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Old 08-06-2012, 09:17 AM   #176
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Re: How effective is aikido in self defense?

David Skaggs wrote: View Post
Boxing is more available to most people then Muay Thai.

Good boxers do anger management and the OODA loop.
Anger does not equal aggression - I was watching an interesting program on "The Anger Gene". I figure the jury is still out on that but in the study they found MMA tended not to have it. Apparently uncontrollable anger works against you.

Peter Rehse Shodokan Aikido
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