Being tattooed takes courage and there is no doubt about it. On the purely superficial level it might be a fashion statement but then you have to face social prejudice, other ppl’s opinions, sometimes serious consequences and discrimination. It’s all worth it, tho, b/c being tattooed, esp. heavily tattooed, lets you become the real you.
Japan and its dislike of tattoos! They have their reasons and when discussing it, we shouldn’t forget the social and cultural background! But maybe it’s about the time to realzie that tattoos not always equal crimes!
Academic world and tattoos – why the hell not?
Something to look forward? Some of the quotes are def. interesting!