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Duct Tape Escape......

Double Post Day!!!

Okay if a criminal ever duct tapes your arms in front of you then utilize this technique to get out if possible. 49 more words

Martial Arts, Self Defense, Personal Protection, Instin

The Rack

The Rack

See You On The Mats!

Brian R. VanCise

Note: This blog is opinion only and neither Instinctive Response Training LLC or Brian R. VanCise are responsible for any third party actions. 17 more words

Martial Arts, Self Defense, Personal Protection, Instin

The Ultimate Fighter 20

So far the Ultimate Fighter 20 has been really good.  The ladies are really fighting hard and they all seem to have good quality skills which has been lacking in other seasons. 68 more words

Martial Arts, Self Defense, Personal Protection, Instin

Ix. Doing the Arithmetic Redux with Guttman Patterns

For almost the same thing as a PDF with better formatting: Doing the Arithmetic Redux

Many posts ago, I asserted that doing the arithmetic to get estimates of item difficulties for dichotomous items is almost trivial. 1,734 more words

Rasch Primer & Philosophy

Kalaripayattu

Kalaripayattu training Documentary by Dr.Suchith (Buddha Kalari)-Kalari fight techniques in Kerala

I have been to Kerela, South India and trained in Kalaripayattu and it is a beautiful and effective martial system.  61 more words

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Viiif: Apple Pie and Disordered Thresholds Redux

It has been suggested, with some justification, that I may be a little chauvinistic depending so heavily on a baseball analogy when pondering disordered thresholds. So for my friends in Australia, Cyprus, and the Czech Republic, I’ll try one based on apple pie. 844 more words

Rasch Primer & Philosophy