   Not including any wars, he is believed to be undefeated in challenges

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Advice From The Best Samurai Ever


When asking yourself, “Who is the greatest Samurai ever?” there is only one answer – Miyamoto Musashi, he is widely regarded as the best Samurai that has ever lived.   Not including any wars, he is believed to be undefeated in challenges

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Some Random Jiu Jitsu Tips For Your Game


Jiu Jitsu borders steak and tits on my list of things that I think are awesome.  I’ve come to the reality that black belts won’t give away secrets that they’ve spent years discovering from thousands of hours of rolling.  They

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Some Random Jiu Jitsu Tips For Your Game


Jiu Jitsu borders steak and tits on my list of things that I think are awesome.  I’ve come to the reality that black belts won’t give away secrets that they’ve spent years discovering from thousands of hours of rolling.  They

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Weak Point Training In Jiu Jitsu – It Isn’t That Bad


Last Friday was the 13th.  It was also one of the best days of rolling I’ve had in a while…go figure. With school and work (and injuries) lately, my jitz time has really taken a back seat to that bastard

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Weak Point Training In Jiu Jitsu – It Isn’t That Bad


Last Friday was the 13th.  It was also one of the best days of rolling I’ve had in a while…go figure. With school and work (and injuries) lately, my jitz time has really taken a back seat to that bastard

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5 MORE Insane Internet Pictures (Graded By Me)


I must admit…I had a blast writing the first “*Insane Internet Image Grading”, which you can see here. So much so, that I’ve decided to take this one-step further, by actually letting the internet choose the phrase for the picture, and again choosing

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5 MORE Insane Internet Pictures (Graded By Me)


I must admit…I had a blast writing the first “*Insane Internet Image Grading”, which you can see here. So much so, that I’ve decided to take this one-step further, by actually letting the internet choose the phrase for the picture, and again choosing

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Top 5 Items/Skills Necessary For Surviving The Zombie Apocalypse


As each day goes by, the chance of a zombie apocalypse seems more imminent.  Therefore, you need guidance, and movies don’t help because those aren’t real zombies.  A real zombie will fuck you up – real quiet-like.   I have made a

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Top 5 Items/Skills Necessary For Surviving The Zombie Apocalypse


As each day goes by, the chance of a zombie apocalypse seems more imminent.  Therefore, you need guidance, and movies don’t help because those aren’t real zombies.  A real zombie will fuck you up – real quiet-like.   I have made a

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My Critique of Insane Internet Pictures


I’ve decided to come up with a formula (verb – noun – noun) and type it into search engines.  I will take the most interesting photo from the fist page and analyze it…you know, like an art lover but with the

"Cry, child!"

My Critique of Insane Internet Pictures


I’ve decided to come up with a formula (verb – noun – noun) and type it into search engines.  I will take the most interesting photo from the fist page and analyze it…you know, like an art lover but with the

"Eh? Eh?  haha, gotcha muthafucka!"

I Know Everything About You (The 5 Handshakes That Give It Away)


The dumbest thing you can do in war is give yourself away.  Give away your position, your intentions, your gun (duh)…you’re done.  It’s war, man.  So why on Earth would you give something away about yourself without the need to?

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I Know Everything About You (The 5 Handshakes That Give It Away)


The dumbest thing you can do in war is give yourself away.  Give away your position, your intentions, your gun (duh)…you’re done.  It’s war, man.  So why on Earth would you give something away about yourself without the need to?

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Uchi Mata Tips (Mistakes I Make)


Yesterday I took 2nd in the Utah State Judo Championships.  I didn’t take first for one reason; I didn’t commit to my uchi-mata. Let me explain.  I took up Judo/Jiu-Jitsu nearly 3 years ago and finally have a wall nearing

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Uchi Mata Tips (Mistakes I Make)


Yesterday I took 2nd in the Utah State Judo Championships.  I didn’t take first for one reason; I didn’t commit to my uchi-mata. Let me explain.  I took up Judo/Jiu-Jitsu nearly 3 years ago and finally have a wall nearing

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Things Break, Suck It Up


In the last two years and some change, here is a list of injuries that I’ve suffered during Judo randori and BJJ tournaments and rolling: Torn trapezius Fractured rib Torqued (sprained) neck x 2 (yes, my guillotine defense needs work)

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Things Break, Suck It Up


In the last two years and some change, here is a list of injuries that I’ve suffered during Judo randori and BJJ tournaments and rolling: Torn trapezius Fractured rib Torqued (sprained) neck x 2 (yes, my guillotine defense needs work)

I Grow Like a Plant


I’ve been told many times over that I have a gift for writing.  As a teenager (the first time I heard it), I was understandably upset.  The last thing a teenage boy wants to hear is that his gift involves

I Grow Like a Plant


I’ve been told many times over that I have a gift for writing.  As a teenager (the first time I heard it), I was understandably upset.  The last thing a teenage boy wants to hear is that his gift involves