Considering the VZ 58 as a survival gun

February 10, 2015SenshidoAdminUncategorized

We all heard the screeching noises from the ever-ending debate between AR and AK aficionados: the former yelling about the AK being uncomfortable to shoot, inaccurate, and “So Un-American” and the AK lovers telling their AR counterparts that Eugene Stoner’s baby is an unreliable piece of Tactical Gucci, that jams frequently, and is more high […]


Living in a High-Risk Environment

February 10, 2015SenshidoAdminUncategorized

My childhood in Lebanon during the Lebanese Civil War of 1975-1990 Hello guys and gals, my name is Georges Fahmy; I’m a Lebanese national, and a long time lurker of this wonderful blog (www.thesurvivlaistblog.net). I read this blog on a weekly basis and find most of the articles to be very informative and well-written. After […]


A Friendly Greeting

February 10, 2015SenshidoAdminUncategorized

Hello. You don’t know me and you never will, but I know you. I’ve been watching you. I’ve studied your habits and I will make myself known to you…when I see fit. I’ve bumped into you at the local supermarket. By the way, you and I share the same taste in cuisine. It’s too bad […]


Santa Claus is Shredding You Down

February 10, 2015SenshidoAdminUncategorized

Ho Ho Ho! Merry Christmas 😀 Here’s a funny replacement of the “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” Christmas Carol starring Senshido Santa. Enjoy 🙂 You better watch out You better go hide He knows you fucked up and you’re going to die Santa Claus is shredding you down He knows if you’re stealing He […]


Surviving the Service: A Woman’s Guide to Dealing with Cab Drivers in Lebanon

February 10, 2015SenshidoAdminUncategorized

Lebanon is a great place to vacation in: Excellent weather, sunny beaches, clean mountains, amazing night life, among other things make the country a favorite tourist attraction. Public transportation, however, isn’t one of Lebanon’s best-selling points: Many women had the disagreeable experience of sitting in a crowded bus or a foul-smelling cab, where the leers, […]


A Personal Story: Always Fight Back

February 10, 2015SenshidoAdminUncategorized

By Richard Dimitri “Hi, my name is Kris. In 1977, I was engaged to a very attractive young woman named Rebecca. We were totally in love and to be married in another five months, then she disappeared on September 20th, three days before her 21st birthday. Rewards were offered; an investigation was launched, but nothing […]


Surgeon General Warning

February 10, 2015SenshidoAdminUncategorized

Know What is Hazardous to your health When people think about Self Defense, they automatically picture a group of people, wearing pajamas, striking the air with their fists or feet while making weird noises, similar to those produced by live turkeys being prepped for Thanksgiving Day. My good friend and Senshido founder Richard Dimitri always […]


Avoiding Dangerous Liaisons

February 10, 2015SenshidoAdminUncategorized

Ladies, you all know the fairytale classic: Beautiful Princess meets Prince Charming, they get married, and live happily ever after. Sadly, many of you know also, from personal experience or hearsay, of situations where a girl starts living the fairytale, only to discover after the first kiss (or much later in the relationship) that Mr. […]


General Advice and Personal Protection Tips

February 10, 2015SenshidoAdminUncategorized

Criminals want three things from their victims: Valuables, Body, and Life Criminals fear three things: Pain, having attention drawn to the situation, and going to jail Keep in mind that criminals are not confined to shady neighborhoods; they can travel to “safe” areas and act upon opportunities there. Avoid fringe areas, locations that give attackers […]