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Old 07-16-2007, 07:57 AM   #83
Paul Sanderson-Cimino
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Re: Aikido Techniques are Weapons Techniques

In response to Ryan: I completely agree with you that, theoretically, it should work just fine. (At least, from a certain beginning theoretical perspective.) Empirical reality is more complicated. This is the conflict that, at least for me, is a key motivator behind looking into theories about aikido's development and fighting rationale.
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