Why compare aikido to mixed martial arts (MMA)?
It is just a matter of time before MMA develops its true potential to become a major entertainment like professional wrestling. Stadiums filled with screaming fans, DVDs and pay-per-view shows; they already do that now. The only things missing are the fight scripts and outside-the-ring dramas.
Give them time...
This is not a martial art. It's $howbiz!
U herd it here furst.