Here’s the thing, your first tattoo is the scariest right? It’s the first time you’re committing to something so permanent that it’ll stay with you for the rest of your life. The fear made me cautious, so I made sure to do a lot of research before I got it, and safe to say it was perfect! Then I started thinking about my second tattoo.
One morning at the ripe young age of 18, I booked a stick-and-poke artist and left it up to god. Worst decision ever because now I have a tattoo of something that looks like a leaf/flower interspersed with the most unintelligible morse code puns right under my arm.
While I still hate it, I know I’m not the only one who’s got tattoos they regret. So I did some digging. Here are 11 tattoos that are not only formidable pieces of art but also prompt the baffling question: why?
This Man Never Took A Single Physics Class
From the light passing through the prism to the uneven lines, it’s all questionable.
Re-Think What’s Precious To You
I really didn’t think you could make Gollum look uglier.
Eminem + MnM
If someone made an NFT out of this in 2022, I bet it would have sold for millions.
Animals With Feet Is A New Fear
Now that’s how you do modern art.
Here’s One More
The prompt: make me a baby wolf. He could have been a little clearer though.
What Did They Do To You, Bojack?
Rule of thumb: ask what the tattoo will look like before committing to it.
How Would You Even Describe This To Someone Who Has Never Seen It?
The worst thing to come out of The Simpsons, ngl.
As a writer and big fan of Pinocchio, this one hurt my heart.
“Hi, Can You Do A Normal Looking Angel?”
Man’s never seen an angel before, but then again, can you say you have?
Two Pecs Are Not Enough?
I’m as dumbfounded as you are about this one to be very honest.
Saved The Best For Last!
Okay, this one was fire, you have to admit!
So, there you have it – 11 tattoos that are more ‘what were they thinking?‘ than ‘wow!’ Whether they’re conversation starters or just head-scratchers, one thing’s for sure: they’re unforgettable!
Featured Images: Reddit (r/badtattoos), Unsplash