Re: Using ki-skills for "aiki" in Daito-Ryu
"If you're going to DEFEND yourself, why not start by explaining exactly why the pic shown could be correct?"
Why should he be put in a position to have to defend himself gratuitously? Why should he and his students be grist for a discussion mill? Why wasn't he asked? That was his point.
Seems like a natural reaction to me. FWIW