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An father takes his kid on a motorcycle road-trip across the United States, and recalls his past life, when he was insane, and the philosophies he had drowned in.
A terrible book, full stop.
Martial arts > Tanking >
"Tanking" is what a willing assistant would do in order to show proof of what is, in fact, staged for their audience.
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A kind of over-cooperation; What a willing assistant does to demonstrate what is actually faked.
If I step in the line of fire to take a hit for you, I am tanking for you. If I purposely fall to assist your throw, I am tanking for you. Tanking can be, but isn't always, deceptive.
As usual, I fizzled 2/3rds in.. I don't think I connected things well. Maybe this'll get rewritten in time.