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Old 07-09-2006, 01:40 AM   #345
DonMagee
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Re: Aikido minus mysticism: a step forward

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Michael Gallagher wrote:
And the problem with doing this in martial arts is ....? Yes, with a newbie, you don't hurl terminology at him. But one would expect the newbie to pick it up as he or she went along. Giving out a handout with the terminology also helps. Then they can memorize it at their own pace. So I guess this is not bad after all?
No problem with it, except for I dont know what 90% of the japanese I know actually means. Hell, I don't even know what sushi means and I order it at least once a month. So I'm just spouting off words for the sake of spouting them off.

- Don
"If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough" - Albert Einstein
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