Paul Nowicki wrote:
I'm not saying that its not a good martial art, or that you should not practice it, but the use of the word Aikido in the name clearly implies some kind of deception. At least it does to me and the majority of people who consider the Aikido FAQ definition as the correct one for the therm AIKIDO.
Just my two cents.
The Aikido FAQ is a general information source, but it isn't definitive. For starters, try this article.