And BESIDES, aikido IS jujutsu, anyhow, making it all pretty moot.
Budo (and yes, Virginia, aikido IS budo) is a great way to learn a lot about yourself, learn some _principles_ of unarmed/lightly-armed combat, leanr something about a unique and fascinating culture ...
cg aka LOEP [/b][/quote]
So which is it a Jujutsu? which it clearly is not or a budo? Which it clearly is. Budo is not jujutsu and
vice versa. Army combatives are not in any way shape or form a "do" form.
you are mixing definitions in your post. And I am not quite sure what you were trying to say by the mixed defintions either.